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You are the only one who can protect yourself against malicious Internet activity. Educate yourself, with the links below, so your online experience is safe. Your finances, identity and personal data are at stake.


Copyright Information

All faculty, staff, and students of the University of Florida are required and expected to obey the laws and legal agreements governing software use. Failure to do so can lead […]
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Data Security

Data Security for Faculty and Staff University of Florida employees are required to keep restricted information safe from unauthorized access. Restricted data is defined as, but not limited to: Social […]
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email

Email is often used as a first method of contact by criminals, often via fake email referred to as ‘phishing‘. Spam can make email less useful by filling your inbox […]
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identity_theft Identity Theft

The following is material used by Brenda Williams from the IFAS Extension Office. Contact information is: Phone:352.955.2402 or Email: alachua@mail.ifas.ufl.edu.
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virusandspyware Protecting Your Computer

There are many things you can do to protect your computer against criminals.  
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safe_computing Safe Computing

The following links are to literature maintained and distributed by UF’s Computing and Networking Services. This material is used as part of the UF IT Security Team’s awareness program. Please […]
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web

Web sites are another source of Internet danger. It is important to know how to recognize scams and potentially hazardous websites.
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