Information Security

For further assistance:

Contact your desktop support specialist
Help Desk: 585-275-2000
Email: University IT Help
Anti-Virus - Computer software that protects the data on your computer from exposure from malicious attacks. The University has partnered with Sophos to provide a free anti-virus solution for faculty, staff and students. Contact your desktop support specialist for installation assistance or start the process yourself.
Bogus Emails - Not all email is created equal. Some emails are designed to entice you into taking actions that could result in compromised credentials or worse. Learn more from the links below.
Hard-drive Protection - In the unfortunately event that your computer is lost, stolen or compromised by malicious software an encrypted hard-drive is a security measure increasing the protection of data contained on the hard-drive of the computer.
Identity Finder - This tool periodically searches your computer for Personally Identifiable information (PII) including sensitive information such as credit card, bank and social security numbers.
More Information - Want to know more about securing your technology?
Security Tip of the Week - View the digital security tip of the week.