Microsoft Security Advisory

Microsoft has announced security advisory 2934088 for Internet Explorer 9 & 10 –

An attacker could host a specially crafted website that is designed to exploit this vulnerability through Internet Explorer and then convince a user to view the website.

You should apply the Fix it solution provided by Microsoft as soon as possible to mitigate this vulnerability – http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2934088.  If your computer is a member of the UTA domain, you should receive the patch automatically via SCCM.

The Information Security Office will continue to monitor this threat and can be reached via email at security@uta.edu.

Phishing Attempt – 2014/01/24

The Information Security Office has been made aware of a phishing attempt that has been sent to some UTA employees.  Please delete this email if you receive it:

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From: Jacob S Neely
Sent: Friday, January 24, 2014 4:42 AM
To: Jacob S Neely
Subject: Outlook Communications Update !!!

Dear Mailbox User.

Please be informed that your Email account on file has been listed for suspension and will be disabled shortly if not Activated Now. Errors were discovered in your account. For security reasons, you are required to secure and please click here to Upgrade your mailbox and its quota size.

ITS help desk

ADMIN TEAM

© 1995 – 2014 Outlook Communications

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Phishing Attempt – 2014/01/23

The Information Security Office has been made aware of a phishing attempt that has been sent to some UTA employees.  Please delete this email if you receive it:

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Hi Web-mail User’s ,
Please take a moment to verify your email for this 2014 account’s verification. It’s really important because if you neglect this our server admin provider will delete your account because our server quota is congested. Just click the link and you’ll be all set up.

[REMOVED IMAGE]

With web-mail  you get all kinds of free stuff this year 2014:

  • Unlimited storage limit
  • High speed mails
  • Custom voicemail

Thanks and we hope you have a blast!
– team update ( c ) 2014

P.S. If you’re not a web-mail account user and have never heard of web app outlook, we’re really sorry! Someone must’ve typed your email address in by mistake. Just forward this email to us at support@microsoft.com and we’ll take care of it.
Virtua Health, Inc. maintains systems for protection of electronic information, which are the property of Virtua Health, Inc. and are to be used for legitimate business purposes. You shall at all times protect and maintain the confidentiality of your user name and password and shall not disclose them to any third party. You are responsible to comply with the regulations and security rules set forth by HIPAA and Virtua Policies regarding the protection of data & confidentiality. Excessive use of systems for any reason other than legitimate business purposes is prohibited. Virtua Health, Inc. monitors all system transactions. No right to privacy exists when using Virtua Health, Inc. systems at work or when accessing Virtua systems from a personal computer or other device. Virtua Health, Inc. has the right to monitor, access, review, audit and disclose information obtained through Virtua Health. Inc. systems, including email, without advance notice to and/or without consent. All users of Virtua Health, Inc. systems are required to notify the IS Help Desk if they become aware of any misuse. I confirm that I have read this acknowledgment and understand

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