Information Security

Protecting Utica College information is the responsibility of all Utica College employees. Information Security at Utica College is here to help departments and individuals meet or exceed the legal requirements of protecting College information in paper and electronic formats.

Check back often for warnings, announcements, training opportunities, and videos. 

Email attachments, bad links, sharing personal information via email.  Watch this video for tips on protecting yourself and College information.

Staying Safe Online


High: Alerts labeled as High, also represented with Orange Bars, include threats that are actively affecting or have a high likely hood of affecting the Utica College services and its users, on and off the Utica College network. This may also include unplanned maintenance events.
Medium: Alerts labeled as Medium, also represented by Blue Bars, include threats that have been identified, but have not yet been confirmed with a high likelihood to affect the Utica College network and its users.
Announcement: Alerts labeled as Announcements, also represented by Grey bars, may include planned training events, service outages, maintenance events, and other notices that apply to users, groups, or the campus as a whole.

Current Alerts

Medium | 05/01/2018
FacexWOrm
Be careful me Facebook Messenger SPAM messages that ask you to install a Chrome extension. These are not needed any may cause harm to your machine and loss of cryptocurrency funds. This malware named FacexWorm can redirect your browser to pages that install the harmful software. Delete and Facebook message you suspect might be SPAM.

Contact the Director Of Information Security if you have any questions.  jfarr@utica.edu  315 223 2386

Upcoming Alerts

No alerts have been reported at this time

If you are experiencing problems, you can contact the Technology Support Center in one of the following ways:

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Contact

James Farr
Director of Information Security and Network Specialist

315 223 2386
(315) 792-3006
1600 Burrstone Road | Utica, NY 13502