security

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End-to-end encryption option now available for Webex meetings

MIT Webex users now have the option to use end-to-end encryption for meetings requiring a higher level of security.

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Securing Zoom meetings and classes to prevent disruption

MIT does not recommend allowing attendees to join any Zoom session without requiring either Touchstone authentication or a meeting password.

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Off campus? Connect securely through the MIT Remote Access VPN

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

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Optimize your use of Duo two-factor authentication

Duo, which provides a second layer of online security, is required to access Touchstone-enabled applications and websites such as Atlas and WebSIS. IS&T recommends that you register two devices for Duo, in case your primary device is lost or stolen.

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Learn how to avoid a phishing scam, including this current one

Scammers are getting smarter. Learn how to identify and avoid phishing attempts with these tips.

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Best practices for working remotely

Follow these suggestions to make working away from the MIT campus as seamless and secure as possible.

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Tech tips for 'Tute travelers

Make computing on the road safer and easier by doing these quick (and no cost) things.

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National Cybersecurity Awareness Month (NCSAM): Five ways to be more cybersecure

Everyone at MIT should do these things to secure their digital devices and information.

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Yes, you should protect your Mac, too

Do you need to worry about malware on macOS? In a word: Yes.

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