Ransomware Alert

IT Services urging campus to be lookout for suspicious emails

IT Services is advising the campus community to be extra cautious and not open any emails or attachments that are unexpected, unfamiliar or suspicious in nature.  If you receive such a message, please delete it and open a ticket with the ServiceDesk by visiting


Power Shutdown to Certain Buildings - Saturday June 17th

On Saturday, June 17th   specific buildings will  have a  power shutdown from 6:00 am to 6:00 pm.  These buildings are Dillon Hall, Leddy Library (Main and West), CAW Student Centre, Assumption Hall, MacDonald Hall, Music Building, Alumni Hall and the Energy Conversion Centre. 

This will disable Wifi and Wired Service in these buildings.  

We request that workstations and other equipment be turned off on Friday June 16, 2017.    


Email Phishing Alert - Subject Line: Document

Please be aware of a phishing campaign that originates from an internal Uwindsor user.  The email contains a link for a shared document.  lTS has blocked the URL in the email message and has alerted the clients that have been compromised. Please delete the email from you inbox.

The contents of the email are below:  



Alert to new Phishing Email with Subject Line : You have a new Message

Be advised that this is not from our HR Department and please do not go to the active link in this email.  Our Human Resources Department would not direct messages to you in this fashion; this is known as a phishing email and is attempting to obtain user id and password. Content of email contains :


You have a message from the Human Resources Department.

LINK  to view your message

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