IT security best practice documentation and how-to articles
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Helpful tips for keeping your cell phone secure
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How to protect sensitive data and your exposure to malware when traveling internationally
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Notify UCLA of spam or other electronic abuse involving UCLA systems (particularly of Bruin OnLine email addresses ending in @ucla.edu) or submit a copyright-infringement claim to UCLA.
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UCLA Policy 401 requires that electronic devices connected to the campus network install all the latest security updates released by operating system manufacturers such as Apple, Microsoft, and the Linux variants.
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It is essential that all computers connecting to the UCLA network conform to minimum security standards.
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Staff, faculty and students have a legal obligation to protect the confidentiality of information and play a crucial role in UCLA’s efforts to ensure protection of information.