Secure Computing An overview of strategies to handle data and using good computing practices
Understanding Patches and Software Updates: Learn the basics of keeping your device up to date!
Secure your Devices Learn how to keep your devices secure
BU Phishing Guide Tips for detecting and protecting yourself from phishing scams
Identify and Protect Yourself from Unsafe Websites Learn what NOT to click on!
Fight Identity Theft A great resource for information on how to DETECT, DETER and DEFEND against Identity Theft
Lock Your Computer If your computer is in an area where other people consider its’ security. By simply locking your computer you reduce risk
Create an Administrator Account Create an admin account on your computer separate from your standard account for a safer machine, this step-by-step will walk you through
Choose a Strong Password Your passwords are the keys to many things: Protect them like you would anything else of physical value. Here are steps for creating strong passwords
Safely Dispose of your Old Cell Phone Before you trade in your old cell phone, think about all the sensitive data collected after all your usage. Here are some suggestions for wiping your phone before you give it away
Manage Spam While some consumers find unsolicited commercial email — also known as “spam” — informative, most of us find it annoying and time consuming. Here are tips to avoid spamming
How To Shop Online Safely Tips on how to shop and conduct business online safely and securely
How to Handle a Virus Infection If you ever get infected with a virus, here are some helpful tips to help clean up your devices.