The Information Security Office provides you with alerts reported to us about known recent malicious attacks, malware, phishing, spam and other attempts.
Reminder: If you receive a message that is requesting you to verify your account or provides links for you to login to your account, you are advised to ignore such requests. Neither FAU nor legitimate financial institutions will ever ask you for this information via email or via a link in an email.
Please see list below of the latest threats reported and click on the PDF links to see examples of these threats:
Our information security team provides training on several topics pertaining to security awareness which were designed to educate our students and employees on best practices while handling sensitive information. Training sessions include our general security awareness course, red flags course, HIPAA training course, and more. If you are an employee and your department is requiring you to take one of the training sessions listed above, please visit fau.edu/training for more information.
Compliance & Training Coordinator
Network Security & Design
BHRIC Security Administrator