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SECURITY


IT POLICIES

IT Policies: A list of policies that include computer use, password security, account retention to Personal Identifiable Information and more.




GENERAL SECURITY LINKS

New Moving to a State of (default) Denial: ITS will set our network gateway to block externally initiated inbound network sessions, except to subnetworks and devices providing public services.  

Spectre and Meltdown Vulnerabilities: ITS will continue to review this information to keep you up to date.

Duo Two-Factor Authentication:Two-factor authentication adds a quick but very effective security step to your Smith Single Sign-on login to help protect your account even if your password gets stolen.

Google Security Check-up: The Google My Account settings provide tools that let you safeguard your data, protect your privacy.

Windows Security Essentials: Help protect your machine against viruses and other malicious software.

Malware and Spyware Cleanup: Remove Malware and Spyware from your windows machine.

Remove P2P software: To avoid copyright violations remove any peer to peer file sharing programs.

Securing your Moblie Device: Learn how to secure your device using a numeric PIN, Password or drawing PATTERN

Password Security: Take the necessary steps to keep your password secure.

Additional Security Information Request: Complete this simple request form and the directory of Security will get back to you.

 


 

INFORMATION ON PHISHING

Identifying phishing: Phishing emails are designed to look like legitimate messages, they entice you to click on links, here are some ways to spot phishing emails.

Known phishing examples: Here are some the latest phishing examples that our community is receving.

How to report phishing: What to do if you have identified a phishing email.

What to do if you responded to a phishing email: If you clicked on a phishing link and provided your network information, follow these steps.

 



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