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Information Security

Virus Protection

CUNY provides all students, faculty, and staff **FREE** Symantec Antivirus protection for their home computers and laptops. To take advantage of this offer, you will need to visit the CUNY E-Mall software center available though the CUNY Portal. Instructions for creating an account on the Portal and for downloading the software.


Identity Theft & Cyber Security

What is identity theft? Identity theft is a crime in which an imposter obtains such key pieces of information as a Social Security number, driver's license number, or credit card number to obtain merchandise and services, credit, and loans in the name of the victim. For more information, including a link to an informative 30 minute Information Security Awareness Presentation, please visit:

CUNY Information Security Website
Identity Theft & Cyber Security pamphlet
Recommended Security Practices