Guarding against thousands of cyber attacks each week keeps Colby Gray, Security Assurance manager in UIT's Information Security Office, and his dedicated team of security analysts busy.
Information Security Policy 4-004
The Information Security Team at the University of Utah has released a video regarding Information Security Policy 4-004. This policy, including its accompanying rules regarding Acceptable Use, Data Classification and Encryption is now fully enforceable as of April 2016. If you have questions or concerns, please contact UofU_ISO@utah.edu.
UConnect vs. UGuest
Students, faculty, and staff: UConnect is our secure, wireless network. UGuest is not. Always use UConnect when connecting to the network.
First time connecting to UConnect? Follow these instructions.
Secure those passwords!
Is your password secure enough? Easy-to-guess, "weak" passwords are the main way malicious hackers gain access to system information. Keeping passwords safe and hard to guess is critical to ensure information is not compromised.
Familiarize yourself with the University of Utah's password requirements and guidelines.