Cybersecurity

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Anti-Virus Software Updates
Be sure anti-virus and anti-spyware software is installed on your computer. Click on Anti-Virus to download the software free of charge.   Continually check for software updates to ensure the best protection.   As a service for studen...
Fraudulent Emails & Dangerous Attachments
If you receive a suspicious email message, do not open it. It may contain viruses or other questionable material, which may or may not be in the form of attachments.  Log on to CLU's spam filter at  fortimail.callutheran.edu , enter ...
Secure Access to your Computer
Locking a computer prevents access and safeguards your data. Any activity while logged into your CLU account, whether you know about it or not,  is your responsibility . To lock your computer: WINDOWS: press CTL+ALT+DELETE on your key...
Passwords
Strong Password The first and foremost line of account defense is a strong password. No shorter than 8 characters in length and a combination of both letters, numbers and symbols. A stronger password does not contain common...
Updates to operating systems
Click on  Operating system updates for PC and Mac for the latest fixes and patches.
CyberSecurity Glossary of Terms
Virus The defining characteristic of viruses is that they are  self-replicating computer programs which install themselves without user consent. Trojan A Trojan is any malicious computer program which is used to hack into a computer by misl...
 CyberSecurity Workshop #1 "You've been Hacked"
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 CyberSecurity Workshop #2 "The Nigerian Prince"
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 CyberSecurity Workshop #3 "Virus and Malware"
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 CyberSecurity Workshop #4 "Think Like a Hacker"
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 CyberSecurity Workshop #5 "Perspective"
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