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Technology alone can't always protect our computers and information. Understanding and using cybersecurity principles and best practices help you to protect yourself, your family, the university's electronic communications resources, and the university data you handle.

Visit our cybersecurity awareness page to find featured topic articles, videos, and other resources throughout the year to help you build good cybersecurity habits. This month's featured topic is Cyber-Smart Traveling.

Join The Conversation

Let’s start a conversation about cybersecurity on campus. With the new Cybersecurity in Six Words campaign, our goal is to shed light on the issues that affect your safety and security online. We want to gain invaluable insights from you, a member of our campus community, about your perspective on and/or experience with cybersecurity. Just give us six words and tell us your story. For a limited time only, enter your six words today for a chance to win one of four $50 gift cards. If selected, responses will be posted on the Cybersecurity Wall. One entry per person. Entries for contest consideration must be submitted by July 19, 2019. Winners will be announced July 22, 2019 and notified via email provided.

Questions or Need Help? Direct any questions you may have to the Service Desk at servicedesk@ucsd.edu or 858-246-4357 (x6HELP).

Cybersecurity Tips

Report an Incident

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