Category Archives: changes

New anti-spam service coming to campus!

In efforts to improve email spam filtering services, a new solution, Proofpoint, will be implemented in mid-March.  This commercial service will replace the current Postini service used for anti-spam and anti-virus filtering. All incoming mail will be processed through the … Continue reading

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New Antivirus on Campus!

Starting this month, we will begin rolling out the replacement for our current antivirus solution, Symantec.  After weeks of testing across campus we have decided to roll out Kaspersky as our replacement AV vendor.  Kaspersky is known as being a … Continue reading

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Creighton @InCommon

Creighton University is now a participating member of the InCommon federation!  What does this mean?  We can now more easily enable collaboration with other universities that are also members (participant list).  Individuals who can log in to BLUE here at Creighton … Continue reading

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Boundary Firewall Changes for DNS

On Wednesday May 23 at 0900 we will be making a change to the boundary firewall to block port 53 (DNS) inbound to all of campus, except for cu-one.  We are making this change for several reasons: 1) Prevent access … Continue reading

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Blocking Remote Desktop (3389)

At noon today, port 3389 will be blocked for both on- and off-campus communication.  This port is most commonly used for Windows remote desktop protocol.  We are taking this measure to help prevent the proliferation of a recent worm, Morto, … Continue reading

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AMI Updated

AMI (https://ami.creighton.edu) was updated yesterday with a change that will affect how some entries are shown when searching for a user.  Any account that is set to be hidden in the exchange global address list will now have its email … Continue reading

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