Office of Information Technology

Security Services

SMU OIT utilizes many services to help protect University data. Here are a few that you can use in your everyday work to keep yourself and the University safe.

Anti-Virus/Anti-Malware with CylancePROTECT

SMU's innovative anti-virus software of choice that utilizes machine learning and artificial intelligence to categorize files and running processes.

Data Loss Prevention with Spirion

Your computer may have more sensitive data stored than you think. It's easy to find out!

Email Encryption with SecureMail

Sending sensitive data over e-mail? SMU provides an e-mail encryption service to make messages more secure.

Password Tips and Usage

Keep your account secure with a complex password and difficult security questions.

Two-Factor Authentication with DUO

With Duo two-factor authentication, you have an extra layer of protection against password compromise.