The map below shows countries from which we have seen and blocked actual cyber-attacks aimed at FIT. We’ll keep it updated as we discover more. As you can see, cybercrimes are a world-wide problem.
FIT will be closed on Friday, March 30th for Good Friday.As a reminder, when the college is closed the Administrative Offices at FIT are also closed – including the Division of Information Technology. If you have questions while the college is closed, please visit our FAQs at it.fitnyc.edu/faqs. You may also email TechHelp@fitnyc.edu, and we will reply as soon […]
Welcome, new and returning dorm students! We know how busy this time is for you, so we put together some helpful tips. By now you have reviewed the checklist that the Residential Life Department sent you that included what to bring and what not to bring. This checklist also included some items from IT but […]
Your FIT ID (Campus Card) should be protected the same way a credit or debit card would be protected. Immediate notification of a lost or stolen card will protect the accounts and campus access privileges. The computer codes that control the account and access stripe will be deactivated as soon as the card is reported […]
To register a device to the Wired Network at FIT, you will need to find the device’s MAC Address. You may register up to three compatible devices to the Wired Network when you are on campus, you will not be able to register devices when you are off-campus. Once a device is registered it will automatically […]
This years Cyber Monday online shoppers spent more than $3 billion, a 16% jump from 2014, according to the Adobe Digital Index. As online shopping has become more convenient that battling the in-store crowds. It shouldn’t come as a surprise that the rise in online shopping has also resulted in an increase in cyber security attacks. What […]
It is Legacy Week at FIT. During Legacy Week there will be a number of events on campus to bring together current students, alumni, faculty and staff as we celebrate everything that makes FIT one of a kind. To celebrate our video team has created a digital short of FIT Alumni reflecting on their time […]
If you are connecting to FITAIR on a Windows 10 computer and recently changed your password you will want to follow the steps below. Click the WiFi icon in the lower right-hand corner Click “Network settings” Click Manage Wi-Fi Networks Find FITAIR and click “Forget”
Turn on the WiFi on your computer. Click on the WiFi icon – scroll to FITAIR – then click “Connect”. The connection will begin. The Windows Security Alert window may appear – Click “Connect”. NOTE: Don’t be alarmed by this, Windows by default does not “trust” any authentication system without some manual input. Rest assured […]
Did you know the majority of students at FIT are commuters? Over 75% of FIT Students are commuter students. From October 26th through October 30th it will be Commuter Appreciation Week at FIT. To kick off the weeklong celebration we’ve made this video for our commuters.