Author Archives: Belinda Perkinson

About Belinda Perkinson

Belinda works with the ITCS Training and Communications team at East Carolina University.

Physical Security of your ECU Information

Physical Security Set your computer’s screen saver to lock when you leave your desk and require a passphrase to unlock.  Shut down your computer at the end of the work day. Create a strong passphrase that is NEVER shared with … Continue reading

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Data Security II

Even more ways to protest your ECU data! Encrypt sensitive information on your computer’s hard drive or when transporting via flash drive. Download the Identity Finder software to scan your computer for sensitive data. See these rules for storage and … Continue reading

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Data Security

ECU students, faculty and staff have several options to protect their information. Maintain a backup of your data and check it regularly. Departments can purchase CrashPlan or employees can save important work files to their 40GB Piratedrive folder. Create your … Continue reading

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