ITS Security Center

Security Topics

VPN, or Virtual Private Network, allows you to access university services remotely as if you were on campus.
Multifactor Authentication, sometimes called MFA or 2FA, is an extra layer of security to protect your login information.
Phishing is a way of attempting to acquire personal information by masquerading as a trustworthy entity in an electronic communication.
Antivirus software used to protect your computer from malicious code.
Spyware, Malware, and Adware are used to track your activities on your computers and provide that information to someone else for malicious purposes.
SPAM is the use of electronic messaging systems (including most broadcast media, digital delivery systems) to send unsolicited bulk messages indiscriminately.