Security Archive

Nick Key
To better protect OU.edu accounts from phishing and other cybersecurity threats, IT will require multi-factor authentication for accessing Office 365 (all accounts) and HR Self Service (faculty and staff only) from off campus following the schedule below: September 25 – Freshmen and...
Lynnetta Eyachabbe
Secure Sooner
It’s Data Privacy Day! So, we wanted to introduce our new Cybersecurity Awareness Course for students, Secure Sooner. This is a course developed BY students FOR students. Secure Sooner is available on Canvas, but you are not automatically enrolled...
Lynnetta Eyachabbe
Superhero or Cyber Villain?
It’s Cyber Security Awareness Month (#CyberAware) and we’ve called on our Identity and Access Management Engineer, Jonathan Killgore, to tell us more about identities. This Halloween you will have many superheroes knocking on your door. Spiderman, Batman, and Wonder Woman are...
Lynnetta Eyachabbe
IT Security Analyst, Jason Close is back with more information on Phishing. Today, I will be covering the second half of the two-part series on phishing that was started a few months ago. To recognize phishing emails, it greatly...
Lynnetta Eyachabbe
It’s finally Spring! That’s right, you know what that means… SPRING CLEANING! Our Security Operations and Architecture Director, Aaron Baillio, gives us his cyber cleaning expertise: On average, we spend 4 hours a day on our smart phones. We...
Lynnetta Eyachabbe
Data_Privacy
Data Privacy Day was January 28th, and of course we didn’t want to miss an opportunity to remind you to protect your data! We’re pleased that Donnie McBride, our compliance guru, agreed to share his expert advice with us....
Lynnetta Eyachabbe
Beware Holiday Scams
Ron Fellhauer is our Executive Director of Security and Risk Management. Today he’s sharing his tips for avoiding scams this holiday season. It’s that season again!  No, not football season or holiday season… it’s phishing season! Unfortunately, email phishers...