Know your rights and responsibilities concerning the proper and ethical use of technology on campus by reading the UCF IT policies and The Golden Rule student handbook . The handbook provides important information about how the University responds to violations involving copyright infringement based on the HEOA Compliance Program for Peer-to-Peer File Sharing and Copyrighted Material . Computer Security Incident: If you suspect your UCF identity was compromised or detect any suspicious activity in your computer, contact the UCF Service Desk at (407) 823-5117. Learn more about preventing security incidents.

Information Security Brochure for Students

Email Security
  • Only Respond to Legitimate Email
    • Legitimate email from UCF will
      • come from a address
      • not ask you to reply with personal information, login credentials or passwords
  • Always check links provided in an email before you click
  • Dealing with Spam
  • Phishing Attempts
Online Security
Computer Security
  • Keep Passwords Strong
  • Lock your laptop before you walk away
  • Keep your computer and anti-virus software up to date

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