[Warning] Phishingmail circulating
in Email, Operating news

MessageID: 201803281625
Time frame: 28.03.2018
Affected: Users with a GWDG mailbox
Consequences: Received a phishing mail

Some customers received the following e-mail:


Liebe Georg-August-Universität Göttingen E-Mail-Konto Benutzer,

Ihr E-Mail-Konto wurde vom System Mail-Administrator aufgrund von
ungewöhnlichen Aktivitäten in Ihrem E-Mail-Konto [...]



in Email, Operating news

MessageID: 201803281230
Time frame: 28.03.2018
Affected: Users with a GWDG mailbox
Consequences: Received a phishing mail

Some customers received the following e-mail:


 

Eingehende Nachricht aus dem Büro der Präsidentin Prof. Dr. Ulrike Beisiegel bitte auf das Portal der Universität [...]



Solved: Personal drives
in Fileservice, Operating news

MessageID: 201803261725
Time frame: 26.03.2018,  from about 1600 to 1725
Affected: personal drives
Effects: access to the personal drives

The situation was caused by a firewall problem.

The problem has been solved and the drives can be accessed again. [...]


Malfunction: Personal drives
in Fileservice, Operating news

MessageID: 201803261600
Time frame: 26.03.2018,  since about 1600
Affected: personal drives
Effects: access to the personal drives

At the moment there are problems with access to the personal drives.

We are working on a solution.

We apologize for the trouble [...]


[Warning] Phishingmail circulating
in Email, Operating news, Security

Meldungsnummer: 201803231015
Zeitraum: 23.03.2018
Betroffen: Users with GWDG mail account
Auswirkungen: Received a phishing mail

Unfortunately, the following phishing e-mail was delivered to some of our users at around 12:45pm:

——————–

Mitarbeiter / Mitarbeiter Dringlichkeit.

Um alle Mitarbeiter / Mitarbeiter [...]


Maintenance completed: Trouble Ticket System OTRS
in Operating news

MessageID: 201803201620
Time: 22.03.2018, 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Affected: Trouble Ticket System OTRS
Impact: ticket processing possible, OTRS web interface accessable

The maintenance work on the trouble ticket system OTRS of the GWDG has been completed. The system is [...]


Behoben: E-Mail
in Email, Operating news

MessageID: 201803220645
Time: ab 22.03.2018, etwa 2:00 Uhr – 7:20 Uhr
Affected: E-Mail Dienst
Impact: Störung bei der Nutzung

Aufgrund einer Spamwelle war die GWDG auf einer Blacklist gelandet und somit war der E-Mailversand gestört. Das Problem wurde bereits behoben [...]


Störung: E-Mail
in Email, Operating news

MessageID: 201803220645
Time: ab 22.03.2018, etwa 2:00 Uhr
Affected: E-Mail Dienst
Impact: Störung bei der Nutzung

Aufgrund einer Störung kann es zu Problemen bei der Nutzung des E-Mail Dienstes kommen.

An einer Lösung wird bereits gearbeitet.

Wir bitten um Entschuldigung [...]


Maintenance: Trouble Ticket System OTRS on 22.03.2018
in Operating news

MessageID: 201803201620
Time: 22.03.2018, 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Affected: Trouble Ticket System OTRS
Impact: ticket processing delayed, OTRS web interface unaccessable

On 22.03.2018 between 5:00 p.m. and approx. 6:30 p.m. the GWDG trouble ticket system OTRS will [...]





Information: Accumulation of Phishing-Mails
in Email, Operating news

Message-Id: 201803131648
Time: March 2018
Affected: all GWDG e-mail user
Impact: possible blockage of the e-mail environment in other e-mail provider

In the last days, several GWDG user accounts were compromised by phishing mail attacks. It is possible that those [...]



March issue of the GWDG News published
in Top News

The March issue of the GWDG News has just been published.
It contains among others the following topics:
  • Collaborative Source Code Management with GitLab
  • GWDG ownCloud: Upgrade to Version X
  • New Supercomputer HLRN-IV
  • Spectre and Meltdown
  • Plagiarism Prevention Services
  • Thread
[...]


Mehr Rechenleistung für Norddeutschland
in Top News

Wissenschaftler erhalten Supercomputer im HLRN-Verbund – Vertrag in Göttingen unterzeichnet

(pug) Zur Unterstützung der Spitzenforschung beschafft der Norddeutsche Verbund für Hoch- und Höchstleistungsrechnen (HLRN-Verbund) einen neuen Supercomputer, der mit knapp einer Viertelmillion Rechenkernen etwa sechsmal schneller als das bisherige System [...]