Email to Cognos Users Group – 28 Jul 2022

The OCIO sent out the following email on 28 July 2022.


Subject: Mines Windows Computer Screensaver Change


Automatic enhancements are being made to your Mines Windows computer to align with university standards and strengthen the security of our Mines computing environment.

Beginning on August 2nd, you will notice the following changes:

  1. After 15 minutes of inactivity, the screensaver will start.
  2. After the screensaver has started, you will need to enter your Mines password to use the computer again.

Mines ITS 

Call: (303) 384-2345

Please verify the authenticity of this official ITS notice by visiting “https :// its . mines . edu / verify”. Remember to always check messages purporting to be from ITS.

If you receive any suspicious messages about your Mines credentials or asking you for sensitive information, please do not click through any links or attempt to reply – report them to ITS, for further investigation, via a Mines Help Center ticket (https :// helpcenter . mines . edu).