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The Written Information Security Program (WISP) addresses the requirements of the new Massachusetts regulations, 201 CMR 17.00, for safeguarding residents from identity theft and fraud. But there's more MIT can do.
WebEx can be used from any computer with a browser, as well as from an iPhone, BlackBerry, or other WiFi or 3G-enabled mobile device.
For those currently using a mobile device running Windows Mobile 5, IS&T suggests migrating to other supported platforms.
All of these incidents occurred in MIT campus residences, with the laptops removed from rooms that were left open or unlocked.
Many of the Toolboxes have been updated.
The Athena clusters and other IS&T-maintained public machines have been upgraded to the 64-bit version of Ubuntu 10.04 ("Lucid").
The update includes a 64-bit Ubuntu version and previously installed add-on packages, including Bioconductor.
This new version of MIT's group and list management software offers many new features.
If you have machines still running Windows XP SP2, it is very important that you upgrade to Service Pack 3 (SP3).