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Computer Security Overview

Computer security is a big deal.  As University staff, we are stewards of sensitive data, and it is our responsibility to protect it.  There is a lot of information out there about what c

Updates to UNI Password Resets

An announcement from CUITStarting June 29, CUIT will be enhancing security to further protect your UNI account and personal information.

Public Cloud Storage: Guide and Policy

Many people use public cloud storage, such as Dropbox, Google Docs, and Google Drive, for storing personal files.  While these cloud-based products and services are useful, there are related privacy and security concerns. For users of the College computing environment, it is necessary to consider appropriate usage.

USB Flash Drives: Encryption Guidelines

Sometimes it is handy to save files to a USB flash drive (aka "USB key", "thumbdrive," or "jumpdrive"). It can get tricky, however, when transferring files from a Columbia College computer encrypted with BitLocker or GuardianEdge.