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Warning: Petya virus ransomware attack

A new wave of ransomware is spreading globally, with many firms hit by the cyber-attack. This is similar in nature to the WannaCry attacks experienced by the NHS and other organisations last month.

The route of attack is currently unclear, however it’s suspected that delivery is via an email with zip or PDF files attached.

IMT would like to stress once again:

Please ensure you have applied all […]

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    Urgent Maintenance: Abacus Service Unavailable Tonight, Thursday 15 from 7pm – 7am

Urgent Maintenance: Abacus Service Unavailable Tonight, Thursday 15 from 7pm – 7am

IMT will carry out urgent essential maintenance to the Abacus service tonight, Thursday 15 June, from 7:00pm.

All users are advised to stop and save any open sessions by 7:00pm at the latest. During the maintenance period any open sessions will be stopped, and for the duration of these works there will be no access to the Abacus service.
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    Resisting the lure: How to protect against phishing attempts

Resisting the lure: How to protect against phishing attempts

Have you ever been sent a phishing email? And more importantly, do you know what to look out for?

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    A day in the life of the Library IMT Print and Copy Helpdesk

A day in the life of the Library IMT Print and Copy Helpdesk

Our Copy Shop Assistant Neil talks us through what as day on IMT’s Print and Copy Helpdesk involves.

I have been a part-time assistant in the P&C Helpdesk (formerly known as the Copy Shop) for too long to mention! This crucial service is currently based on the lower ground floor of the Library.

In my role, I assist students, visitors, alumni […]

New in IMT Apps: Library Accounts in LSE For You

We’ve launched a new feature in LSE For You. The Library Accounts app allows library staff members to create and close LSE Public Accounts to new visitors and borrowers.

eDev @ QCon London 2017: Part 2

Senior Analyst Programmer Caroline shares her views on QCon London in this two-part blog series. Here’s part two of eDev@QCon London 2017.

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    Network Maintenance: Old Building, 7:00-8:30am on Wednesday 24 May

Network Maintenance: Old Building, 7:00-8:30am on Wednesday 24 May

IMT will carry out essential network maintenance in the Old Building between 7:00 and 8:30am on Wednesday 24 May.

Another year, another QCon!

Senior Analyst Programmer Caroline shares her views on QCon London in this two-part blog series. Here’s part one of eDev@QCon London 2017.

Welcome to the LSE in-house apps blog!

Welcome to our blog, where we talk about LSE in-house applications available for the LSE community. Life at LSE can be demanding, so getting the best out of LSE’s IT is essential to help you make the most of your time here.

A day in the life of… an AV Support Officer

We delve into the world of audio-visual services at LSE with our AV Support Officer, Priyesh.