Download the Upgraded NYU VPN Software and Connect Securely en-us Wed, 23 Jul 2014 10:29:37 EDT Wed, 23 Jul 2014 10:29:37 EDT 5 We’re Listening! Community Feedback Drives Enhancements to NYU Classes One of the benefits of NYU Classes being built on Sakai, an open source platform, is the flexibility afforded in continually upgrading and enhancing the service. Since the University-wide launch of NYU Classes, the NYU Classes team has continued to develop the service, incorporating user feedback and deploying several enhancements over the course of the previous six months. Mon, 09 Jun 2014 11:15:00 EDT Watering Hole­­ Attacks: Tips on Outsmarting the Hackers Information security discussions are plagued with bad analogies, and none sounds stranger than a "watering hole attack," which plays off the tactic in which predatory animals stalk food by waiting at a popular watering hole. Rather than hunt their prey, the predator will wait for the prey to come to it. Hackers are doing something very similar to gain access to systems that might otherwise be too well protected. Tue, 06 May 2014 13:00:00 EDT Looking Forward at the Women Entrepreneurs Festival Several hundred female innovators from across the country recently came together to build professional skills and relationships, and to share experiences at the fourth annual Women Entrepreneurs Festival hosted by the Interactive Telecommunications Program (ITP), a two-year graduate program at NYU's Tisch School of the Arts. Fri, 11 Apr 2014 13:30:00 EDT Download the Upgraded NYU VPN Software and Connect Securely NYU has offered a VPN service to the community for some time, using the Cisco IPsec VPN software (or VPN "client"). Recently, a new version of the VPN software was made available for download. This new software, called Cisco AnyConnect VPN, makes it even easy to connect from many of NYU's locations, and from a wider range of devices, including Android devices, which were not previously supported. Tue, 11 Mar 2014 12:30:00 EDT Online Training Library Everyone with an NYU net ID now has free access to's online training library, containing thousands of instructional videos, courses and tutorials via the Academics and Work tabs in NYUHome. Lessons are organized into chapters so users can get help on a particular topic in an instant or explore an area of interest in depth. Mon, 10 Mar 2014 13:30:00 EDT