Box also has a vendor password; you do not need to change your IU password when you connect through IU.
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Find the latest on everything from IU’s supercomputer, Big Red II, and security bug Heartbleed to high-tech teaching tools and privacy tips.
Five years ago, IU recognized that combining IT and physical security under one umbrella would make for an agile and speedy response to emergency situations. The bold move is an unusual experiment, but so far it’s yielding good results.
Chromebooks can now connect to IU Secure; IU privacy expert offers recommendations on “big data”; IU researcher fighting crime with mobile phone data; IU to host 2014 Technology Exchange; Senior network engineer Brent Sweeny earns President’s Leadership Award from Internet2
The 2014 CACR Cybersecurity Summit will be held on Thursday, June 19, at IUPUI. The event is open to the public; there is no cost to attend but advance registration is required. cacr.iu.edu/2014
The next time you connect to Wi-Fi on campus, choose IU Secure as your network instead of “attwifi” for a faster, safer connection.
If you notice a sudden change in your computer’s behavior and think it might have a virus, don’t panic. Not all such maladies are fatal, and you have several options.
Always be suspicious of any email that asks you to divulge personal or financial information, is urgent, or contains a link to a website that does not match the organization sending the email. Never give control of your computer to a third party unless you can confirm that the third party is legitimate.
IU offers departments access to the same high-performance and high-availability hardware used for important university apps and services.
IU notified the Indiana attorney general’s office yesterday of the potential exposure of personal data for some students and recent graduates.
IU’s IT-28 policy is designed to reduce vulnerabilities and exposure as much as possible to protect IU’s digital information.
Secunia Personal Software Inspector scans your computer for missing security patches and vulnerabilities.
A few simple precautions can help protect your computer from the bad guys.