Phone Scam Alert

We wanted you to be aware that there is a company calling campus phone #’s telling you they are with Business Technologies – they will ask you for your printer model # – they will try to get you to make a purchase over the phone and ask you for credit card info.

These people are not UTC employees even though they are trying to get you to believe that they are.

Please do not give them any information.


KickAss Torrent Founder Arrested

The 30 year old Ukraine resident has been arrested.


Intel Ships Kaby Lake

Intel has started shipping its latest chipset.


Black Hat Hacker Interview via Sock Puppet

The guy who hacked the “Hacking Team” does an interview represented by a sock puppet.


Oracle Patches Java, Others

If you use Java or an other Oracle product you should patch ASAP.


DNSSEC Used To Perform DDoS Attack

The clever bad guys used DNSSEC to create a DDoS with 6 different attack vectors.


The World’s Smallest Hard Drive:Atoms For Data Storage

Some really smart Dutch people have used atoms to store data.


Apple Releases Multiple Patches

Apple has released patches for OS X, Safari, tvOS, watchOS, and iTunes.  Update ASAP.


Fake Pokemon App in Google Store Leads to Malware

A fake app leads to threats of non existent infections and invasive ads on your phone.


Pokemon Go and Your Mocs Account

UT Knoxville’s IT Weekly details why you should separate your personal and professional digital accounts.


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