For those that are unable to log on at all: Are they sure they’re at the real bb.uvm.edu? We did have a Blackboard-focused phish a few days ago...
Sam Hooker | [log in to unmask]
Information Security Engineer
Enterprise Technology Services
The University of Vermont
On 20140911, at 10:35, Alison Pechenick <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> Greetings colleagues,
> I continue to hear from students who report problems.
> For example, "Blackboard is not letting me log on, or it is but it just kicks me out right after for some reason and says there is an error."
> Or, a student will be in the middle of a quiz, and suddenly they can no longer save their answers, and get error messages instead.
> Based on their answers to my questions, it's not about timing out of an existing session.
> I can compile specific cases, wrt platforms, location, and so on, but in the meantime, is there still something amiss, and is there a resolution besides deleting browser cookies and logging in directly (as opposed to via myuvm)?
> Thank you,
> Alison Pechenick, Senior Lecturer
> Department of Computer Science
> Faculty Advisor, UVM Sailing Team
> University of Vermont