Updates

Wednesday, May 20, 2020

Microsoft Teams is now available to MIT community members through Office 365.

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Thursday, April 23, 2020

To help mitigate the impacts of COVID-19 and best support MIT community members as they engage in activities remotely, IS&T has increased its capacity for BeyondTrust’s (formerly Bomgar) Secure Remote Support software, and will begin offering the service to all IT support providers today, free of charge.

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Monday, April 6, 2020

MIT Webex users now have the option to use end-to-end encryption for meetings requiring a higher level of security.

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Friday, April 3, 2020

To help mitigate the impacts of COVID-19 and best support MIT community members as they engage in activities away from campus, IS&T is pleased to announce the beta launch of a new cloud-based remote access VPN service for MIT.

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Sunday, March 29, 2020

MIT does not recommend allowing attendees to join any Zoom session without requiring either Touchstone authentication or a meeting password.

Topics: zoom, security
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Thursday, November 21, 2019

Make computing on the road safer and easier by doing these quick (and no cost) things.

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Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Ease your paper chase: IS&T licenses DocuSign for Business for use by the MIT community.

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Tuesday, October 29, 2019

Do you need to worry about malware on macOS? In a word: Yes.

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Thursday, October 24, 2019

Manage passwords across all your devices and increase security by using LastPass Enterprise, available to all at MIT for no additional charge!

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Thursday, October 17, 2019

Knowledge and awareness are key to reducing your chances of a cyberattack.

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