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Information Security

Information Security

Welcome to Santa Clara University's Information Security Office Homepage.

The mission of the Information Security Office is to support Santa Clara University’s outstanding undergraduate, graduate, and research programs by protecting the university’s information assets.


Tech Support Scams

Tech support scams are a particularly sneaky approach criminals use to make money off of people’s trust. It is important that all Santa Clara University students, faculty, and staff know how to identify these scams to protect individual and university resources.


What is ransomware? What should you do if it takes control of your system?

Summer Scams

Scammers don't take a break during the summer months; in fact, they may be ramping up their attacks to exploit your extra time online, vacation plans, or desire to improve yourself and your home. Make sure you're aware of these common attacks so you can keep your money and information safe from fraudsters.