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External Resources

Below are notable security-related content from a variety of external sources. If you wish to learn more about a particular topic, please let the team know.

Security Articles
SANS Tip of the Day
Things you should know about cloud security
How Not to Become Mat Honan: A Short Primer on Online Security
EDUCAUSE Copyright & Copyright Infringement
Security Videos
Cloud Computing in Education
TED Talks: Everyday Cybercrime -- and what you can do about it
Reports and Newsletters
SANS OUCH Series (Feb 2017): Staying Secure on the Road
SANS OUCH Series (Jan 2017): Social Engineering
SANS OUCH Series (Jan 2016): Securing Your New Tablet
SANS OUCH Series (Dec 2015): Phishing
SANS OUCH Series (Nov 2015): Shopping Online Securely
SANS OUCH Series (Oct 2015): Password Managers
SANS OUCH Series (Aug 2015): Backup & Recovery
SANS OUCH Series (July 2015): Social Media
SANS OUCH Series (April 2015): Passphrases
SANS OUCH Series (Jan 2015): Securely Using Mobile Apps
Third Party Security Resources
CERT (Computer Emergency Response Team) Program
SANS (SysAdmin, Audit, Networking and Security) Institute
Stay Safe Online (Powered by National Cyber Security Alliance)
Onguard Online (Powered by Homeland Security)
FTC Consumer Information
Third Party Security Tools
Apple Software Update - update your Mac system with the latest patches
Microsoft Enhanced Mitigation Experience Toolkit - protects your Windows computer from exploitation
Should I Change My Password - check if your passwords have been compromised
Darik's Boot and Nuke (DBAN) - free, open source secure disk wiping and data clearing utility
Eraser - completely removes sensitive data from your hard drive
KeePass - password manager
LastPass - password manager