City Smart, Cyber Smart

Cybersecurity Awareness 2023

Cybersecurity shouldn't be as overwhelming as Times Square. You figured out the subway, the Village, and weekend service changes. You figured out this city. You can definitely figure out cybersecurity. Check out City Smart, Cyber Smart for three easy steps to making yourself harder to hack.


Ransomware. Phishing. Hacking.

It seems like there are new cybersecurity threats every day. Here, you can get guidance on protecting yourself and everyone at NYU. Read about the threats and how you can avoid them, download anti-malware software for your personally-owned computer, and learn more about staying cybersecure. 

Be aware of University policies, familiarize yourself with IT Policies and IT Policy & Compliance.

Learn more about privacy and protecting your information.

Tips for Safe Computing

Cybersecurity Spotlight

Global Office of Information Security

The mission of the Global Office of Information Security (GOIS) is to protect NYU's computer network and the data that is transmitted over that network. GOIS works with University communities in collaborative partnerships to build trust and together support an enterprise-wide information security program.
Read more about GOIS

Office of Global Privacy & Data Strategy

The Office of Global Privacy and Data Strategy (GPDS) has responsibility for assuring oversight of the personally identifiable information (PII) lifecycle. GPDS collaborates with University partners to create a privacy awareness approach and facilitate compliance with applicable privacy laws and regulations. Key areas of GPDS include Global Privacy, Enterprise Architecture, and Global Data Strategy.
Read more about GPDS