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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.

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.

IT's Summer Travel Tips: Protect Your Personal Information


Protect Your Online Presence this Holiday Season

  • The holidays are the season of giving/receiving gifts and enjoying time spent with loved ones. Unfortunately, in our digital world, it makes it easy to have your identity stolen and turn your holiday season into a lamented one. In the spirit of a safe holiday, let’s embrace certain online security best practices to remain protected and secure when using mobile devices.