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Policy change to improve security of Luther email

The College is establishing a new policy in which Luther email accounts for students, faculty and staff will require Google 2-Step Verification. Faculty and staff must enable Google 2-Step Verification prior to Dec. 1, 2016 for all Luther email accounts in order to continue to successfully sign in. Students must enable Google 2-Step Verification prior to Feb. 1, 2017 for their Luther email accounts. You may enable 2-Step Verification yourself or attend a session for assistance.

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ITS Org Chart, March 2016

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Notes from ITS Council - 11/9/16

ITS Council is the leadership team within Information Technology Services. Topics discussed this week were Software Available with Microsoft Campus Agreement, Facilities Update - Credit Cards for Vending, Computer Classroom Conversations. Operational Reports given this week by Network & Systems and User Services.

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10.24.2016 - Luther College

The Technology Help Desk has been informed that the following phishing email has been sent to several members of the Luther College community. This email is malicious. It is not from the Luther College Technology Help Desk or anyone in ITS.

If you have responded, please change your password immediately at If you have not responded, simply delete the message. We are taking steps to block further messages. For future reference, ITS and the Luther College Technology Help Desk will never ask for private information or passwords via email. Any questions or concerns can be directed to x1000, [email protected], or

Text of malicious email with links removed:

From: Help Desk
Subject: Luther College


You receive an important message from

kindly view below:


Please contact the LIS Technology Help Desk at (563) 387-1000 if you have questions.

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