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Watch out… This POODLE bites!

You may have heard about the POODLE computer vulnerability that was discovered earlier this month.  Don’t let the laughably-benign name fool you;  POODLE is actually a cringe-inducing acronym: “Padding Oracle On Downgraded Legacy Encryption”.  Boring-story-short, this exploit works by taking advantage of obsolete yet widely-used security protocols (SSL 3.0, by name) to conceivably pilfer […]

By |October 31st, 2014|TigerTech, TigerTech News|Comments Off

After-hours Support is Changing

Effective Friday, 8/8/2014 at 5:00PM EST, ITS will no longer utilize Embanet for after-hours support.  We will, however continue to offer after-hours support for Moodle and basic computer account issues.  After 8/8, after-hours support will be available from 5:00PM-11:00PM, Sunday-Thursday.  You can contact after-hours support via one of the following methods:

On-campus Phone:
Extension 8600

Local Phone:
(502) […]

By |August 8th, 2014|TigerTech, TigerTech News|Comments Off

It Could Never Happen… But It Did.

I’m sure most of you have heard of Butler University in Indianapolis:  A small, mid-western institution with a better basketball program than its size would indicate…  Sound vaguely familiar?

Well unfortunately last week it was announced that Butler had undergone a  large data breach that may have compromised the personal data of  approximately 163,000 individuals. […]

By |July 3rd, 2014|TigerTech, TigerTech News|Comments Off

Introducing the EventManager Resource Scheduling System!

The Georgetown College ITS Department is proud to introduce EventManager, your all-in-one tool for room and equipment reservations. With EventManager, you can reserve resources at your own convenience from any internet-connected computer.
Accessing EventManager
To get started with Event Manager, point your web browser at https://eventmanager.georgetowncollege.edu.  Login with your GC username and password.
What Can I Schedule?
With […]

By |March 6th, 2014|TigerTech, TigerTech News|Comments Off

ITS Summer 2013 Scheduled Outages

Below are scheduled outages for the remainder of the summer 2013 break.  If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the ITS department at (502) 863-4357.

Project NameDate(s)Affected SystemsProjected Outage Length

 Power System Upgrade
 Tuesday 7/9/2013, 6:00a-8:00a
 ALL
 2 hours

CarsCX Migration
 Saturday 7/27/2013 – Sunday 7/28/2013
 CarsCX
 48 hours

Sage Upgrade
 Monday 8/5/2013, 8:00a-5:00p
 SAGE (Moodle)
 9 hours

 

By |July 11th, 2013|TigerTech, TigerTech News|Comments Off