Policy

"Copyright Infringement" Notice Being Sent by UIT Information Security

UIT Information Security will be sending out the following email (from abuse@yorku.ca) to affected York community members. This is a legitimate email. There will also be an attachment that outlines the complaint. Subject: Notice of copyright infringement related to your Internet activity (username: xxxxx) York University has received a notice from a content owner that […]

Remote Desktop Disabled; Secure Connection Required

Please be advised that as a result of a recent Microsoft vulnerability notice MS12-020[1], and in order to better secure the University's computing systems and data, York University's network will no longer allow insecure connections using Windows Remote Desktop, from outside York. This change is expected to impact very few, but will affect those who […]