Profile

Cover photo
RIT Information Security
275 followers|34,116 views
AboutPostsPhotosVideos

Stream

 
Some tips to stay safe while traveling! http://ow.ly/UTSFx #summersecurity #infosec
A list of top data-protecting security tips for travelers in wake of FBI/IC3 warning about a threat involving hotel Internet service overseas infecting laptops with malware when logging in to hotel Internet.
1
Add a comment...
 
Be skeptical and know the most common job scams out there such as: jobs offering a lot of money for very little effort. #jobscams
1
Add a comment...
 
Tip: Reject job postings or emails that state that no experience or expertise is required for the position. #jobscams
1
Add a comment...
 
How do you know a job is a scam? One warning sign is a job that guarantees you will make money, be aware! #summersecurity #jobscams http://www.cbsnews.com/news/8-warning-signs-of-a-job-scam/
There are more flexible and work-at-home jobs than ever, but for every real opportunity, applicants need to sidestep numerous scams
1
Add a comment...
Have them in circles
275 people
David Lin's profile photo
Zachary Yaro's profile photo
Shelby Wilson's profile photo
Jenifer Cawley's profile photo
Ryan French's profile photo
David John's profile photo
Maria Ijaz's profile photo
patel ronak Umeshbhai's profile photo
Ari Sanders's profile photo
 
Tip: Emails that claim to be from a legitimate company but have a return email address from a general/free email site could be a #jobscam #summersecurity
1
Add a comment...
 
Be wary of web-based classified ads
http://www.nbcnews.com/video/msnbc-news/5431204#5431204
Video on msnbc.com: MSNBC.com's Bob Sullivan discusses Web-based classified ads.
1
Add a comment...
Public Wi-Fi networks provide Internet access and 100500 ways to you’re your data to cybercriminals. What can you do to protect yourself?
1
Add a comment...
 
Wherever you're planning a vacation this summer, make sure it's a place that actually exists #staysharp
https://www.getsafeonline.org/protecting-yourself/holiday-and-travel-booking/
1
Add a comment...
 
Are you an iPhone user? Do you ever make sure to back up your phone before upgrading? Learn how here: http://ow.ly/TX6NX
Want to backup iPhone 4/4s/5/5s/5c/6 (Plus)? Offers you detailed tutorial about how to backup iPhone 5/5s/4s/4/6 (Plus) before upgrading iPhone to new iOS or iPhone 6s Plus, including how to backup iPhone to computer iTunes or iCloud, and a totally new way – selectively backup iPhone to computer.
1
Add a comment...
 
Tip: Any mention of a wire transfer, or sending money to make more money, and you should delete the message. #jobscams
1
Add a comment...
People
Have them in circles
275 people
David Lin's profile photo
Zachary Yaro's profile photo
Shelby Wilson's profile photo
Jenifer Cawley's profile photo
Ryan French's profile photo
David John's profile photo
Maria Ijaz's profile photo
patel ronak Umeshbhai's profile photo
Ari Sanders's profile photo
Contact Information
Contact info
Phone
(585) 475-4122, (585) 475-4123
Email
Fax
Fax: (585) 475-7920
Address
151 Lomb Memorial Drive Ross 10-A201 Rochester Institute of Technology Rochester, NY 14623-5608
Story
Tagline
Keep the RIT community secure from Internet and other threats.
Introduction
Rochester Institute of Technology Information Security is here to help keep the RIT community safe and secure from Internet and other threats to your information security.

Mission
Provide leadership to the RIT community in safeguarding the confidentiality, integrity and availability of RIT information and computing assets.

Description
The Information Security Office provides strategy definition, risk assessment, standards development, communication & training, and investigation of threats & incidents.