There is always something happening within the world of IT at UC Santa Barbara. Stay up to date on the latest news and recent presentations or follow our social media channels and learn more about what's happening around campus.

Recent News

08/01/2022 FireEye Endpoint Security Update
07/11/2022 Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) Required for DocuSign
07/05/2022 Introducing Alphanumeric Perms this Fall
06/24/2022 Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Training Application Deadline Extended
06/21/2022 9-988 for National Suicide Prevention Lifeline Added to Campus Phone System
06/15/2022 Cyber Security Tip: Cyber-Smart Traveling

Planned Learning Management System (LMS) Transition

06/01/2022 Register Now: UC Tech 2022
05/26/2022 Web Development and IT Topics 
05/11/2022 Announcing Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Training
03/18/2022 The Current: Outstanding Women in Tech
03/16/2022 Less Secure Apps for Connect (Google Workspace) Email Disabled on April 27, 2022
02/15/2022 Accepting UCSB Nominations for the UC Women in IT Spotlight
02/03/2022 New Sessions Available for Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Training
01/20/2022 International Data Privacy Week: Data Privacy and You
01/05/2022 Duo Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) Requirement for Patient Portal Effective January 25
12/17/2021 ETS 2020-2021 Annual Report Now Available
12/16/2021 Campus Response to Critical Log4j Vulnerability
12/14/2021 Kronos Electronic Timekeeping Outage
11/24/2021 Duo Multi-factor Authentication (MFA) Requirement for ServiceNow Effective December 2
09/29/2021 Cyber Security Awareness Month 2021: UCSB Events
09/09/2021 Duo Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) Requirement on Kronos Timekeeping Effective September 28
09/08/2021 Preferred Name in Kronos
09/03/2021 UC IT Town Hall with President Drake on September 14
09/01/2021 Back-to-School Cybersecurity
08/27/2021 UCSB HR & IT Collaborate to Improve the Employee Performance Management Process with ePerformance
07/20/2021 The Current: Multi-factor Authentication Q&A
07/06/2021 Duo Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) Requirement on Campus VPN Effective August 2
06/08/2021 DevOps Practices Improve Efficiency at SIS&T
05/20/2021 "Achieving Measurable Results" AWS Workshop on June 1
04/21/2021 UCOP Security Incident: News, FAQs, and Resources
04/14/2021 Protect Your Identity Workshops
04/06/2021 Data Security Incident Update: Frequently Asked Questions
03/31/2021 Cybersecurity Incident Under Investigation
03/04/2021 Protecting Your Digital Self Webinar Series on March 5, 2021
03/03/2021 Inaugural UCSB IT Internship Provides Undergraduates with Hands-On Experience
02/25/2021 Sautter Award for Innovation in IT Now Accepting Applications
02/18/2021 Web Accessibility Workshop on February 25
02/17/2021 Google Drive Changes
01/29/2021 Phishing, Ransomware Threats Remain Despite Emotet & Netwalker Takedowns
01/25/2021 Internships Offer Experience, Prepare Undergrads for Information Technology Careers
01/21/2021 Social Media Workshop on January 27, 2021, via Zoom
01/15/2021 Enable Zoom Live Transcription Feature
01/13/2021 Beware of Potential Tax Fraud, Identity Theft
01/08/2021 ETS, DFSS Collaborate to Reduce User Workload in Managing Campus Utilities
01/06/2021 Senior Associate Vice Chancellor for IT & CIO

Upcoming Events



Previous Events

10/27/2021 CSAM: Zoom Security with Vanessa Moriarty
10/26/2021 CSAM: Hilarious Hacks
10/19/2021 CSAM: The State of Authentication
10/12/2021 CSAM: How Hackers Exploit Humans
10/07/2021 CSAM: What Can We Do About Ransomware?
10/06/2021 CSAM: Zoom Security with Vanessa Moriarty
10/04/2021 CSAM: Zero Trust with Jon Green and Ben Price from Aruba
01/14/2021 ETS All-Hands Quarterly Meeting
10/09/2020 ETS All-Hands Quarterly Meeting
07/23/2020 ETS All-Hands Quarterly Meeting
06/17/2020 UCSB Campus Cloud Presentation Recording Online 

CISO Office Hour Webinar: Information Assurance and Security

See recording link


04/09/2020 ETS All Hands Meeting: Liberate the Data, Data Warehouse, and Campus Cloud
01/29/2020 ETS Winter 2020 All Hands  Video Recording
01/29/2020 IS-3 Campus IT Discussion Video Recording
12/02/2019 FERPA Training sponsored by Women in Technology (WIT) Video Recording & Presentation
11/20/2019 The First Woman Man: Gender Labels & Workplace Expectations Video Recording & Presentation
10/25/2019 ETS Fall 2019 All Hands Video Recording
09/11/2019 IT Strategy Presentation
08/28/2019 IT Foundations II Video Recording & Presentation
05/06/2019 IT Connections Spring 2019 Video Recording
04/12/2018 ETS Spring 2018 All Hands Video Recording
12/18/2017 IT Forum (Winter 2017) Video Recording
06/27/2017 IT Forum (Summer 2017) Video Recording


Cyber Security Presentations and Videos

Cyber Security: Dr. Giovanni Vigna, PhD - "Understanding the Threat: Malicious Software, Malicious Actors, and the Promise of Artificial Intelligence." Dr. Vigna discusses how Artificial Intelligence is used in security and what are the (little understood) pitfalls of adversarial machine learning.