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  • Uniform Policy Reminder

    Posted by Janine Hoang at 9/4/2016

     

    1. Undershirts must match the color of the uniform shirt either white or navy blue. Gray or black are also acceptable.
    2. Students must wear a solid white, black, brown, navy blue or khaki/tan colored socks with no logos or emblems on them. Socks must be worn above the ankle and visible.
    3. A belt must be worn with the uniform. Belts must be solid navy, black, brown, or khaki.
    4. Tennis shoes or casual shoes must be worn. No sandals or boots.
    5. The jackets must be plain solid white, black, brown, navy blue or khaki/tan colored. Spirit sweatshirts are also acceptable.

     

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  • Read All About It!

    Posted by Janine Hoang at 9/4/2016

    Get your read on at the fall book fair!

     J. S. Aucoin Library will hold a fall book fair starting September 26, 2016 and lasting through September 30, 2016.  Come support our library!

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  • Aucoin News Archive

    Posted by Janine Hoang at 7/27/2016

    Find old news on Aucoin News Archive page

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  • September 26, 2016 - September 30, 2016

    Posted by Gidget Everitt at 9/23/2016

    For Students:  "Sometimes it is better to be kind than to be right.  We do not only need an intelligent mind that speaks, but a patient heart that listens." --Unknown

     

    For Staff:  "Guard well within yourself that treasure, KINDNESS.  Know how to give without hesitation, how to lose without regret, how to acquire without meanness."  --George Sand

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SMP CyberSAFE

  • Why Reusing Your Passwords Is Riskier Than Ever

    Posted by Susan Dupre at 9/14/2016 12:00:00 PM

    By now, we are all aware of the security issues surrounding passwords. We know we should create difficult-to-hack passwords that include letters, numbers, and symbols and that we should avoid using the names of children or pets as part of our passwords.

    However, after we create a new complex password, we often use it for many web applications, from social media to shopping sites--and here's where the new threat exists.

    A new report released by ThreatMetrix analyzed billions of cyber attacks during the first three months of 2016 and reported an alarming rise in botnet attacks. These attacks are carried out by cyber criminals who infect a network of private computers with malware and then launch a massive attack with actions that appear to be normal customer behavior:  logins, payments, new account applications.

    The criminals use stolen usernames and passwords that have been posted on "dark web" sites to test the credentials on hundreds of different sites.  Once a login and password are found to be real, they begin trying those credentials on other sites, especially banking or shopping sites, in an effort to gain more information about the victim--which leads to identity theft.

    ThreatMetrix also warns consumers to check their credit card statements for little items that might otherwise be ignored. Criminals often test stolen credit cards by making small donations to charity organizations in order to test if the cards can actually be used. 

    So, as aggravating and difficult as it is, we really should create a different complex password for every online e-commerce or banking site we use.

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  • SMP CyberSAFE Archives

    Posted by Susan Dupre at 1/13/2016

    CyberSAFE
    See past postings at the SMP CyberSAFE archives page.

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