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Cyberattack on New Orleans City Government

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Below is a message from IT's interim CISO, Terry Laurent:

Tulane University


Good afternoon:

As you may have heard, the government of the city of New Orleans is currently under cyberattack. The Tulane Information Security team is actively monitoring the university’s network for any adverse impacts from this attack. Our IT ServiceDesk stands ready to assist you with any issues and can be reached at or 504-988-8888.
Please be aware of any strange computer behavior, error messages, unknown applications or any unsolicited emails you might receive asking for information or weblinks.
To help protect your devices against ransomware or severe infection, Trend Micro Endpoint protection is available for your Windows and macOS devices at Our Service Desk can also assist you over the phone and/or  by remote session if needed at 504-988-8888.

Terry Laurent, GCIH GSEC GMON
Senior Security Engineer | Interim CISO | Information Technology
Tulane University | 504-988-6264