Note: This requirement applies only to RIT-owned and leased computers. There is currently no requirement for personally-owned machines to run host intrusion prevention.
Click on the brochures listed below to answer a variety of common questions regarding online safety concerns in the RIT community.
Social networks are great. They do present some security challenges and risks, however.
This guide describes the dangers you face as a user of these websites, and provides tips on the safe use of social networking and blogging services.
Wireless Networking Safety
Wireless networks are generally considered to be less secure than wired networks. However with proper configuration and encryption enabled, they can provide more than adequate security for most users.
Keeping Safe: Guidelines and Best Practices
Not sure how to keep yourself, your information, and your devices safe? Click on the headings below for best practices, resources, and more; also be sure to check out our blog for more specific content, answers to your information security questions, and best practices guides!