Phishing Awareness: Job Scams Suck

Each year, millions of emails, websites, text messages, and phone calls are weaponized by scammers to steal people’s personal information. Unfortunately, as a large institution with lots of students, faculty, and staff, UWM is a target for these attacks. The… Read More

Information Technology Purchasing

If you would like to procure an information technology service, whether hosted in the cloud or in our data centers, submit the purchase request form as soon as possible.   Professionals in Information Technology and Procurement areas have a series of reviews to conduct to perform a successful procurement and the… Read More

UWM System Security Guidelines

A new “UWM System Security Guidelines” document is available on the UWM IT Policies & Guidelines webpage. Pursuant to UW System Data Protections Procedure 1031.B, the document “provide(s) guidance on how to ensure the security of systems and data belonging… Read More

Zoom @ UWM

UW-System has licensed Zoom as the exclusive video and web conferencing application for all UW institutions. Zoom is a University of Wisconsin System-wide web conference service used for video, voice, virtual classrooms, online meetings, screen sharing, chat, and webinars. Zoom… Read More

Phone Equipment Drop-Off Location

With the campus migration to Microsoft Teams, areas may have desk phones or telephony equipment that they no longer use. To continue UWM’s sustainability efforts, we have set up a temporary drop-off location to assist with the collection of these devices.   During the month of… Read More

Weekend Microsoft Loss of Service

During a planned IT maintenance event on the evening of Saturday, August 28, 2021, an unexpected Microsoft error occurred. When syncing UWM user accounts between UWM’s Active Directory and Microsoft Azure (our cloud computing platform), some UWM accounts temporarily lost… Read More

New in Teams: Microsoft Lists

Microsoft Lists is a Microsoft 365 app that helps you track information and organize work. Track issues, assets, routines, contacts, inventory and more using customizable views, smart rules, and alerts to keep everyone in sync. Now, you can integrate Lists… Read More

Phishing @UWM

What is Phishing?  Phishing attacks use emails or malicious websites to solicit personal information by posing as a trustworthy organization in order to commit fraud. Watch our video to find out more about how to spot and report phishing: What… Read More

Changes to Mac Login Process

Eligible UWM-owned Mac devices will receive a login process upgrade the week of July 26, 2021 (Jamf Connect). Once Jamf Connect has been activated on eligible UWM owned macOS devices, users will experience a different login process. Jamf Connect synchronizes… Read More