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  • Advisory - Email Impersonation Attacks

    https://docs.illinoisstate.edu/informationsecurity/blog/2020/08/advisory-email-impersonation-attacks
    August 11, 2020

    We want to make the University community aware of an increase in email impersonation attacks. These attacks use impersonation of someone that has a working relationship with the recipient.

  • National Cybersecurity Awareness Month 2020

    https://docs.illinoisstate.edu/informationsecurity/blog/2020/10/national-cybersecurity-awareness-month-2020
    October 01, 2020

    October 2020 is the 17th year of organizations promoting National Cybersecurity Awareness Month to help their users be safer and more secure online.

  • How Do I Protect Myself From Cybercriminals During COVID-19?

    https://docs.illinoisstate.edu/informationsecurity/blog/2020/10/how-do-i-protect-myself-from-cybercriminals-during-covid-19
    October 05, 2020

    Cybercriminals know that the best time to turn a phish into a catch is when life gets overwhelming.

  • Can You Spot The Phishing Email?

    https://docs.illinoisstate.edu/informationsecurity/blog/2020/10/can-you-spot-the-phishing-email
    October 06, 2020

    YOU Are the Best Defense

  • Make Strong Passwords to Boost Security

    https://docs.illinoisstate.edu/informationsecurity/blog/2020/10/make-strong-passwords-to-boost-security
    October 12, 2020

    If we practice better password hygiene, we can greatly reduce the chance that cyber events occur.

  • Cyber Champions Help Secure the Bird

    https://docs.illinoisstate.edu/informationsecurity/blog/2020/10/cyber-champions-help-secure-the-bird
    October 26, 2020

    We all play a part in cybersecurity and should strive to be cyber champions.

  • Advisory - Zoom "Bombers" and "Raiders" Solicit Meeting IDs

    https://docs.illinoisstate.edu/informationsecurity/blog/2020/04/advisory-zoom-bombers-and-raiders-solicit-meeting-ids
    April 03, 2020

    "Zoom bombing" can still occur despite instructors following best practices. This is due to private meeting IDs being shared by students.

  • Become a Password Pro

    https://docs.illinoisstate.edu/informationsecurity/blog/2020/04/become-a-password-pro
    April 08, 2020

    Account compromise is one of the top risks to users and organizations. It can cause data exposure, account lockout, and disruption of daily activities. With a few simple changes, you can reduce the chances of it happening to you.

  • Keeping data secure with SendTo

    https://docs.illinoisstate.edu/informationsecurity/blog/2020/06/keeping-data-secure-with-sendto
    June 10, 2020

    SendTo.IllinoisState.edu https://SendTo.IllinoisState.edu is a secure file transfer service available to University members. Individuals can send files between each other or with outside parties. It is also useful when the size of the files are too large for sending by email.

  • Staying Secure While Off Campus

    https://docs.illinoisstate.edu/informationsecurity/blog/2020/04/staying-secure-while-off-campus
    April 02, 2020

    One of the strongest protections the University relies upon is the campus network itself. When connected to the wired or wireless network, users benefit from systems that monitor and block various threats.

  • Advisory - Email Impersonation Attacks

    https://docs.illinoisstate.edu/informationsecurity/news/advisory-email-impersonation-attacks
    August 11, 2020

    We want to make the University community aware of an increase in email impersonation attacks. These attacks use impersonation of someone that has a working relationship with the recipient.

  • Enhancing Security with Safe Links

    https://docs.illinoisstate.edu/informationsecurity/blog/2021/02/enhancing-security-with-safe-links
    February 02, 2021

    Safe Links is a security protection from Microsoft that mitigates phishing and email attacks through email.

  • Multi-Factor Authentication Prize Raffle

    https://docs.illinoisstate.edu/informationsecurity/blog/2021/03/multi-factor-authentication-prize-raffle
    March 31, 2021

    We are excited to announce a prize raffle for current students, faculty, and staff who enable multi-factor authentication (MFA) on their account by the end of April 16, 2021.

  • Enabling User Choice with Multi-Factor Authentication

    https://docs.illinoisstate.edu/informationsecurity/blog/2021/03/enabling-user-choice-with-multi-factor-authentication
    March 11, 2021

    The University uses Microsoft's multi-factor authentication solution. That solution supports several options for users to be contacted for verification. Users can choose one or many of these options and choose which one is their default.

  • Enhancing Security with Multi-Factor Authentication

    https://docs.illinoisstate.edu/informationsecurity/blog/2020/11/enhancing-security-with-multi-factor-authentication
    November 11, 2020

    Multi-factor authentication (MFA) provides strong protection against threat actors that attack through email. The University will begin requiring the use of MFA to access Office 365 and related services.