Cyber Security is Our Shared Responsibility!
National Cyber Security Awareness Month in October is a collaborative effort to ensure everyone has the resources they need to stay safe online. NMSU participates in this effort to ensure the NMSU community is aware of cyber security threats.
NMSU General User Account Password Standard
An NMSU General User Account password must:
- Be 17 to 64 characters in length
- Not be reused
- Expire every two years (730 days)
For more information, view ARP 15.51 – NMSU Account Password Requirements
Managing Your Facebook Account Privacy
Due to the recent Facebook data scandal, here are a few guides for managing Facebook account privacy:
The Information Security Office, under the authority of the Chief Information Security Officer, is the department with primary oversight for protecting information at New Mexico State University. The Information Security Office promotes security related training and awareness programs, monitors university systems, and assesses and audits university owned computers.
Data security is everyone’s responsibility!
Stay Safe Online
Report Spam and Phishing Attacks
- E-mail the Abuse Office: firstname.lastname@example.org
Report a Security Incident
If you experience a security event that was sent from a NMSU network connection or website, possible copyright infringement, or network intrusion:
- E-mail the Information Security Office: email@example.com
- Call (575) 646-5788 or (575) 646-5789
Report a Network or System Problem
If you experience a software or computer issue, including network connection problems, Canvas and myNMSU problems:
- E-mail the NMSU ICT Help Desk: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Call (575) 646-1840