News & Alerts

May 22, 2019

The following email is legitimate and has been sent to various members of the Duke community.

May 22, 2019

Microsoft has issued a reminder that support for SQL Server 2008/2008 R2 will end on July 9. The IT Security Office recommends planning for upgrades in preparation for that date. OIT will be reaching out to work with appication owners of impacted servers.

April 11, 2019

Researchers sometimes discover security vulnerabilities with university systems and networks, and Duke recognizes the value of identifying and remediating these issues, in accordance with the university’s responsible disclosure policy found here:

February 7, 2019
January 17, 2019

The Duke IT Security Office has received multiple reports of the following widespread phishing attack purportedly allowing the recipient to retrieve a voice message. 

December 20, 2018

The following email was sent to all Duke University and Duke Health Staff and Faculty.

Please note that this email is legitimate and we ask that you continue to forward any suspicious messages to

December 19, 2018

We'd like to recognize Darshil Shah for their efforts in uncovering an authentication bypass vulnerability on a Duke Unviersity website.

December 19, 2018

The IT Security Office has received several reports of email fraud attempts where attackers are impersonating Duke staff.

December 4, 2018

Approximately 100 million Quora users data has been accessed in this breach. Data that may have been accessed includes:

November 30, 2018

Marriott says as many as 500 million Starwood guests' data may have been breached. Learn how to protect your data.