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December 06, 2019

Smishing: The new cyberattack

Photo of a man texting with the words "Hackers have been sending you emails. Now, they're texting you, too."

Photo of a man texting with the words "Hackers have been sending you emails. Now, they're texting you, too."

Find out what "smishing" is and how to detect and prevent it. 

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December 05, 2019

A Year in Review

A photo of the Rotunda from above, covered in snow, with the text: "Let's gather round and celebrate a year of information secured."

A photo of the Rotunda from above, covered in snow, with the text: "Let's gather round and celebrate a year of information secured."

Do you remember our key information security tips from 2019?

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November 01, 2019

Cyber Security Awareness Month in Review

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A photograph of the Rotunda, a shield surrounding a keyboard superimposed on top, and text reading "Cyber Security Awareness Month in Review."

Cyber Security Awareness Month has passed, but you can still review our top tips. 

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October 30, 2019

Cybersecurity matters when shopping online.

Picture of online shoppers with the text: It's Online Shopping season. Which means it's also Scam Season.

Picture of online shoppers with the text: It's Online Shopping season. Which means it's also Scam Season.

It is the height of the online shopping season - AKA scam season. Learn how to protect your data while buying online. 

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October 21, 2019

Cyber Security Awareness Month Week 4: Protect IT

Picture of the UVA football field (Scott Stadium)  with the words: Let's all join hands and give a yell. . . And protect IT at dear old UVA!

Picture of the UVA football field (Scott Stadium)  with the words: Let's all join hands and give a yell. . . And protect IT at dear old UVA!

All data are not created equal. At the top of the risk hierarchy is Highly Sensitive Data (HSD).

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October 14, 2019

Cybersecurity Awareness Month Week 2: Secure IT

Picture of a lock  with the text:  Your data is valuable.  So Secure it with a strong password. Download LastPass to safely store your passwords.

Picture of a lock  with the text:  Your data is valuable.  So Secure it with a strong password. Download LastPass to safely store your passwords.

In the second week of Cybersecurity Awareness month, you SECURE IT.

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