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  • SecureCat Courier April 2016 Issue

    SecureCat Courier April 2016:  Mobile Device Security
    Thursday, April 14, 2016
    Our monthly newsletter is back, and is all about mobile device security!  Be sure to read the latest issue, and check out our updated Mobile Device Security page.Read More
  • Leadership in the UA Information Security Office

    Derek Masseth and Gil Salazar
    Tuesday, April 12, 2016
    To: Campus CommunityFrom: Karen Williams, Interim Vice President for Information Technology | Chief Information OfficerRe: Interim Chief Information Security Officer and Deputy Chief Information Security OfficerColleagues,We have a strategic and mission critical position vacancy in the Information Security Office with Chris Schreiber’s departure.  The role of the Information Security Office is mandated by ABOR and necessary for the continued diligence and forward movement in the information security area for campus. Please be assured that a search committee of constituents from across campu...Read More
  • Responding to Phishing Could Lead to Tax Fraud

    Tax Fraud
    Wednesday, March 2, 2016
    Arizona's Auditor General has shared an alert with state officials regarding the link between phishing scams and tax fraud.  A recent alert from the Auditor General stated that "At least one Arizona school district has already received such a phishing email that looked like it came from the District’s Internal Auditor, but did not. The alert indicates that the phishers can “spoof” an email address, such as an administrator’s email to appear more credible when making the request." The full IRS alert can be accessed here.  For information on avoiding tax fraud, and what to do in case you have be...Read More
  • Are Your Employees Cyber-Aware?

    Tuesday, January 26, 2016
    Did you know that all UA employees are required to complete security awareness training?  Here's the good news:  it's very easy to meet this requirement, and you will receive information that will not only keep you secure at work, but at home as well.  Request an account using our training request form. Read More
  • SecureCat Courier Fall 2015 is Available!

    Password Meme with Bill Neumann
    Monday, November 2, 2015
    The fall 2015 issue of the SecureCat Courier is available.  This issue is all about passwords, and provides great tips on assessing your password strength, and creating passwords that are easy to remember, but hard for the bad guys to guess.  Check it out!Read More

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