Computer Security

Protect Yourself and Your Devices 

When you registered your computer/laptop/pad/tablet/phone in BlueZone to connect to the USU network, you gained access to the abundance of information and services on the internet.  You have also exposed your computer to the mischief and hazards that abound on the internet.  You are your own first line of defense against those ills. You should follow the 8 Steps to Protect Your Computer provided by the IT ServiceDesk and learn here how to be an Internet Skeptic. When your defensive efforts fail, the IT Security Team may be your second line of defense.

Preview our new Security Training Module (hosted at Qualtrics.com).

Contact

Phone: 797-1804

Email:
security@usu.edu

Location: SER 301 view map

Internet Skeptic Blog

Stay informed on how to keep your computer, devices, and cyber identity secure.

Security Practice Differences

Do security experts protect themselves differently than regular users? Find out which group you match.

Security Practice Differences

Do security experts protect themselves differently than regular users? Find out which group you match.

Computer Security Threats

Evil Resumes

Evil Resumes

The hot scam is the application for a job or internship that contains a malware-delivering resume attachment.