Required Cybersecurity Awareness Training for 2022

The 2022 Cybersecurity Awareness Training for all faculty and staff is now available. This annual training is mandatory; employees who do not complete the training…

Webinar Series Looks at Cybersecurity and Technology

UW–Madison’s Cybersecurity Forward virtual webinar series will be offered via Zoom on Wednesdays from June 22–July 27 at noon. The series will provide information on…

New Website Highlights Accessibility Resources

A new website, Accessibility@UW–Madison, provides the university community with the information needed to design an accessible environment and help ensure equal access to programs, services,…

New Zoom Miniumum Version Update February 17

Effective February 17, the minimum version requirement for the Zoom computer and mobile application will be updated from 5.6.3 to 5.8.6. All UW–Madison Zoom accounts…

All Employees Required to Complete Cybersecurity Awareness Training

Cybersecurity awareness training is required for all UW–Madison faculty and staff. Employees who do not complete this training will be deemed ineligible for pay…

WiscVPN to get multi-factor authentication

Beginning August 23, multi-factor authentication (MFA) with Duo will be added to UW–Madison’s Virtual Private Network (WiscVPN). This upgrade is part of the mandated security…

Phishing alert issued for ‘benefits’ email

An active phishing campaign is targeting UW–‍Madison email addresses. The attacker offers to provide financial assistance to qualifying employees. But the sure signs it’s bogus…

Employees Should Report Leave Time Used Promptly

Employees request leave time, such as vacation, personal holidays, and sick leave, using the Time and Absence module in MyUW. In conjunction with the…

New Process for Reporting No Leave Taken

Faculty, Academic Staff, and Limited Appointees will now use a new process to report No Leave Taken in MyUW. As a reminder, No Leave Taken…

More Accessible Cybersecurity Awareness Training Now in Canvas

All UW–Madison faculty and staff are required to complete Cybersecurity Awareness Training. Alternative versions of the mandatory training are now available in Canvas. This training…