Recent Phishing Attempt

There is a recent phishing attempt being sent out to UCSD email addresses. If you receive an email like the one below, delete it immediately! Notice that the email doesn’t come from a legitimate UCSD email address. Do not under any circumstances click on the link provided in that email. If you accidentally did, change your password using the ACMS Global Password Change Tool:

From: UCSD Webmaster <>

Date: Fri, Oct 25, 2013 at 2:10 PM

Subject: Case number: 8941624

To: Recipients <>

Important warning message from the UCSD Web Mail Administrator. We have

commence a Quarantine Maintenance on every UCSD Web Mail account to prevent

numerous Spam mails we receive on UCSD Email server. To re-validate your

Web Mail account please click on the below link and enter your UCSD email

id and password for maintenance and Virus Scanning, Very Important. Click


Your Web Mail account will be temporarily terminated in a short time for

failure to adhere to our urgent notice.

UCSD Webmaster

Case number: 8941624


Reverting Back to Normal Weekend Phone Hours

We previously expanded our weekend (Saturday and Sunday) phone hours to accommodate the high volume of calls during the beginning of the Fall Quarter. However, we are now reverting back to our normal weekend hours from 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM.

Beware of Recent Scam Attempt

Did you receive an email like this?

From: University California San Diego* []
Sent: Thursday, October 17, 2013 1:56 PM
To: Recipients

Subject: {Support FACULTY/STAFF:}


UC San Diego.

Please View the attachment for more information to upgrade your account.

UC San Diego
Information Technology Support
9500 Gilman Dr., La Jolla, CA 92093

If so, delete it immediately! Please be aware of the recent phishing attempts being sent out to UCSD email addresses. Note that the link in the email is not an official UCSD address. UCSD will never ask you for your password directly via email, and in general, you should never send sensitive information via email. Do not under any circumstances click on the attachment provided in that email.

If you accidentally opened the attachment, please change your password immediately at

Planned Power Outage – Marshall Lowers

The power in Marshall Lower Apartments will need to be shutdown in order to replace failing high voltage cables. The outage is set for:

Saturday, October 19th
6:00AM – 9:00AM

This will shutdown all normal power. Please note that the ResNet Network in this area will also be unavailable at this time. If you are experiencing connectivity issues after the planned hours of this outage, please contact the ACMS Help Desk at or (858) 534-2267.

RESOLVED TED Outage is back online.

If you are still having issue connecting, please clear your browser’s cache or reboot your computer and attempt to connect to the site once again. If you are still experiencing a connection issue, please contact the ACMS Help Desk by emailing or by calling 858-534-2267.

Thank you!