IT Security & Safe Computing

Information about spam, malware/spyware, and keeping your data secure.

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Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA)

Multi-factor authentication (MFA) strengthens access security by requiring two methods (also referred to as factors) to verify your identity. These factors can include something you know (like a username and password), plus something you have (like a smartphone app or hardware token) to approve authentication requests.

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Security Awareness: Phishing/Spear Phishing

Phishing is an attempt to obtain sensitive information.

Working Remotely - Security Tips & Best Practices

DSU ITS wanted to provide additional resources to help ensure you are secure and protected, while working from home.

Microsoft Updates: How to Check and Install

How to check and install Microsoft for monthly security and critical OS updates.

Endpoint Protection: Encrypt your Mac using FireVault 2

FileVault full-disk encryption helps prevent unauthorized access to the information on your startup disk.