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ALERT - Dangerous computer malware
CryptoLocker is dangerous, malicious computer software that encrypts your data files (word, powerpoint, pictures, music, videos, etc.). The nefarious individuals then hold your data for ransom and try to extort money from you.
Learn more about this risk and how to protect yourself here - http://oregonstate.edu/helpdocs/safety-and-security/computer-viruses-fraud/computer-viruses/cryptolocker-dangerous-ransomware
OSU Alert - Sat, 12/07/2013 - 9:48am
Summary: With continued freezing temperatures and significant snow accumulation, winter conditions will persist at our Corvallis Campus
We urge continued caution. The Men's Basketball game will be at 6:00 p.m. Sunday in Gill Coliseum. The La Sells Steward Center will also be open on Saturday for holiday concert rehearsals and on Sunday for the performance.Alert Category: Weather Expiration Date: Sun, 12/08/2013 - 9:41am Active: Active
OSU Alert - Fri, 12/06/2013 - 10:04am
Summary: Weekend Update: Campus will be open and following the standard weekend schedule. Events including the Holiday Bazaar, Children's Holiday Party (both occurring Saturday in the Memorial Union) and the Holiday Concert (occurring Sunday in Lasells Stewart Center) will occur as planned. Please continue to use caution when traveling due to severe snow and ice conditions lasting through Monday.
Weekend Update: Campus will be open and following the standard weekend schedule. Events including the Holiday Bazaar, Children's Holiday Party (both occurring Saturday in the Memorial Union) and the Holiday Concert (occurring Sunday in Lasells Stewart Center) will occur as planned. Please continue to use caution when traveling due to severe snow and ice conditions lasting through Monday.
Friday Update: CORVALLIS, Ore. – Oregon State University will close its main campus in Corvallis at noon today because of excessive snow that is becoming packed, creating hazardous conditions.
A forecast for temperatures down into the teens tonight prompted university officials to close early.
“We want students, employees and visitors to safely reach home before temperatures drop to potentially dangerous levels,” said Steve Clark, vice president for University Relations and Marketing at OSU.
Classes for the remainder of the day have been canceled, and most other activities on campus will be canceled or postponed. These include:
- The holiday marketplace in the Memorial Union ballroom will remain open until 4 p.m. today; organizers hope to open on Saturday as planned, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
- A gymnastics exhibition tonight at Gill Coliseum, which was to begin at 7 p.m., will be canceled and tentatively rescheduled for Jan. 3 at 7 p.m.
- Any change of schedule to the theater performance of “The King of Spain’s Daughter,” set for 7:30 p.m. at the Withycombe Hall Theater tonight, will be announced on the theater program’s website at: http://oregonstate.edu/dept/theatre/
OSU employees who are at work will be sent home at noon except for those designated as “essential” to keeping the university infrastructure operational.Alert Category: Weather Expiration Date: Thu, 12/12/2013 - 10:03am Active: Active
NET Outages - Thu, 12/05/2013 - 4:19pm
OSU’s cloud media provider, Kaltura, will be upgrading their West Coast infrastructure this weekend. This is not expected to impact MediaSpace, OSU’s implementation of Kaltura, since all traffic will be routed to Kaltura’s USA East Coast data center. In the unlikely event of a service interruption, customers would experience the impact during the maintenance period [...]
NET Outages - Wed, 12/04/2013 - 10:51am
Primary Contact: Josh Zojonc, email@example.com On Friday December 20th at 10pm we will be upgrading our Netscaler load balancers from version 10.0 to version 10.1. We will be following the Citrix documentation on how to do this. The appliances will be done one at a time and no downtime or outages are expected. This upgrade [...]
OSU Alert - Tue, 12/03/2013 - 11:21am
Summary: On Monday, December 2, 2013 Oregon State University received reports of three burglaries occurring in offices of University staff.
On Monday, December 2, 2013 Oregon State University received reports of three burglaries occurring in offices of University staff. The items stolen include a laptop computer, wallets, credit cards, cash, and identification. The credit cards were then used to make purchases at local merchants. Please take steps to protect your property. Do not leave your office unlocked, even for brief moments. Wallets, purses, book bags, and backpacks should not be left unattended.
The suspects in these incidents have not been identified or arrested at this time.
RACE: African - American
HEIGHT: Tall Possibly 6’04”
WEIGHT: Thin 195 – 200 lbs.
APPEARANCE: Clean cut, no facial hair, wearing dark glasses
APPROXIMATE AGE: 20 – 30 years old
HAIR: Black, straightened, shoulder length
HEIGHT: 5’06” – 5’07” tall
WEIGHT: Medium build
APPROXIMATE AGE: 20 – 30 years old
If you see anyone matching this description on campus, do not approach or contact them. Call the Oregon State Police, University Patrol Office at 541-737-3010.
Alert Category: Public Safety Expiration Date: Wed, 12/04/2013 - 11:16am Active: Active