IT Security

As the university community responds to the COVID threat by working and teaching remotely, we are increasingly vulnerable to security breaches. All members of our community have a role to play to ensure our student, research, and institutional data and systems are protected.

Tips for working remotely in a secure way

Protect your mobile device

How to set a strong password

Stay Informed

Security Awareness Articles


Recent Phishing Attempts


Don't get phished

USask Security Metrics


The average phishing attempts per month targeting USask accounts


Potentially harmful websites blocked in 2019


Compromised USask accounts last year