Use the security guides to find tips, tools, and best practices for securing both Duke and personal computing.
PERSONAL DEVICE SECURITY GUIDE
Learn how to secure personal devices and accounts using security tools and practices such as antivirus, patching, authentication, device tracking and more.
DATA SECURITY GUIDE
In this guide learn more about classifying Duke data, finding approved services and securing systems that store or process Duke data.
Email Security GUIDE
Learn to spot common phishing scams and how to report suspicious emails with the "Report Phish to Duke" button.
SECURE ACCESS GUIDE
Learn more about choosing and managing passwords and using multifactor authentication. Find out what to do if your NetID is locked.
SAFE BROWSING GUIDE
Find out how to spot suspicious websites and secure your web browser.
STAY SAFE WHILE TRAVELING
Find out how to connect securely to Duke resources while traveling, such as through use of VPN or eduroam. Learn more about protecting Duke data and securing devices when traveling.
MOBILE DEVICE SECURITY GUIDE
Recommendations to ensure that data on mobile devices is secured to the greatest extent possible.
DUKE-OWNED DEVICES: NETWORK REQUIREMENTS GUIDE
(Applicable to Duke University devices) Duke-owned computers and servers must adhere to Duke security standards to ensure continued access to the Duke network.
PROTECT AGAINST IDENTITY THEFT
Learn steps to protect your identity and what to do if you believe your identity has been stolen.
Wireless Security at Home
Tips for securing your home wireless network.
Security for Printers, Scanners, Copiers and Fax Machines
Printers, copiers, and other multi-function network devices can pose a security risk if not properly configured.
Zoom Security and Privacy
OIT provides a guide on how to protect your meetings by using Zoom's security settings.
COPYRIGHT AND DIGITAL MILLENNIUM COPYRIGHT ACT
Understand how Duke complies with the provisions of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) and what to do if you have a concern regarding the use of copyrighted material on any site on the Duke network.