IT News & Events

The "Shellshock" Bash Vulnerability

Mac and Linux users in the Psychology department should be aware of "Shellshock", a critical security flaw that affects many UNIX/Linux-based computers. In most cases, updating the software on your computer and rebooting should resolve the issue.

Mac and Linux users in the Psychology department should be aware of "Shellshock", a critical security flaw that affects many UNIX/Linux-based computers. In most cases, updating the software on your computer and rebooting should resolve the issue.

Fac Tech 2014

Faculty Members, please join us for a technology "speed dating" session as we begin the fall quarter.

Faculty Members, please join us for a technology "speed dating" session as we begin the fall quarter.

Event Location: 
Franz Computer Lab 3351
Event Date and Time: 
Thu, 09/25/2014 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm

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UCLA Box file storage and sharing

UCLA has partnered with Box.com to provide a safe and secure method for you to store and share files with anyone, on any device, using your UCLA Logon ID.  The regular enterprise level of service is available to faculty, staff and students at no cost.  Please read the "Getting Started" instructions from IT services.  When you're ready you'll access your box account from: ucla.box.com

Maintenance/Downtime for Department Copiers and Grad Lab

Please note the maintenance window below.

Please note the maintenance window below.

Psychology Computer Labs closed for Summer 2014

Due to a major HVAC renovation, the undergrad computer labs will be closed for SUMMER 2014.

Due to a major HVAC renovation, the undergrad computer labs will be closed for SUMMER 2014.

Advice regarding IE security flaw

Security flaw discovered in Internet Explorer

Security flaw discovered in Internet Explorer

Additional Heartbleed Security Advice

A note on updating hardware devices for maximum security

A note on updating hardware devices for maximum security

Sophos Anti-Virus v.7 for Mac no longer supported

NOTE: This announcement is applicable only to Macs with Sophos Anti-Virus version 7.

NOTE: This announcement is applicable only to Macs with Sophos Anti-Virus version 7.

Wireless Access in Franz 1178

Eduroam wireless access now available

Eduroam wireless access now available

The Heartbleed security flaw

Information about the Heartbleed Bug

Information about the Heartbleed Bug

Running an XP program in Windows 7

A short Lynda.com video demonstrates how to run an XP program in Win 7

A short Lynda.com video demonstrates how to run an XP program in Win 7

iClicker Demo

The Psychology IT Unit is hosting an iClicker Workshop presented by our local iClicker rep, Shannon Frame. If you plan to attend, please send a RSVP email to Amelia Conyers at conyers@psych.ucla.edu.

Event Location: 
Computer lab 3312
Event Date and Time: 
Tue, 03/11/2014 - 10:00am to 10:30am

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US-CERT notice about Windows XP

Announcement about support ending for Windows XP from the United States Computer Emergency Readiness Team

Announcement about support ending for Windows XP from the United States Computer Emergency Readiness Team

Support for Win XP Ending April 8, 2014

Tips to help you prepare for Win XP end of life

Tips to help you prepare for Win XP end of life

Event Date and Time: 
Tue, 04/08/2014 - 12:00am to Thu, 04/10/2014 - 12:00pm

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Review our "How Tos"

Read the recently added "How To" page on improving search results in Outlook.

Read the recently added "How To" page on improving search results in Outlook.

Mail Man Drop-in Demo and Training

Open hour for you to learn how to maximize your use of Mailman

Open hour for you to learn how to maximize your use of Mailman

Event Location: 
Franz Computer Lab 3351
Event Date and Time: 
Wed, 12/04/2013 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm

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Announcing SPSS 22

A new version of SPSS is available in the computer labs.

A new version of SPSS is available in the computer labs.

Microsoft Ending Support for Windows XP

When will Microsoft cease all support for Windows XP?
On April 8, 2014, Microsoft will cease all support for computers running on Windows XP.  There will no longer be security updates, hotfixes, and free or paid assisted support options by phone or via the web from Microsoft after this date.

Fac Tech "Technology Speed Dating"

A brief session demoing technology tools to help support faculty

A brief session demoing technology tools to help support faculty

Event Location: 
Franz Computer Lab 3290
Event Date and Time: 
Thu, 09/26/2013 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm

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Psych IT contributes to Plone CMS

UCLA helps with Plone 4.3’s Theme Editor.

UCLA helps with Plone 4.3’s Theme Editor.

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