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The most recent ITS Alerts affecting E-mail (spam, phishing) are listed below and are also published via the E-mail (spam, phishing) Alerts RSS feed. In addition to the alerts below, a list of the most recently analyzed entries in the National Vulnerability Database (NVD) is provided on the right side of this page.

green boxResolved: Penn State email is partially unavailable

Last updated on October 3, 2018 at 01:33:35 PM

This issue has been resolved, and email has been restored to normal functionality. Original Alert Information: PEOPLE AND LOCATIONS IMPACTED: Some students, faculty, and staff at all Penn State locations...read more

green boxResolved: Webaccess authentication services are slow

Last updated on August 20, 2018 at 02:03:32 PM

This issue has been resolved, and authentication has been restored to normal functionality. PEOPLE AND LOCATIONS IMPACTED: All students, faculty, and staff at all Penn State locations IT SERVICE(S) IMPACTED:...read more

green boxResolved: New Email Accounts Unavailable for Some New Students.

Last updated on May 17, 2018 at 12:00:30 PM

A software update has been deployed that has resolved the issue with email account creation for new students.

green boxResolved: Office 365 E-Mail Spam Filtering Update

Last updated on May 9, 2018 at 04:05:24 PM

The update has been completed successfully. Early-access Office 365 users will see better spam mitigation, additional security features and more efficient delivery thanks to a number of improvements. Users provisioned...read more

green boxResolved: Known Error impacting Outgoing Penn State Emails

Last updated on March 3, 2018 at 11:01:47 AM

Emails are no longer being blocked and this issue has been resolved.

green boxResolved: Network Connection Maintenance

Last updated on January 8, 2018 at 06:08:05 AM

Maintenance is complete and systems are running as expected. If you experience any further difficulties, please contact the IT Service Desk at itservicedesk@psu.edu or 814-865-HELP.

green boxResolved: Known Error impacting 2nd Factor Authentication

Last updated on January 4, 2018 at 02:54:19 PM

Penn State IT staff and the Office of Information Security (OIS) have implemented a fix for 2nd Factor Authentication (DUO) around 1 p.m. today. If you are still experiencing issues,...read more

green boxResolved: Enterprise Network Modification

Last updated on September 21, 2017 at 06:49:48 AM

On Thursday 9/21, starting at 05:00 and lasting roughly till 07:00, Data Centers Services, in cooperation with Enterprise IT Systems Engineering, will be reconfiguring several enterprise networks. The complexity and...read more

green boxResolved: Enterprise Network Modification

Last updated on September 13, 2017 at 06:24:43 AM

On Wednesday 9/13, starting at 06:00 Data Centers Services, in cooperation with Enterprise IT Systems Engineering and Enterprise Networking and Communication Services, will be reconfiguring several enterprise networks. The complexity...read more

green boxResolved: Enterprise Network Modification

Last updated on September 12, 2017 at 05:15:01 AM

On Tuesday 9/12, starting at 05:00 Data Centers Services, in cooperation with Enterprise IT Systems Engineering and Enterprise Networking and Communication Services, will be reconfiguring several enterprise networks, in preparation...read more

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