Preventing the domino effect: Set a unique password for each account
Yahoo: 2016, 3 billion user accounts and passwords.
MySpace: Unknown date, 360 million user accounts and passwords.
LinkedIn: 2012, 165 million user accounts and passwords.
Dropbox: 2012, 68 million user...
Throw everything you knew about passwords out the window
As it turns out, widespread requirements for creating strong passwords – combining uppercase letters, lowercase letters, numbers and special characters, and changing your password periodically –...
Do this one thing to protect your electronic devices
Tips and best practices for protecting computers, smartphones and other electronic devices from security threats are in no short supply. But if there is only one action you take now to protect your...
Alumna, UCodeGirl founder to speak at NDSU
Betty Gronneberg, computer science alumna and founder of UCodeGirl, is scheduled to speak at NDSU on September 22. The talk, “Software Engineer Turned Social Entrepreneur: Lessons from an NDSU Grad,”...
Update: Clicker problems if students don't use @ndsu.edu
Students must use their official @ndsu.edu email addresses to create their TurningPoint accounts. If they used their email logins (@ndus.edu), points will not sync/display in Blackboard until they...
Academic software in classrooms and labs
Some software previously installed in all classrooms and labs are now in fewer locations.
Examples include Adobe Acrobat Pro XI, Adobe CS6 Suite, Autodesk AutoCAD Suite, ESRI ArcGIS, IBM SPSS,...
Get connected to NDSU Wireless
The university's wireless network provides students, faculty, staff and sponsored guests with wireless Internet access on all NDSU campuses, including the main campus, downtown campus and the NDSU...
Follow @NDSU_IT_Alert on Twitter for critical tech updates
Want immediate updates when the technology services that you rely on daily are down? Follow NDSU IT Alert on Twitter to be the first to know when a service is down and when it's back online.
Get tech help during Opening Weekend
Students who moving to campus during NDSU Opening Weekend can stop by the IT Help Desk for all of their technology support needs!
Get help connecting devices to the wireless Internet, setting up...
Now it's easier than ever to log in to Google Apps at NDSU
Students, faculty and staff no longer need to remember a separate username and password to access Google Apps for Education at NDSU.
Use your NDSU electronic ID and password to log in to Google...