Security

Infrastructure and services that provide security, data integrity, and compliance for institutional activities. Includes security services such as virus protection, encryption, privacy impact assessments, information risk management, emergency preparedness, data security, identity management solutions, access controls (i.e., passwords, accounts, and authentication), audit and monitoring systems and services, and data access and stewardship.

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Multi-Factor Authentication

Multi-Factor Authentication (Also known as MFA, Dual-Factor or Two-Factor Authentication) adds an additional level of security to software or devices that you access, by requiring you to verify your identity using more than one method. This article identifies what MFA is, its importance in maintaining data security, and ways you may encounter it.

Security Practices

This article describes several basic information security best practices that all members of the SPU community should follow.

VPN

This article describes how to install a VPN onto a laptop.  VPN allows an employee to access Saint Peter's network from a public or personal WIFI network.