News & Alerts

October 27, 2017

The IT Security Office has received questions about the e-mail message below. This message is legitimate. For complete information, visit the website listed in the message. Thank you.

October 18, 2017

The IT Security Office has received multiple reports of the following phishing attacks using a few different subject lines, all of which begin with "Voice Message from".

October 16, 2017

New research has revealed a flaw in the WPA2 (WiFi Protected Access II) security protocol that makes it possible for attackers to eavesdrop on your data when you connect to WiFi.  Find out how to protect yourself.

October 5, 2017

The IT Security Office has received questions about the e-mail message below.

October 3, 2017

The IT Security Office has received multiple reports of the following phishing attack. On the phishing site image below, note the bad URL ("portal.duke-edu.dx.am/" instead of "portal.duke.edu/") as well as the lack of a padlock icon indicating that the link is secure.

September 29, 2017

The University is implementing a policy that requires all Duke-owned computers to be enrolled in a campus security management system by Sept. 30, 2017 or risk losing access to the Duke network. Read more.

September 28, 2017

As part of National Cyber Security Awareness Month in October, Duke staff, faculty and students can take a quiz to test their “mindfulness” about cybersecurity. All Duke users who take the quiz will be entered into a drawing to win an AppleWatch Series 3.

September 25, 2017

The IT Security Office has received multiple reports of the following phishing attack.

September 13, 2017

Duke's IT Security Office was recently alerted to a spear-phishing campaign with emails sent to financial staff affiliated with DKU. The messages appeared to come from departmental leadership and requested that wire transfer payments be made ASAP.    

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