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Phishing Alert

Phishing Alert

Phishing: ILLINOIS STATE UNIVERSITY FINANCIAL SUPPORT

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

Important: If you clicked the link in this email and "logged in" with your ULID and 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.

Hello,

ILLINOIS STATE UNIVERSITY is inviting you to participate in this work and study offer. It is an opportunity to earn up to $500 weekly. The job is exciting, flexible and will not affect your current job. Don't miss this opportunity. <Click Here> for further details or to sign up.

Thank you

System Alert

System Alert

Resolved: Cherwell Desktop and Web Client Performance Degraded

Who is Impacted: Faculty, Staff, and Student Workers

What is Impacted: The Cherwell desktop and web client are currently unavailable or running with degraded performance.  The customer portal is not affected at this time.  Administrators are working with the vendor to resolve the issue.

Start Time: Wednesday, February 13, 11:00 AM CST

End Time: Wednesday, February 13, 12:00 PM CST

Workarounds: There are no workarounds at this time.

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Technical Information

Infrastructure Incident 273525

 

Update

Resolved: Administrators have worked with the vendor to restore Cherwell to full functionality.

System Alert

System Alert

Class Registration Performance Degraded

Who is Impacted: Students attempting to enroll in a class.

What is Impacted: The class registration portal is currently facing degraded performance. Administrators are aware of the issue and are working on a resolution. Students may be receiving any one of the two following errors when attempting to enroll in a class:

  1. "You have entered an invalid grading basis for the class. Enter a valid grading basis to continue."
     
  2. "Invalid input value for units taken."

While this is not occurring for every class, a subset of classes are facing this issue. Technicians are working with Student Records on a resolution of this issue.

Start Time: Monday, February 11, 8:30 AM CST

Workarounds: User who receive the above errors while attempting to register for a class may contact the Registrar Service Center at (309) 438-2188 for assistance.

Update

Update: Administrators are working on a fix for this issue. Users receiving the errors while attempting to register for a class may contact the Registrar Service Center at (309) 438-2188 for assistance.

System Alert

System Alert

StarRez Housing and Dining Portal Performance Degraded

Who is Impacted: Students attempting to submit payment via the Housing and Dining portal.

What is Impacted: Students attempting to submit payment via the Housing and Dining portal may be unable to do so, and may receive an error. Administrators are aware of the issue and are working with the vendor toward resolution. 

Start Time: Tuesday, February 12, 8:30 AM CST

Workarounds: To report technical issues in the Housing and Dining portal, please contact the Technology Support Center at (309) 438-4357.

Update

Resolved: Administrators have worked with the vendor to put in a temporary fix to restore the Housing and Dining Portal to normal functionality with a permanent fix being installed at a later time.  If you continue to have any issues with the Housing and Dining Portal please contact the Technology Support Center.

Update

Update: Administrators advise that the vendor continues to monitor and investigate this issue. Users experiencing issues in the Housing and Dining portal are encouraged to contact the Technology Support Center at (309) 438-4357 for assistance.

Update

Update: Administrators report that the system is available and seems to be running at normal functionality. They are continuing to monitor the system and working with the vendor to confirm the issue is resolved and an update will be sent out when the vendor confirms.

Update

Update:  Students attempting to submit payment via the Housing and Dining portal continue to have intermittent problems submitting payment.  Administrators continue to work with the vendor to resolve the issue.

Phishing Alert

Phishing Alert

Phishing: ISU USERNAME AND PASSWORD UPDATES

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

Important: If you clicked the link in this email and "logged in" with your ULID and 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: Student, ISU <user@ilstu.edu> 
Sent: Monday, February 11, 2019 8:20 PM
Subject: ISU USERNAME AND PASSWORD UPDATES    

Hello     
Your Illinois State University network account password will expire in 3 days.  The network account password must be updated every 6 months.   

To reset your password, follow the instruction below:     
1. Click on the link <Click this link>    
2. Sign in using your ID and password.     
3. Click SUBMIT