Security changes coming to UW-Madison Box accounts on June 21, 2017
Posted: 16:18:52, Wednesday, Jun 21, 2017 Expiration: 21:18:52, Wednesday, Jun 28, 2017
Effective June 21, 2017, UW-Madison Box accounts will receive the following two security changes:
1. Unencrypted FTP access to UW-Madison Box accounts will be disabled.
Encrypted FTP access will still be available (FTPS, FTPES).
Individuals who use an FTP client to access their UW-Madison Box account were notified of this change on Tuesday, June 6th. View notification.
2. Increased password strength for UW-Madison Box external passwords.
Individuals who created an external password for their UW-Madison Box account will be required to update their password to meet NetID password criteria and requirements.
If you have any questions or concerns, contact the DoIT Help Desk.
-- Box: Christina Gomez
Created: 01:18:52, Wednesday, Jun 21, 2017 (by Trent R.)
Updated: 16:21:06, Wednesday, Jun 21, 2017 (by Trent R.)