Virus Alert Affecting Windows Computers


Contributed by Wendy Pearle

The Sasser worm has been detected on campus, particularly on the student ResNet. Most College-owned computers should have been automatically patched and protected. However, if your College-owned PC is experiencing unexplained reboots it is likely infected with this new worm and must be patched and cleaned. Please contact Helpdesk, 4-3282, to submit a service request.

As a reminder, good computing practices include:

If you have any questions, you can contact the ITS liaison for your area or the ITS Helpdesk.

Contributed by ITS