Archives for "Secure"


June 19, 2012 7:33 pm

Protecting Your E-mail

A. Disposable e-mail account: Set up a personal e-mail account with a free e-mail service like Gmail. If you do…


December 13, 2011 1:05 pm

REDIRECT: Sponsored Password Change Process

Methods for getting a new Network Password.


October 23, 2011 11:45 pm

Public-Key Cryptography

General information about Certificates.


September 5, 2011 11:56 am

Password FAQ’s

Frequently Asked Questions about passwords


September 1, 2011 1:01 pm

Requesting Your S/MIME Certificate

Open Firefox NOTE: If you have already configured a master password in Firefox, skip to Step 4. From within Firefox…


August 31, 2011 8:36 pm

Protecting Yourself On The Internet

A. Cookies: Cookies are little pieces of information that web sites store on your computer. B. Common scams: “phishing” Banks…


August 31, 2011 8:34 pm

Protecting Your Information

A. At the office: Never give your Bates password to anyone. It can be used to look at confidential information…


August 31, 2011 8:32 pm

Protecting Your Computer

A. Administrative password: Put a secure administrative password on own computer (Some viruses are now set to guess passwords and…


August 31, 2011 7:49 pm

Password Change Process

Notification will be sent via e-mail to each Bates community member with a network account starting one month from the…


August 31, 2011 7:13 pm

Introduction To Securing E-mail with Digital Certificates

Digital certificates can be used to digitally sign and encrypt e-mails. When combined with e-mail clients that support S/MIME, such…