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Learn about UC San Diego Information Technology Security and Services.

Technology alone can't always protect our computers and information. Understanding cybersecurity principles and best practices can help you protect yourself, your family, and the UC community.

Visit cybersecurity awareness to find featured topic articles, videos, and other resources throughout the year to help you build good cybersecurity habits.

Sign up to attend our monthly cybersecurity presentations. The first is an introductory overview of cybersecurity principles and practices, the second is guidance on handling confidential data. (Note: log in to your campus G Suite account to access this Google Form.) You may also send an email to cybersecurity@ucsd.edu to RSVP.

Think you can spot a phishing email when you see one? Sign up for our faux phishing campaign. (Note: log in to your campus G Suite account to access this Google Form.) You may also send an email to cybersecurity@ucsd.edu to request participation.

Cybersecurity Tips

Report an Incident

  • Forward suspected spam to abuse@ucsd.edu
  • Report information security incidents to the ITS Service Desk, (858) 246-4357.