|IT INFORMATION SECURITY
You'd be surprised to learn that a brand new Mac was hacked in less than 24 hours after being connected to the campus network. How? No password on the computer. Computer break-ins on Macintosh computers are happening with increasing frequency. Hackers are able to gain access to Macs that have weak or no passwords, or unpatched security holes. To protect yourself, be aware of the facts and issues affecting Mac security.
Macs are not free of security flaws. Complete this checklist to "harden" your computer against an attacker.
Security Awareness Checklists
Passwords - Macintosh OS - Windows OS - Anti-Spyware for Windows
Anti-Virus Software - Sensitive Data - Backups - Email - Internet - Identity Theft
Mobile Devices - Internet Cafes & Public Computers - Physical Security