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Protect Yourself from Tax Fraud - Take the quiz and win a prize!!

Tax season is upon us and fraudsters are already sending deceitful e-mail messages that look like legitimate tax communications. Don’t become another victim!

Link to full article and quiz 

The link to the quiz is at the end of the full article. This month's prize is a stress ball because UCSF IT Security can't stress enough: don't fall for tax related phishing scams!

 

Tips to Lockdown your Login - Take the quiz and win a prize!!

Passwords are the key to almost everything you do online, and you probably have multiple passwords that you use throughout the day. Choosing hard-to-hack passwords and managing them securely can sometimes seem inconvenient. Fortunately, there are simple ways to make your passwords as secure as possible.

Link to Full Article and Quiz

The link to the quiz is at the end of the full article. This month's prize is a cool Post-it note pad with a reminder to not write your password on it.

For the original article, tip sheets, posters and other resources to help lockdown your login, please visit the Toolkit created by the Systemwide Cybersecurity Awareness Team.

 

Tips to Protect Your Information during the Holiday Online Shopping Season - Take the quiz and win a prize!!

Online shopping continues to grow in popularity. Last year’s Cyber Monday was the biggest online shopping day in the history of the US, including record breaking mobile sales. When you shop in person, it's habit to bring reusable bags, lock the car, and put away your cash or credit card when you’re done with your purchase. Similar habits can protect you, your purchases, and your identity when you're shopping online during the holiday season and year-round. [More... See the full article]

Link to the quiz is in the full article.  This month's prize is the coveted UCSF IT Security Awareness woven tote bag.

For the original article, tip sheets, posters and other resources to help lockdown your login, please visit the Toolkit created by the Systemwide Cybersecurity Awareness Team.