Protect Your Data
Information Security articles and best practices for faculty, staff and students. If there’s an article or guideline you’d like us to write about, please provide feedback to ITSecurity@umassmed.edu
Oct 09 2014
Cybersecurity is one of our country’s most important national security priorities, and we each have a role to play—cybersecurity is a shared responsibility.
Sep 04 2014
For a safe password management, a “Password Manager” can be used as long as the following guidelines, which are recommended by UMass Medical School Information Security, are followed.. Read more
Aug 18 2014
As the use of more capable cell phones increases so does the need to protect them from hacking. Cell phones are often as vulnerable as laptops and PCs to being hacked. One popular attack is for cyber crooks to deploy fake Wi-Fi or Bluetooth devices that infect your mobile device. In some public places these devices can push a file to your phone... Read more