IT safety and security



IT safety and security

Email safety

Spot scams and phishing emails.

Viruses and malware

Phones and tablets

Protect your device against loss, theft and viruses.

Security updates

Get your operating system to check for updates.

Protect your accounts

Keep your data safer with a password.

File sharing

How to turn off file sharing to keep your files safer.

Electrical safety

Don't kill your devices or cause an accident - make sure you're using a safe charger or adaptor.


By using the Kent network you're agreeing to abide by our IT regulations.


IT Services, University of Kent

The University of Kent, Canterbury, Kent, CT2 7NZ, T: +44 (0)1227 764000

Last Updated: 17/01/2017