Phishing email about Nexus Mailbox

Dear All, We have noticed a new phishing email that’s been going around warning users their mailbox is set to expire unless action is taken. The email appears to be from IT Service Desk <help@it.ox.ac.uk>.Please be mindful that neither ourselves nor IT Services will ever ask you to confirm/verify/renew/activate/reactivate your account details or mailbox details …

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Another term another email phishing attack

Dear all, We are receiving and seeing a lot of reports of a new email phishing attempt against the staff and students of the College and likely the University. This email, and many like it should be immediately deleted, please do not open the attachment, reply or click on any links: If you believe you …

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Email phishing over the long vacation 01

Dear all, We are seeing new, very convincing phishing attacks against University email accounts over the long vacation. Please be mindful that neither ourselves nor IT Services will ever ask you to confirm/verify/renew/activate/reactivate your account details or mailbox details to continue service. We have had reports of this one being received widely today: If you …

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Debugging Outlook 2016 on Office365

This one is for ITSS, but may be usefull to some users who like to look whats under the hood! Issue Outlook 2016 can’t establish either an encrypted or unencrypted connection to the server. Things to try To fix on a stand-alone pc try: [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Office\16.0\Outlook\AutoDiscover] “ExcludeHttpsAutoDiscoverDomain”=dword:00000001 “ExcludeHttpsRootDomain”=dword:00000001 “ExcludeScpLookup”=dword:00000001 “ExcludeSrvRecord”=dword:00000001 For domain computers you can use …

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Sharing or Viewing a Nexus365 Calendar in Outlook 2016

Outlook calendars can be shared between internal users so you can see the detailed content of another users calendar. While Outlook 2016 (and it’s predecessors) offers a quick way to do this via the right click ‘Share‘ menu, this sometimes just does not work. If you are struggling to share your calendar with someone, or …

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