Information Security

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Collecting and Applying Your InCommon Issued S/MIME Certificate

This is a step-by-step guide to collecting and applying your InCommon issued S/MIME certificate to enable secure-email.

February 2021 Phishing Test

This article goes over the red flags from the February 2021 phishing test.

How to protect yourself from phishing and viruses

Attackers and scammers often look for ways to steal email addresses, passwords, and other sensitive information.

March 2021 FA&O Phishing Test

This article goes over the red flags from the March 2021 FA&O phishing test.

March 2021 Student Phishing Test

This article goes over the red flags from the March 2021 Student phishing test.

Protect Yourself from Support Scams/Scareware

Defining what a support scam is and what to do if there is a possible support scam.

Step-by-Step: How to harden Windows 10 Defender to provide greater security.

How to harden Windows 10 Defender to provide greater security.

Step-by-Step: How to use Microsoft Windows Security (Windows Defender) to scan your Windows 10 computer.

How to use Microsoft Windows Security (Windows Defender) to scan your Windows 10 computer.

What is the SOC?

The Security Operation Center (SOC) monitors, assesses, and defends against cybersecurity threats on the Mines’ network.