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How Do I Keep My Information Safe: Passwords PDF
Various ways and tips about passwords that can help you protect your information.
How Do I Keep My Information Safe: Public Wi-Fi PDF
Protect yourself when using public Wi-Fi.
How Do I Keep My Information Safe: Social Media PDF
Protect your personal information from hackers, spammers, identity thieves, etc on your social networking sites.
How Do I Keep My Information Safe: Run as a Standard User PDF
Why should you run as a standard user and not as an administrator? The number one reason for not running as an administrator is to limit your exposure to security vulnerabilities. Learn how to change your account type with this handy guide!
How Do I Keep My Information Safe: Anti-Virus PDF
Tips to keep your computer virus-free.
How Do I Keep My Information Safe: Securing Mobile Devices PDF
Ten steps on how to secure your mobile devices.
How Do I Keep My Information Safe: Personal Information PDF
Ways to protect your personal information offline and online
How Do I Keep My Information Safe: Physical Security PDF
One of the easiest ways to keep information stored on a mobile device safe is to keep the device physically secure.
How Do I Set a Screen Saver Password (Windows) LINK
Set the screen saver on Windows-based computers to prompt for a password before resuming the session.
How Do I Set A Screen Saver Password (Mac) LINK
Set a screen saver on Mac systems that requires a password after the screen saver activates.
How Do I Dispose of my Phone LINKs
Thinking of disposing your phone? Before you do, take a look at these steps to protect your data.
How Do I Change my SCU password?
Click here to learn how!
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