Maintenance: GWDG Project Management Service
in Operating news

Message-Id: 201802281523
Time: 15.03.2018, 17:00 - 19:00 o'clock
Impact: No access

On Thursday (2018/03/15) the GWDG Project Management Service will be offline between 17:00 and 19:00 hours. Both, the projects and the Git/SVN repositories, located on will [...]

International Symposium on Research Data Management
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International Symposium „The critical role of university Research Data Management infrastructure in transforming data to knowledge”

Data managers and librarians meet at the Göttingen State and University Library of Lower Saxony to exchange experience on the development of research data

Warnung: Phishing-Mail im Umlauf
in Email, Operating news, Security

Message-Id: 201802261025
Time: 23.02.2018
Affected: Users with GWDG mail account
Impact: Received a phishing mail

Unfortunately, the following phishing e-mail was delivered to some of our users:

From: Adminstrative office []
Date: Freitag, 23. Februar 2018 13:37
Subject: Nachricht vom

GWDG view on Spectre and Meltdown
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Daily IT news are currently dominated by the buzz words Spectre and Meltdown. Facts are corrected, relativized or amended with more details on a daily basis. Security patches are rolled back, because they were released overhastily. Even for very interested [...]

E-mails are delayed/rejected
in Operating news, Email

Message-ID: 201802191720
Time Frame: 19.02.2018
Affected: all users
Effects:  E-Mails to Outlook/Live/Hotmail are rejected/delayed

Due to the phishing  mails that were sent between 02.02. and 05.02.2018, some accounts were caught by the phisher and hacked. In his period a big [...]

Malfunction: Problem with connection over Cisco Any Connect
in All

Message-Id: 201802080934
Time: 08.02.2018
Affected: Users who wants to connect with Cisco Any Connect
Impact: Connection with Cisco Any Connect

There are some problems with the connection over the VPN Client Cisco Any Connect at the moment.
We are already [...]

January/February issue of the GWDG News published
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The January/February issue of the GWDG News has just been published.
It contains among others the following topics:
  • International Max Planck Research School for Genome Science
  • New Service “Client Management for macOS and iOS”
  • Free Use of digital HERDT Media

Information: E-Mail-Störung durch Phishing-Mail
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Meldungsnummer: 201802061620
Zeitraum: 06.02.2018
Betroffen: Benutzer mit GWDG-Postfach
Auswirkungen: Verzögerte Zustellung von E-Mails

Aufgrund der gestrigen Phishing-Mail wurden von zahlreichen GWDG-Konten Spam-Nachrichten verschickt und es kam zu Störungen beim Exchange-Dienst. Bei zahlreichen externen E-Mail-Providern ist die GWDG daher auf einer [...]