Use Duo and be aware of new phishing techniques.
Jenny Blaine, Security Analyst with UMN's Twin Cities Office Information Technology (OIT), explained in an September 15 , 2021 email to [email protected]:
While no single step will stop cyber criminals from getting into your personal email or bank accounts, enable two-factor or multi-factor authentication on your most important accounts for more security than passwords alone. The September 2021 edition of the "OUCH! newsletter covers what two-factor authentication is and how to easily set it up, giving your online accounts an extra layer of security.
The University uses Duo Security for multi-factor authentication and requires the use of Duo for current students, faculty, and staff, and users with sponsored and person-of-interest (POI) accounts. New phishing blog postings include: