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One Step Ahead: Almanac Security Tips - 2014

In each issue, Penn's Journal of Record, The Almanac publishes helpful tips and hints for dealing with information security and privacy matters. This page is a collection of all those published thus far.
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Table of Contents (view all)

Security and Privacy Tips for World Travelers
Filing Taxes Online This Year? Take Steps to Protect Your Information!
If your computer runs Windows XP, you must update it now!
Why Should You Report Security Incidents? And How Do You Report One?
Photo and Video Privacy Issues
The Password is Dead, Long Live the Password!
Data Privacy Month: NSA Surveillance Panel at the National Constitution Center
Protecting Your Finances During This Year’s Holiday Shopping Season
Beware of Phishing E-mails in the Wake of Typhoon Haiyan
No E-mail from Penn Will Ask For Your Username/Password or SSN
The Children's Online Privacy Protection Act: Does It Apply to Your Website?
October: National Cyber Security Awareness Month; Free Secure Disposal of Paper and Electronics
What Basic Rules Protect Student Information at Penn? (September 2013)
Protecting Privacy and Security on Penn + Box
Security Starts With You


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Tuesday, October 28, 2008 - Almanac Vol. 55, No. 10

New Online Training: Information Privacy and Security at Penn

In Penn’s complex environment it is difficult to be aware of all the requirements that apply, and all the tools that are available, to help protect the privacy and security of confidential information. Recognizing these challenges, Information Systems and Computing and the Office of Audit, Compliance and Privacy have developed an online training module called "Information Privacy and Security at Penn: A Practical Guide." The module, which requires less than twenty minutes to complete, provides an overview of our privacy and security policies and principles, and identifies resources for further assistance.

This new online training is available to all Penn employees. To access the module simply go to the University’s Knowledge Link site, at http://knowledgelink.upenn.edu/welcome/index.html. Log in using your PennKey and password, click on “Optional,” then select "Information Privacy and Security at Penn" from the list of available courses. When you have completed the training you can expect to have a broad understanding of our privacy and security policies and procedures, practical knowledge about how to protect Penn data as well as your own, and knowledge of the resources that are available to you in this area.

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