Archived Alerts

System Alert

System Alert

Cherwell Vendor Maintenance

Who is Impacted: Students, faculty, and staff.

What is Impacted: During the maintenance window, the Cherwell desktop and web clients, as well as the ITHelp portal (ITHelp.IllinoisState) may be unavailable.

Start Time: Friday, January 18, 9:00 PM CST

End Time: Saturday, January 19, 3:00 AM CST

Workarounds: No workarounds will be available.

Phishing Alert

Phishing Alert

Phishing: Hello (Your Name)

The following phishing email has been reported to the Help Desk. This email was not sent by Illinois State University.

The University will NEVER ask you to send your password in email.

Important: If you replied to a phishing email with your password, you should change your password and security question immediately.

For more information, refer to [736] How to recognize phishing emails targeting Illinois State University.

Are you in the office yet? if not please I have an important errand i need you to do for me outside.I am in a meeting i won't be able to pick a call.   Thanks.  
System Alert

System Alert

Resolved: vCenter Maintenance

Who is Impacted: Staff

What is Impacted: During the maintenance window access to manage your VMware virtual machines via vsphere.ilstu.edu will be unavailable.

Start Time: Thursday, January 17, at 8:00 PM CST

End Time: Thursday, January 17, at 10:00 PM CST

Workaround: No workarounds will be available

Update

Update: Administrators advise that the maintenance completed successfully at 10:00 PM on 1/17.

Phishing Alert

Phishing Alert

Phishing: Gift Card Purchase

The following phishing email has been reported to the Help Desk. This email was not sent by Illinois State University.

The University will NEVER ask you to send your password in email.

Important: If you replied to a phishing email with your password, you should change your password and security question immediately.

For more information, refer to [736] How to recognize phishing emails targeting Illinois State University.

From: ISU Sender <ISUSender@xxxxxx.net> 
Sent: Thursday, January 17, 2019 10:09 AM
To: Recipient 
Subject: Gift Card Purchase    

I need you to run an errand for me at the nearest store. I need eBay gift cards, I'm looking to surprise some of the staffs with gift cards but I want you to keep it confidential pending when they get it. Please let me know when you are available.  

Regards,
ISU Sender   

System Alert

System Alert

Resolved: Jobs.IllinoisState.edu (ISUJobs) Maintenance

Who is Impacted: Users attempting to apply or view applications via the Jobs.IllinoisState website.

What is Impacted: The Jobs.IllinoisState website (ISUJobs) will be down for maintenance.

Start Time: Wednesday, January 16, 8:00 PM CST

End Time: Thursday, January 17, 2:00 AM CST

Workaround: No workarounds will be available.

Update

Resolved: Administrators advise that this maintenance has been completed, and the Job.IllinoisState (ISUJobs) website is now available.