Ransomware blackmail programs and e-mail attachments

– January 29, 2014

In recent years, various “ransomware” type blackmail malwares are beginning to become more and more common. These programs provide a straightforward revenue for cyber criminals. Typically, a ransomware infected machine prevents the user from accessing desktop and ask for virtual money or a credit card transaction, so that the program can be rectified. So far, […]

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Spear phishing

– January 29, 2014

There might pop in to your e-mail so-called spear phishing messages usually written in bad Finnish or in English. Sometimes the message content may seem very credible. Typically, in these messages IT maintenance, any authority, bank, partner, Paypal, Amazon, Google, Microsoft, UPS, DHL or other body is asking your contact information and will ask you […]

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(suomi) AC:n ryhmätyötilojen (Breakouts) käyttö

– January 28, 2014

Sorry, this entry is only available in Finnish.

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(suomi) Useiden PDF-tiedostojen yhdistäminen yhdeksi PDF-tiedostoksi

– October 22, 2013

Sorry, this entry is only available in Finnish.

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How to detect plagiarism using Urkund

– September 20, 2012

Urkund is a web based service that detects plagiarism: With Urkund, the teacher can check if a thesis (or any other text-based assessment) includes parts that might be copied from other sources. Urkund uses both Internet resources as well as its own databases of published materials, including other student work downloaded into Urkund. Urkund also […]

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Moving your e-mail from your old account to Outlook

– September 20, 2012

This guideline is not yet available in English. If you need help with this subject, contact IT services.

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How to start using Mozilla Thunderbird

– August 29, 2012

You are able to use your school mail account (the one that lies in the cloud services) also on your local computer, using e.g. Thunderbird. Mozilla Thunderbird is an easy to use e-mail application and it is also free of charge. You may download it from http://www.mozilla.org/en-US/thunderbird/. Taking Thunderbird into use When you launch Thunderbird […]

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Transferring your old email to the cloud services

– July 27, 2012

Transferring your old email to the new system is easiest by adding the information of your old account to the new one. After logging in using address https://portal.microsoftonline.com, choose Outlook options: Then choose Connected accounts: Now choose New from the Connected accounts section: Put your account information using address uname@oppilas.oamk.fi, where uname is your user […]

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