Thursday, November 23, 2023 - 08:28
Please be advised that requests for third-party add-ons for UP Mail/Google (in the @up.edu.ph domain) now require the endorsement of the UP System Data Privacy Officer (DPO). This is to ensure that said third-party add-ons are appropriate and secure for the University’s Google Workspace.
Wednesday, November 15, 2023 - 10:38
[UPDATE (15 Nov 2023, 7PM: Network has just bee restored.] This is to inform all UP-Manila and PGH stakeholders that there will be a maintenance downtime for our UP-Manila network today (November 15, 2022) at 5:00 PM Philippines (GMT+8).
Monday, October 23, 2023 - 10:19
From UP System IT: "Please be reminded that software resources of the University, including online services registered under UP (such as the UP Mail, Google Drive, Zoom, Microsoft 365), must only be used for OFFICIAL academic, research and administrative purposes. "
Thursday, September 21, 2023 - 16:52
The University will experience lack of Internet connectivity and access to local services such as PABX, when trying to use the UP Manila network. The PGH will also be affected as it is using the ADS authentication service of the UP Manila. The network unavailability will take place on September 23, 2023, from 8AM to 5PM.
The network unavailability is due to the CPDMO's maintenance activity that requires shutting down the electric power in the entire area of Joaquin Gonzales Compound, Padre Faura St.
Tuesday, July 4, 2023 - 12:04
The IMS highly encourages that UPM stakeholders use Google Meet and Microsoft Teams as alternative online tools to Zoom. Read the full advisory here.
Monday, October 17, 2022 - 13:30
If the passwords you have used for your Google account and other online accounts have not been changed for over a year, change them now! We highly recommend these sites to help you create secure passwords: https://www.lastpass.com/features/password-generator-a#generatorTool, https://1password.com/password-generator, and https://nordpass.com/password-generator.
Monday, September 19, 2022 - 11:55
The issue of non-availability of UPM websites from outside the University was due to non-renewal of the domain name upm.edu.ph.
Thursday, September 15, 2022 - 10:50
The automatic logout within 24 hours is a new security feature of Google for GMail. In response to the users' reports, the IT Team increased the limit from 24 hours to 7 days. Note that there are no other options to make the limit less than 7 days.
Monday, September 12, 2022 - 09:00
We encountered an issue with logging in to the ADS via the URL http:/u.pm/ads. This happened around 8AM. At this point, we are still investigating what triggered the issue. The workaround we did was to restart the server that hosts the http://u.pm/ads and https://login.ads.upm.edu.ph.
Wednesday, September 7, 2022 - 08:10
Slido is available to all UP faculty members. Slido is an easy-to-use Q&A and polling platform for live or remote meetings, events, classes, and webinars.
Sunday, July 17, 2022 - 23:23
The firewall appliance that powers the Internet connectivity of the University is still in the process of updating. As of now, the ADS login process is affected. Read More
Wednesday, May 18, 2022 - 09:41
Please refrain from making public your Zoom meeting iDs and passwords. Read the the Advisory on Zoom Security by the UP System IT. Read more
Monday, April 18, 2022 - 09:54
The UP-ITDC has just completed the migration of UP's Zoom subscription to a new setup. As a result of the migration, you may still encounter a problem with your Zoom account or access.
To access your zoom account on your desktop or laptop, follow these steps: Read more.
Tuesday, April 5, 2022 - 11:10
URGENT: Update your Google Chrome to the latest version: 100.0.4896.x.
Monday, March 28, 2022 - 10:43
UPDATE: 2021-Mar-28 1PM - Login issue was already resolved.
UIS Users: This is to inform everyone that since this morning there has been an issue in logging in to UIS (FMIS, SPCMIS and HRIS). We're already coordinating with the ITDC of the UP System. We'll update this announcement for developments.
Monday, March 28, 2022 - 10:02
Google issued last March 25 an announcement regarding an exploit that has been "in the wild", affecting all Google Chrome browser users.
Please update your Google Chrome browser as soon as possible. The latest version is 99.0.4844.84.
Wednesday, March 9, 2022 - 08:52
From UP-ITDC: "To All UP Users: Please be wary of phishing websites, emails, social media posts, and other online avenues masquerading as being associated with the University." Read more
Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 09:02
UPDATE 2021-10-21 3:10PM
We just learned from the UP ITDC that students, faculty and staff with the following categories have licensed access to Zoom:
- Active UPM Students
- Active UPM Faculty Members
- Active UPM Lecturer TA TF Employees
- Active UPM Non-Faculty Members
SHS students currently have no licensed access. But they will soon be recategorized into Active UPM Students.
Employees with affiliated units below have licensed access, too:
Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 08:28
UPDATE 12:45pm - Internet connectivity in all Pedro Gil segments has just been restored.
The line in the NIH area (covering most of Pedro Gil segments) has been down since yesterday late afternoon. The NetOps Team is currently in the area to troubleshoot the problem.
Tuesday, March 2, 2021 - 08:06
You might receive or might have received an email with the subject "the binary numbers of me using 1 and 2". It's a spam and phishing email. Don't trust the message as it contains click baits.
Sunday, February 21, 2021 - 11:12
The FAQ page has just been updated.