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Let’s play tag: Get free STOP plates for your laptop and tablet

Protect your laptop and devices by getting them tagged and registered on Sept. 5 from 10 to 4 in the Zesiger Center Lobby (W35).

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Incoming Freshmen: Free software and cloud services!

Get free software and cloud-based services from MIT -- and sure to read our earlier article for incoming freshmen: Protecting your computer.

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Incoming Freshmen: Protecting your computer

Here's what you need to do to avoid attacks and secure your data at MIT. Be sure to read our earlier article for incoming freshmen: Creating an MIT online identity.

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7 tech tips for 'tute travelers

MIT community members can make computing on the road safer and easier by doing these quick (and free) things.

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Counting the ways you can change your Kerberos password

There's more than one way to update your password. IS&T provides several options to help you stay secure.

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Spring Cleaning: Make your computer safer in two easy steps

Sophos and CrashPlan provide an added layer of protection – and they're free to download from the IS&T software grid.

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What you should know about “Spear-Phishing” scams

Beware of spear-phishing scams, which use personal information to try and trick you into providing confidential data or transferring funds.

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Best practices for working remotely

IS&T recommends following these best practices to make working away from the MIT campus as seamless and secure as possible.

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Lynda.com security breach

Despite a recent security breach of Lynda.com, passwords of users of MIT's lynda.mit.edu gateway have not been compromised.

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Off campus? Connect securely with MIT’s virtual private network

The Institute’s Virtual Private Network (VPN) makes it easy to connect securely to MIT resources no matter where in the world you are.

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