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Online Security


Stay Secure: Change Your CaneID Password Online


Access UM's Network via UMIT's Approved Remote Access Tools

  • In an effort to reduce potential security risks, UMIT has turned off the ability to log in to the UM network through the use of unsupported remote access tools.

New Email Security Feature – File Attachments Commonly Used to Transmit Viruses or Malicious Software have been Blocked

  • Please be advised that a new email security feature has been implemented to block file attachments that are commonly used to transmit viruses or malicious software in an effort to further protects the University's email system and individual mailboxes.

Enroll in Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) Today!

  • Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) is now required for all University of Miami faculty, staff, and student employees. MFA uses a second factor (ex. mobile phone or landline) to authenticate your login - in addition to your CaneID credentials. Since hackers don't have physical access to these devices while attempting to compromise your account, your information is secure.

Visit the Information Security Office's website for additional online security articles.