University of Michigan-Flint

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Sophos Antivirus

Saving and Installing Sophos Anti-Virus for Macintosh: Go To http://safecomputing.umich.edu/antivirus Select the appropriate  Sophos Anti-Virus program for your computer. […]

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What is a Secure Password?

Basics Secure passwords are needed for all university password services: LAN and Kerberos.  This quicknote will assist […]

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Protecting My Computer

Basics Computers makes everyone’s life easier, however if your computer gets infected with a virus or spyware […]

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What is a Virus?

Computer viruses are software applications that are designed and written to destroy or corrupt data. Most viruses […]

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Email Encryption at UM-Flint

What is Email Encryption? Email encryption is a secure way to send emails that contain private personal […]

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Using Group Share at UM-Flint

What is Group Share? Group Share is software for Windows XP, Vista, and Windows 7 (31 and […]

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What is Windows Update?

What is Windows Update? Windows Update is the online extension of Windows that helps you to keep […]

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Safe Computing: Copyright Issues and Legal Downloading

Copyright Issues The University of Michigan-Flint does not condone the unlawful downloading of copyrighted material. Such action […]

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What is Spyware?

Basics What is spyware? Spyware is a type of malware (malicious software) that acquires personal information from […]

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What is Spam?

Basics: Spam is unsolicited email on the Internet.  It is a form of bulk mail from the […]

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