Protect Your Computer!
Download Free Anti-Virus Software
One of the most important ways you can protect your computer is to use anti-virus software. We strongly recommend that you download and install one of the following anti-virus products.
http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/security_essentials Not for use on University owned pcs only on personal computers
https://webapps.umd.umich.edu/itslabs/itsDownloads Sophos available free of charge, SOLELY to members of the U-M community on their personal/work computers for non-commercial use.
FaceBook and MySpace - Are You Safe?
Protect Your Privacy
We all know that social networking is the way to connect with your friends. But have you considered what information you share online? Others have! Security experts agree that your privacy is at risk if you include personal information about yourself, such as full name, address, phone number, or account numbers. These can be used to steal your identify, causing lots of problems for you and your family. Protect yourself. Follow recommended guidelines for keeping your profile safe.