IT News

Mon, 05/28/2018
If you have access to financial, payroll, or tax data at MIT, be aware that you may be the target of “spear-phishing” campaigns. Ordinary phishing campaigns typically cast a wide net and harvest things like login credentials and passwords. Spear-phishing targets individuals with...
Tue, 05/01/2018
Seven great tips for MIT travelers.  Contact BE-IT if you need help with any of them!
Fri, 05/05/2017
Many of us have received multiple phishing emails over the past week. These emails should be deleted.  MIT IS&T has identified some things to look for to verify if the email is a phishing email, this one hits a few.  Things to look for to verify if the email is a phishing...
Tue, 03/28/2017
On March 29, 2017, Information Systems & Technology (IS&T) and Dropbox will be adding new functionality and features to the MIT Dropbox.   Viewer Info & Smart Sync
Fri, 03/03/2017
Please take a moment to read this brief article about targeted “phishing” scams.  As suggested the takeaway here is always be vigilant when responding to requests for private information.  When in doubt, reach out to for consult.
Tue, 02/28/2017
B2P is now live for BE.  See the site below for support contacts.
Fri, 02/17/2017
MIT IS&T recommends following these best practices to make working away from the MIT campus as seamless and secure as possible.
Wed, 02/15/2017
Starting on March 13, you’ll be welcome at the Atlas Service Center – weekdays from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. – for help with any of these services: ID cards and passport photos Commuting benefits (T-pass, parking and other options) I-9 employment eligibility verification Tax...
Wed, 12/21/2016
Many in the MIT community will be taking vacation at this time of year. If you’re in that group, you may want to set up automatic replies for your email and MITvoip phone. These can help direct your correspondents or callers to someone who can assist them in your absence.
Fri, 11/18/2016
If you run a board, committee, or group, you know it can be a challenge to plan meetings and keep members informed of changes. This is true even if you meet only once a year. Fortunately, there’s software that can make a difference. BoardEffect, a cloud-based platform, optimizes the...