May 31, 2022
UW will enable two-factor authentication (2FA) on June 15 on your account when signing in with UW NetID on the web; 2FA is a new, required security feature for faculty and is designed to keep your account and our institution safer.
December 13, 2021
Your access to email, data storage and other IT services changes or expires after your affiliations with the University change.
October 11, 2021
Learn why UW Information Technology partnered with one of the leading cybersecurity firms in the world to provide a new email filtering system for the UW.
June 8, 2021
Recent changes to Google’s Workspace for Education will have major implications for UW-IT’s ability to provide UW Google. Read the full email message about this and other changes.
January 15, 2020
Learn how to protect yourself from cybercriminals who try to steal an employee’s login credentials so that they can download Wage and Tax Statements (Form W-2). They then can use the W-2 information to electronically file a fraudulent federal income tax return in the employee’s name. By changing the bank account number, the cybercriminals receive the refund. Fortunately, your vigilance and Duo, the UW’s two-factor authentication system, can play a pivotal role in protecting employee data.
December 10, 2019
Before you leave the UW, set up a private email account and forward any personal mail or personal files from your UW account to your private account. Keep in mind that computing services, including U Drive, UW Gmail (in UW G Suite) and UW Exchange Online (in UW Office 365), expire on the 10th day…