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The Information Security Office serves the University by ensuring our faculty, students and staff can perform their duties in a low-risk environment.

The Information Security Office supports the mission of UTD by building a culture of security awareness and risk management to protect the confidentiality, integrity, availability and accountability of information assets.

We serve as partner and educator. Risk mitigation is achieved through awareness training, technology solutions, inclusion of security controls in new projects and regulatory compliance.

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Awareness Training Enhancement Notes

Nate Howe

May 5, 2020

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Criminals continue to target universities to steal valuable research data, personal information and financial resources. Many attacks target people, rather than computers. Your commitment to service and willingness to trust (more…)

Cyber Commuting 101: Tips and Checklist

Nate Howe

March 13, 2020

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According to CNBC, over 70% of the US population now performs some remote work regularly. While we all love the idea of working in our pajamas, working from home poses some unique challenges to productivity (more…)

Online Shopping 101: How to be Safe

Student Blog: Uday Matta

January 29, 2020

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Be it for a birthday, graduation, holidays, or pretty much any special occasion, people are always on the mission to find the right gifts for their loved ones. In the olden days, we would have to jump in the car and drive (more…)
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