Two-factor authentication (2FA) is a security feature designed to prevent unauthorized access to many online accounts, like your email account and your social media accounts. If you enable two-factor authentication, you’ll be asked to enter a special login code or confirm your login attempt each time access to your account is attempted from an unauthorized […]
Cybersafe Spotlight and Recent Threats
In the wake of the recent shootings in El Paso, TX, and Dayton, OH, the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) advises users to watch out for possible malicious cyber activity seeking to capitalize on these tragic events. Unfortunately, hackers will take any advantage of incidents like these to steal money and information, and/or plant […]
We’ve been advised by SUNY’s information security team that cybercriminals are leveraging the recent tragedies in New Zealand and Ethiopia as pretexts for email phishing attacks. Unfortunately, hackers will take any advantage of incidents like these to steal money and information, and/or plant malware. (Please see our similar advisory from last September regarding phishing attacks based […]
Are you printing a confidential document? You don’t need to sprint to the office printer to keep others from seeing the information, you can hold the print job and walk over without fear. The video below provides instructions on how to hold a print job on a Windows computer.