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Computer Security: Blackmailing Academia: back to pen and paper(?)

In recent months, a worrying trend has been emerging fast: targeted organisation-wide ransomware attacks

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Computing
02 April, 2020

Computer Security: Tele-protect

Teleworking and anxiety over COVID-19 make us more vulnerable to attacks, but there are solutions

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Computing
18 March, 2020
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18 March, 2020

CERN School of Computing 2020: Apply now!

Applications are now open for the 43rd CERN School of Computing. The CSC 2020 will take place from 23 August to 5 September 2020 in the beautiful city of Krakow, Poland

Announcement
Computing
10 March, 2020
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Announcement
10 March, 2020

Update on Linux support: creation of a CERN Linux community forum

Three Linux distributions for servers and desktops are officially supported at CERN via the Service Desk. A newly created CERN Linux community forum is available for all other distributions and for Linux laptops

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Computing
24 February, 2020
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Official news
24 February, 2020

Computer Security: Malicious Robots

“Stop – Think – Don’t Click” is one of the standard pieces of advice when you are asked to click on links to unsolicited, unknown or dubious webpages

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Computing
13 February, 2020
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13 February, 2020

CERN openlab hosts 2020 technical workshop

The annual workshop brought together leading ICT companies and research institutions

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Computing
10 February, 2020
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10 February, 2020
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Announcement
05 February, 2020

Computer Security: Tunnel Madness

The "Allo Unblocker", "Allo Better Internet" and "Allo VPN" plug-ins have been explicitly banned from being used at CERN

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Computing
30 January, 2020
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30 January, 2020

CERN ends trial of Facebook Workplace

Workplace account feature changes mean an end to CERN’s trial of the platform

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Computing
28 January, 2020
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28 January, 2020