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Posted on: April 30, 2019

Beware of recent email phishing attempt

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March 5, 2019 — Beware of a phishing attempt to gain access to your account information, Hampton's Information Technology Department says. The email appears to be a message from Microsoft requiring an update to Office365. It looks like the one b...

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Posted on: August 29, 2018

Protect yourself from phishing emails with these tips

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Aug. 29, 2018 — Well-crafted phishing and fraud emails have become more common and sophisticated recently, Hampton's Information Technology Department says.

Phishing emails are attempts to gather sensitive information, such as passwords or credit card info...

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Posted on: June 12, 2018

Help Desk team earns recognition for customer service certifications

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June 12, 2018 — Hampton's Information Technology support team recently earned customer service accolades. 

Four city IT team members acquired individual certifications to qualify the Technical Support team for the HDI Certified Team reco...

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Posted on: May 9, 2018

IT will begin sending computer users a reminder about expiring passwords

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May 11, 2018 - Starting today, Hampton's Information Technology Department will begin sending an email notice to city computer users whose network password is about to expire.

The notice will not ask users to click on any link, or include any attachment &a...

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Posted on: November 20, 2017

Information Technology reminds employees to avoid cyber scams and malware during holiday season

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Nov. 20, 2017 - The city’s Information Technology staff reminds employees to stay cyber safe this holiday season. This includes avoiding holiday scams and malware, and using city email and internet properly. Leslie Fuentes, director of Information Technol...

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Posted on: October 26, 2017

Information Technology warns employees about dangerous new ransomware called 'Bad Rabbit'

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Oct. 26, 2017 - The Information Technology Department wants to warn employees about a dangerous new ransomware called "Bad Rabbit." IT is taking steps to increase security and threat awareness and asks that city computer users be on the alert fo...

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Posted on: October 20, 2017

October is Cyber Security Awareness Month

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Get informed about online security this month. October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month, an annual campaign to spotlight the importance of cybersecurity. 

As just about everyone is affected by the internet, National Cyber Security Awaren...

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Posted on: October 1, 2014

There are no outages at this time.

If you need technical support, please email the IT Help desk at ithelp@hampton.gov.

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