Security Resources

Advanced Threat Protection for Email

Provides an additional layer of protection for your email with Safe Links and Safe Attachments.

Advanced Threat Protection for Email
Information Security Awareness Training

Online training from the highly regarded SANS Securing the Human training series.

Information Security Awareness Training
Secure Your Data Community at My Pitt

Tools and services to protect University information and resources.

Secure Your Data Community at My Pitt
Backing Up Your Data

It's always good practice to back up your data.

Tags: Backup Help
Backing Up Your Data
Best Practices: Safe Social Networking

Protect your reputation and your privacy when using social networking sites.

Best Practices: Safe Social Networking
Computer and Hard Disk Disposal Service

Securely remove sensitive information and properly dispose of computer equipment.

Computer and Hard Disk Disposal Service
Digital Certificates

Digital certificates for computers and servers establish your credentials when doing business on the Web.

Digital Certificates
How to Report Security Issues

Contact the University Police at 412-624-2121.

How to Report Security Issues
Incident Response

CSSD security professionals protect the University's computer systems by quickly responding to security incidents.

Incident Response
Multifactor Authentication at Pitt

Protect your privacy by adding a layer of security to Pitt Passport.

Multifactor Authentication at Pitt
Overview of Enterprise Network Firewalls

Needs identified by the University’s research community.

Overview of Enterprise Network Firewalls
Pitt Passport: Your Trusted Single Sign-On Experience

Pitt Passport supports a trusted login experience across all University services.

Pitt Passport: Your Trusted Single Sign-On Experience
Protect Your Password

You should never share your password with anyone, for any reason.

Protect Your Password
Secure Shell (SSH) and SFTP

Use encryption protect sensitive information when connecting remotely.

Secure Shell (SSH) and SFTP
Security Monitoring and Alerts

Keep aware of the latest security vulnerabilities or attacks directed against University computers.

Security Monitoring and Alerts
Security Software Tools

Software tools to help keep your data secure.

Security Software Tools
Spam and Virus Email Filtering

The University's Spam and Virus Filtering Service is activated for all student, faculty, and staff email accounts.

Spam and Virus Email Filtering