IT Security Tips

Passwords

Password change begins here
Employees: If you forgot your password, contact the help desk at ext. 5900
Mac users: Fix the keychain after changing your password
Student cannot log into Blackboard: Enter a help ticket with both course and section.

Antivirus

On-campus (college-owned computer) please enter a help ticket

Windows computer, personal, not college-owned
We strongly recommend Microsoft's free Security Essentials. Get it here.

Apple Macintosh, personal, not college-owned
Mac people in IT like ClamXAV. Get it here.

Phishing (identity theft)

An example of a phishing attack with an explanation

Software for Secure Access from Off-Campus

Mac OS X: VPN or Virtual Private Networking installation/instructions
Mac OS X: SFTP or Secure FTP with Fetch - download

Windows XP: VPN or Virtual Private Networking installation/instructions
Windows Vista: VPN or Virtual Private Networking installation/instructions
Windows: SFTP or Secure FTP with WinSCP - download

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