Automatic Upgrade to Firefox 42

In an effort to ensure the continued security of the Seton Hall University network and the devices connected to it, IT Services will deploy an automatic roll out of Firefox browser, version 42.  This update will occur automatically on all University-issued computers that are logged into the university campus network on April 5 at 11 a.m…. Continue Reading »

In an effort to ensure the continued security of the Seton Hall University network and the devices connected to it, IT Services will deploy an automatic roll out of Firefox browser, version 42.  This update will occur automatically on all University-issued computers that are logged into the university campus network on April 5 at 11 a.m.... Continue Reading »

Microsoft Office Updates Causing Issues

Recently released Microsoft Office updates are causing freezing and crashing on machines running Microsoft Office 2013. Instructions If you are experiencing an issue with slowness or crashing in Microsoft Word or Excel, please follow the instructions below: Microsoft Word – to remove the update: Swipe in from the right edge of the screen, and then… Continue Reading »

Recently released Microsoft Office updates are causing freezing and crashing on machines running Microsoft Office 2013. Instructions If you are experiencing an issue with slowness or crashing in Microsoft Word or Excel, please follow the instructions below: Microsoft Word – to remove the update: Swipe in from the right edge of the screen, and then... Continue Reading »

Protecting Yourself Online

The National Counterintelligence and Security Center is promoting their campaign to raise awareness of cyber crime by providing more information about protecting one’s identity and data.  The “Know the Risk – Raise your Shield” campaign has recently released two videos that deal with phishing, an attempt using email to get the recipient to open an… Continue Reading »

The National Counterintelligence and Security Center is promoting their campaign to raise awareness of cyber crime by providing more information about protecting one’s identity and data.  The “Know the Risk – Raise your Shield” campaign has recently released two videos that deal with phishing, an attempt using email to get the recipient to open an... Continue Reading »

It’s about people…

As a final reminder during National Cyber Security Month, the Stay Safe Online  blog focuses on the importance of people and the growing need for cyber security personnel: “One of the greatest cyber security risks we face is a shortage… Continue Reading »

As a final reminder during National Cyber Security Month, the Stay Safe Online  blog focuses on the importance of people and the growing need for cyber security personnel: “One of the greatest cyber security risks we face is a shortage... Continue Reading »

Who’s Afraid of the Big Bad Internet of Things?

We have come a long way from chat rooms, electronic greeting cards and the exciting promise of “you’ve got mail…” As this article by “StaySafeOnline” explains, the internet now is pushing its way into our homes, not just through our… Continue Reading »

We have come a long way from chat rooms, electronic greeting cards and the exciting promise of “you’ve got mail…” As this article by “StaySafeOnline” explains, the internet now is pushing its way into our homes, not just through our... Continue Reading »

NJ Cyber Security Resources

The State of New Jersey has a website dedicated to cyber security, and as its mission states, “The New Jersey Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Cell (NJCCIC) is the State’s one-stop shop for cybersecurity information sharing, threat analysis, and incident reporting…. Continue Reading »

The State of New Jersey has a website dedicated to cyber security, and as its mission states, “The New Jersey Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Cell (NJCCIC) is the State’s one-stop shop for cybersecurity information sharing, threat analysis, and incident reporting.... Continue Reading »

Prompts for CAPTCHA when doing Google searches

While attempting to perform a Google.com search, you may be prompted from time to time to enter a keyword or key-phrase in order to continue to your search result. Upon entering the requested character(s) you should then be allowed to… Continue Reading »

While attempting to perform a Google.com search, you may be prompted from time to time to enter a keyword or key-phrase in order to continue to your search result. Upon entering the requested character(s) you should then be allowed to... Continue Reading »

Securing Cyberspace is a Shared Responsibility

The FBI joins in promoting October as Cyber Security Awareness month by reminding all of us that we need to do our part to protect our data from cyber threats.  During the month of October, their website will publish weekly… Continue Reading »

The FBI joins in promoting October as Cyber Security Awareness month by reminding all of us that we need to do our part to protect our data from cyber threats.  During the month of October, their website will publish weekly... Continue Reading »

Latest Apple OS Update and Pharos Printing

On Wednesday 09/30/2015, Apple Inc. released the latest version of their operating system called Mac OS X 10.11 “El Capitan”.  At this time the latest version of the Mac OS X software is not compatible with the public computer lab… Continue Reading »

On Wednesday 09/30/2015, Apple Inc. released the latest version of their operating system called Mac OS X 10.11 “El Capitan”.  At this time the latest version of the Mac OS X software is not compatible with the public computer lab... Continue Reading »