The Office of Information Security (OIS) manages security policies and compliance,
protects information assets, creates security awareness and investigates university
The Office of Information Security (OIS) in the Office of Technology Services (OTS)
plays a vital role in ensuring that your computing experience at Towson University
is as safe as possible. To do this, OIS is constantly working to prevent phishing
scams and the spread of viruses, fend off hackers and perform other behind the scenes
Taking the time and responsibility to keep your computer safe and to protect your
personal information is a shared priority during your time here at Towson University.
Explore the Office of Information Security’s Web pages for essential tools and tips
to help better secure your computer, personally identifiable information (PII) and
OIS provides guidance on how to identify and address:
Respect and consider copyright awareness resources when accessing the various university computer systems and creating intellectual
Report an incident
Help Protect TU from Cybercrimes
Received a suspicious email? Forward it to phishing AT_TOWSON. Do you suspect that your TU or email account has been accessed without authorization?
October is national cyber security awareness month (NCSAM)
Help TU with STOP.THINK.CONNECT
National celebrated every October NCSAM is a collaboative effort between government
and industry to ensure every American has the resources they need to stay safe and
more secure online. Find out what you should know here.