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  • OpenSSL vulnerability made public on JUly 9, 2015 does not impact current popular linux distrubitons
  • The NWS conducts Storm Spotter training across the state. Attend a class and know what dangerous weather looks like
  • The GHOST vulnerability allows an attacker to remotely take control of a system.
  • We all know what phishing is, right? It’s when scammers use the Internet to send spam and increasingly sophisticated messages to lure folks like us into providing passphrases, and personal or financial information. While many people feel confident they can identify these scams, university IT officials say the phishing efforts aimed at IU employees and students continue to grow.
  • The number of influenza cases across the country and Indiana continue to be high so Indiana University health officials are asking students and staff to take preventive measures, which include getting a flu shot even though the vaccine is less effective this year.
  • Winter weather can wreak havoc with daily commutes to and from campus. Indiana University students and employees may want to review the tips below in case they find themselves in the unenviable – and scary – position of being stranded in their vehicles amid plunging temperatures and hazardous conditions.
  • Originally published on Dec. 23, this post discusses the involvement of police officers from IU Bloomington, IUPUI, IU Northwest and IU Southeast in the Shop with a Cop program.
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