What is the OpenSSL Heartbleed Bug?

April 9, 2014

A serious software vulnerability was recently announced by US-CERT as well as other cybersecurity news sources. The vulnerability is being referred to as ‘The Heartbleed Bug’ see http://krebsonsecurity.com/2014/04/heartbleed-bug-exposes-passwords-web-site-encryption-keys/ and is reported to impact as many as 66% of Internet websites.


12 Scams of the Holidays

December 4, 2013

It’s that time of year to remind our co-workers, students and family members to be aware of an increase in information security risks during the holiday season. McAfee has put together a list of ‘The 12 Scams of Christmas’ to … Continued


Symantec CleanWipe Utility Updated to 12.1RU4

November 5, 2013

The IT distribution share of CleanWipe has been updated to version 12.1RU4


Symantec CleanWipe Utility Updated to 12.1RU3

October 9, 2013

The IT distribution share of CleanWipe has been updated to version 12.1RU3


Symantec Endpoint Protection 12.1RU3 Now Available

October 9, 2013

Upgrade to the latest release of Symantec Endpoint Protection:-12.1.3001.165 for Windows and 12.1.2015 for Mac OS.


What is the MUnet Spam Firewall?

September 3, 2013

The MUnet Spam Firewall is a mail security service which exists between the Internet and the MU campus e-mail servers. The Spam Firewall one of several layers of defense against e-mail borne security threats such as viruses, spoofing, phishing and spyware attacks.


Update of Symantec Endpoint Protection for Windows OS Available

July 1, 2013

Upgrade to the latest release of Symantec Endpoint Protection for Windows OS


Update of Symantec Endpoint Protection for Windows OS Available

May 31, 2013

Upgrade to the latest release of Symantec Endpoint Protection for Windows OS


Anti-Virus Protection for Windows 8 and Apple Mac OS 10.8

April 26, 2013

As of 13-January 2013, the Marshall University Office of Information Technology began supporting the use of Symantec Endpoint Protection 12.1RU2 / ver 12.1.2xxx and newer for support of Windows 8 and earlier versions of the OS on both University- and … Continued


Java Zero-Day Vulnerability CVE-2013-0422

January 14, 2013

Windows PC and Mac users who have the Oracle Java JRE web plug-in version 7u10 and below should immediately update to the latest release of Java JRE 7u11…