The Download: October 2021
October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month, but cybersecurity is a year-round partnership that includes the entire NYU community. Read NYU Global Chief Information Security Officer Maria Suarez's thoughts about the importance of cybersecurity and what we can do to remain cyber secure throughout the year.
Whether it's answers to common password recovery questions or your vacation schedule, what you post on social media can be like unlocking your door. Watch this video for tips on safer sharing.
Creating a strong passphrase can be a hassle...but it's a lot less painful than getting hacked and locked out of your accounts! Check out this video to learn how to pick a secure passphrase.
LATEST SERVICE NEWS
Symantec Endpoint Protection may not be compatible with the upcoming macOS Monterey, and the current version of NYU VPN may have a minor issue. Read NYU IT's guidance on when to install.
Google has renamed Rooms to Spaces and announced additional future enhancements, including a revamped layout for your NYU and personal Gmail and Chat. Read Google's update to learn what's changing.