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Ask the CIO on Wednesday 3/25

Wednesday, March 25, 12-1, we will host our monthly Ask the CIO with Tom Hoover, Robbie Reel and Jess Williams. Tom will review the monthly happenings in IT around campus. Robbie and Jess will be presenting, “UTC Wireless” covering how wireless works at UTC, design, how to access wireless, costs, etc. They will also talk about typical home wireless and how it compares to an enterprise wireless structure such

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Pwn2Own 2015

All major browsers fell to hackers at this years Pwn2Own, so did Microsoft Windows and Adobe Flash/Reader.

Hilton Honors Members should change passwords now.

If you are a member of Hilton Honors, you should change your password now and earn 1000 point.  A flaw allowed anyone with the proper technique to see your account info.

New password options in OS 8.3

Apple has introduced some new features for password usage.

Windows 10 may require secure boot

Options may change, but Microsoft might make Windows 10 and another OS cooperatively dual-booting an impossibility.

No, Windows 10 will not be free for pirates

Pirates will be able to upgrade, but the still will have invalid licenses and be unable to patch, get support, etc.

Windows 10 will be free for Pirates

If you have a copy (legal or not) of Win 7 or 8, you get Windows 10 for free.

Dan Chase Wins at OmniUpdate

Congratulations to our own Dan Chase! At the recent OmniUpdate conference he was presented with the customer of the year award. Click on the link below for more information. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LOujerOvSFY&feature=youtu.be http://blog.omniupdate.com/posts/2015/outc15-unlocked-the-potential-and-moetry.html  

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Forged email address leads to valid SSL cert

Scary that it only took a forged email address to get a “real” cert for a Microsoft Live domain.

Microsoft killing off Internet Explorer name

Spartan is the future.

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