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July 01, 2020

Cognitive dissonance is the culprit.

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An image of data and a head with neurons inside that reads "Everyone knows they have weak passwords. So why aren't they changing them?"

Read more to explore the phenomenon of cybersecurity cognitive dissonance, and how to overcome it. 

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June 14, 2020

We just upgraded our map.

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Image of complex subway map with the text "Navigating our website doesn't have to feel this complicated."

Check out our new and improved role based guidance pages. Whether you're a department head, IT resource user, researcher, or LSP, you can start at your personalized page to find your way around our website with ease. 

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June 14, 2020

View past articles that were displayed on the homepage.

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An image of the rotunda with the text "check out the highlight reel."

Read more to take a look back at featured pages. 

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May 29, 2020

Legacy Root Certificate Expiration!

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Picture of expiring root certificate

A major SSL root certificate on servers will expire this Saturday, May 30, 2020, between 6:00 - 7:00 a.m. Eastern time.
If the root certificate store of the server has been updated in the last two years, you' re OK, but legacy systems, embedded systems, and some Linux systems may have issues.
 

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May 22, 2020

That includes protection from cyber attacks.

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Image of a surgical mask with the text, "Protecting yourself from harm is especially important in a pandemic."

Unfortunately, hackers are using fear surrounding the COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) pandemic to gain access to confidential information via phishing emails. Learn how to recognize and prevent these common cyber attacks. 

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May 20, 2020

Don't worry, we have your answers.

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A photo of the academical village at UVA with the words "We know IT can be a little bit complicated."

Check out our new and easy frequently asked questions page for faster solutions. 

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