Security

The Division of Information Technology works to protect the university from potential security threats and effectively detect, respond to and mitigate any incidents that may arise. The division works to enable GW community members to safely and securely create, consume and distribute information on campus.

Protect Confidential Data

The Division of Information Technology provides a number of tips and guidelines for protecting confidential data through encryption, backup and recovery and smart email practices.

Secure Your Computer and Devices

The Division of Information Technology provides a number of tips and guidelines for securing your computer and devices through strong passwords, physical security, firewalls and anti-virus protection. 

Guard Your Privacy

The Division of Information Technology provides a variety of resources to help GW community members guard their privacy and protect themselves from identity theft, social engineering and other online threats.