Articles and Resources

UNT System Information Security Handbook

The UNT System Information Security Handbook establishes the information security program framework for the System Administration and Institutions.

COVID-19: Malware, Scams, and Security Risks

The effects of the COVID-19 virus on individuals has created an opportunity for cybercriminals. It is important to be vigilant with online interactions, reviewing information or news, and protecting your personal privacy.

W-2 Related Phishing Scams

As the IRS tax filing deadline approaches, Information Security would like to remind everyone, and especially those with financial responsibilities, to stay vigilant to opportunistic phishing scams.

Is Your Computer Secure?

Learn how to protect yourself from becoming the next victim of a computer crime.

Information Ownership

Information owners are typically department heads with operational or executive authority over specified information or information resources. It is the Information Owner’s role to convey that security is everyone’s job and to ensure security strategies are in place at all times. If you have been designated as an information owner, please visit this website.

Identity Theft

How to prevent and cope with identity theft.

Credit Agencies Information

Information on obtaining your credit report and placing fraud alerts.


Information on why encryption is important and when it is required.