Monthly archives: November 2015

VPN for students

– November 16, 2015

VPN connection VPN connection (Virtual Private Network) is a solution to reach a private network and its resources over public networks securely. In other words, as a student of OUAS you can reach your home directory at school also from your home, instead of e.g. having to move around your files with USB memory sticks. […]

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Published in these categories: Bulletins & Guidelines, datacommuncations | Tags: , , | 2 comments

VPN connection using Global Protect (Palo Alto)

– November 16, 2015

If you are using any Apple products, Android devices or a Windows desktop, laptop or Microsoft Surface Pro, you should use Palo Alto’s Global Protect to create a VPN connection to OUAS network. Global Protect uses IPsec or SSL for protection, depending on the situation. Desktops and laptops (both Windows and Mac) Mac desktop/laptop: use […]

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Published in these categories: English version available, for staff, devices, Oamk , GUIDELINE, Bulletins & Guidelines, software, for students, telecommunications, datacommuncations | Tags: , , | 3 comments

Avoid tech support phone scams

– November 6, 2015

Finnish Communications Regulatory Authority reported that they have been contacted by a number of telephone support scams. In other countries these scams have been common for a long time. It was only a matter of time when Finnish users end up being a target. Usually there are real companies and well educated cheats behind these […]

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Published in these categories: for staff, Oamk , Bulletins & Guidelines, for students, BULLETIN | Tags: , , , | Post a comment