Identity and Access Management
University identity management service.
LDAP directory information about UWaterloo members.
Two-factor authentication (2FA) provides better protection against hackers stealing your password.
Active Directory Federation Service (ADFS) is the recommended web-based central authentication service.
IST will design and install electronic access infrastructure to meet the security needs of the space.
Protecting your computer against threats and viruses.
Installation of intrusion detection systems, including motion sensors, glass breaks, vibration senors, door contacts and keypads.
Public-key cryptography securing data transmission and communications.
With consultation and approval from Police Services, IST will design and install cameras for the purpose of video surveillance.
Assess various elements of your IT security posture.
Helping you identify and resolve vulnerabilities on your computing systems.
Security Incident Management
Determining the cause and providing resolution for IT security compromises.
Analysing log traffic to detect and correct anomalies.
Helping to prevent malicious users from accessing your computers.
Learn to identify and avoid falling for phishing scams.