News & Announcements
The Office of Information Security provides document shredding events to all students, faculty, and staff. You are invited to drop off professional or personal documents to ensure they are securely destroyed and recycled. All metal, including paper clips and hanging file folders must be removed in advance; staples are permissible. Plastic also needs to be removed – comb bindings, transparencies, Polaroid pictures, Tyvek envelopes. Anything that cannot be torn is not acceptable. OIS staff will remain present to ensure that all documents received are properly destroyed.
October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month and is dedicated to create a safe, secure, and resilient cyber environment. This year marks the tenth anniversary of National Cyber Security Awareness Month sponsored by the Department of Homeland Security in cooperation with the National Cyber Security Alliance and the Multi-State Information Sharing and Analysis Center. The Office of Information Security (OIS) is one of many entities that participates. OIS has held Information Security Awareness Week (ISAW) annually since 2009 to help promote the month and spread awareness to the university community so that UC may work towards a more secure future.
The University of Cincinnati is excited to announce Duo Two-Factor Authentication for UCFlex. This security service helps protect your UCFlex account. All UCFlex business users can enroll in Duo starting Monday, September 11th. Enrollment and use of Duo to access UCFlex will be mandatory starting Wednesday, November 1st. A UCFlex business user is any user that has roles in addition to the Employee Self Service role. For further assistance, please contact the Office of Information Security at email@example.com or (513) 558-4732.
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