Securing your data


All university staff and students are required to be aware of the various factors that contribute to data security, and to take active measures to ensure proper data security.

Who is this for


Proper data security consists of many factors. Storing your data securely as well as keeping your connections secure are important things. You can provide additional security (especially on your own devices) by installing and using good data security programs (basically antivirus, firewall and VPN software).

The UH Helpdesk site contains a multitude of information on the various ways you can secure and encrypt your data and connections.

For more information on data security software, also see the Helpdesk site.