Alert Information

 Red:  Network Alert

ADC Router Replacement, brief network outage 9/22/2023 at 12:00 PM (Noon)

Wednesday, Sep 20, 2023 • 9:11 AM delittle

On Friday 9/22, Network Operations will be performing network maintenance on ADC at 12 noon. This will cause a 10-minute outage that will affect all network connectivity. For any questions or concerns, please contact the Network Operations group at IS-Netops@utmb.edu or the ITS Service Desk at (409) 772-5200.

 Thank you for your cooperation in this matter, Network Operations

CC# 37381

 Yellow:  Phishing Alert

Uptick in Phishing campaign involving QR codes

Monday, Sep 18, 2023 • 5:40 PM davagarc

 QR Code Phishing Scams - The Office of Information Security - Security Operations Center (SOC) has received multiple reports of users receiving externally sent email containing QR codes, including "Microsoft MFA Policy" and "Human Resources/Payroll has shared a file with you".  These emails are phishing scams!  Please do not scan the QR code or reply to the emails in any way.  SIMPLY DELETE THEM!!  Note: there are no known legitimate emails originating from UTMB containing QR codes.

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Disaster/Weather Emergencies

In the event of a disaster or emergency weather conditions, please refer to the following lines of communication for more information:

  • Call the UTMB main operator at (409) 772-1011.
  • Information is also available via the web at www.utmb.edu/alert. Should the UTMB web server go down, a second server is in place as a backup and will be available via UTMB's normal URL: www.utmb.edu.  Additionally, an informational site will be activated at www.utmbinfo.com.
  • See www.utmb.edu/emergency_plan for UTMB Health Emergency Operations Plans.
  • Monitor local television and radio stations including KPRC/950 AM, KTRH/740 AM and KIKK/96 FM in Houston.

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