Library & Information Technology Services Blog

Complete the Information Security Education Program by 11/1/19

Posted October 14, 2019

The Bryn Mawr College Information Security Education Program launched October 1st and runs through the month of October. Community members are responsible for completing the program by November 1, 2019. Get started by logging into Moodle and navigating to the Information Security course. More information about the program cycle, requirements, and information security competencies is available on the LITS Website. Information security […]

Complete the Information Security Education Program by 11/1/19

Posted October 1, 2019

The Bryn Mawr College Information Security Education Program launches today and runs through the month of October. Community members are responsible for completing the program by November 1, 2019. Get started by logging into Moodle and navigating to the Information Security course. More information about the program cycle, requirements, and information security competencies is available on the LITS Website. Information security is a responsibility […]

Information Security Education Program 2019 Launches 10/1!

Posted September 24, 2019

College community members are responsible for completing Bryn Mawr’s Information Security Education Program annually. This year’s program launches 10/1/19 and must be completed during the month of October. The program includes reviewing key College policies and completing a series of instructional activities geared towards helping all community members attain mastery of the College’s Information Security […]

Moodle Will Join Duo-Protected (MFA) Services by August 26, 2019

Posted July 25, 2019

By August 26th, Moodle will begin prompting community members who have enrolled in Duo for a second authentication factor when logging in. The College has been moving many systems, particularly those holding sensitive data, to Duo multi-factor authentication to better protect that data. The addition of Moodle to our list of protected online services is […]

Reminder: Multi-factor authentication (Duo) on 11/12

Posted October 19, 2018

Bryn Mawr’s MFA rollout continues! See below for key dates and important information. WAVE 1: Faculty, many staff, and some student employees – COMPLETED! A big thank-you to the 600+ community members who enrolled on or before October 8th! WAVE 2: All remaining staff, Emeriti, and some student employees – IN PROGRESS! receive a self-enrollment email […]

Reminder: Multi-factor authentication (MFA) on 10/8

Posted October 4, 2018

Bryn Mawr’s MFA rollout continues! See below for key dates and important information. WAVE 1: Faculty, many staff, and some student employees receive a self-enrollment email 9/17 self-enroll before 10/8 anyone in this group who has not self-enrolled will be enrolled in Duo on 10/8 and required to use multi-factor authentication WAVE 2: All remaining staff and […]

Reminder: Multi-factor authentication (MFA) on 10/1

Posted September 25, 2018

Bryn Mawr’s MFA rollout continues! See below for key dates and important information. WAVE 1: Faculty, many staff, and some student employees receive a self-enrollment email 9/17 self-enroll before 10/1 anyone in this group who has not self-enrolled will be enrolled in Duo on 10/1 and required to use multi-factor authentication Wave 2: All remaining staff and […]

Information Security Education Program 2018 Launches 10/1!

Posted September 24, 2018

College community members are responsible for completing Bryn Mawr’s Information Security Education Program annually. This year’s program launches 10/1/18 and must be completed during the month of October. The program includes reviewing key College policies and completing a series of instructional activities geared towards helping all community members attain mastery of the College’s Information Security […]

Reminder: Multi-factor Authentication (Duo) Launches 9/17

Posted September 16, 2018

Beginning Monday, September 17 all faculty, many staff, and some student employees will begin using multi-factor authentication (MFA) when logging in to many of the College’s online services. Bryn Mawr is using Duo, a simple and effective multi-factor authentication service in use by many of our peers. Once enrolled in Duo, you will be required to […]

BIONIC Joins Duo-protected (MFA) Services 9/14

Posted September 10, 2018

Beginning on Friday, September 14, BIONIC will prompt community members enrolled in Duo for a second authentication factor. This change will take effect during Thursday’s routine system maintenance window, and early adopters already using Duo will be prompted the next time they log into BIONIC. Many thanks to the ~200 community members who have been […]

Multi-factor Authentication Launches 9/17

Posted September 10, 2018

Beginning Monday, September 17 all faculty, many staff, and some student employees will begin using multi-factor authentication (MFA) when logging in to many of the College’s online services. Bryn Mawr is using Duo, a simple and effective multi-factor authentication service in use by many of our peers. Once enrolled in Duo, you will be required to […]

Coming Fall Semester! Multi-factor Authentication for Students

Posted August 24, 2018

What is Multi-factor Authentication (MFA) and How Does it Work? Multi-factor authentication protects against account hijacking by providing an extra layer of security beyond your username and password. The idea is to make sure the person accessing the account is actually you. Once enrolled in Duo, you will be required to authenticate twice to many of the […]

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