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Summer Security and Safety Tips for Travel and Off-Campus Use

As summer arrives and faculty and staff spend more time away from campus, it’s important to know how to keep your content secure. Here are a few things to keep in mind before you work off-campus and/or travel. System Updates Always ensure your virus and operating system has the latest patches and updates. For Symantec […]

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Recent Phishing E-mails (December 2010)

The Northeastern University community received several “Phishing” emails over the last 24 hours. These usually take the guise of an ‘official looking’ communication requesting your account name and password to avoid the cancellation of your neu.edu account.  As many of you already know, Northeastern University will never request information of this type and any such communication is fraudulent, […]

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