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Information security information for students

Resources to help you handle information in line with University policies and procedures.

‌‌Information Security is very important to the University. 

Use these quick links for useful Information Security resources and guidance for students. 

How to avoid a phishing attack 

Phishing infographics for students

To help identify and avoid a phishing attack please follow these steps:  

If you think you have received a phishing email, trust your instincts and please report it to the IT Helpline by emailing it.helpline@mmu.ac.uk.  

Report an Information Security Incident 

An information security incident is:

All users who access, use or manage University information are responsible for reporting information security incidents.

This includes concerns about the security of an IT account, computer or University IT service, as well as loss or disclosure of paper information, or weaknesses in a business process.

If you are aware of, or suspect, an information security incident is taking or has taken place, please report it by clicking the button below. Please provide as much detail as you can about the incident.

Report an information security incident

Contact us 

For any information security advice or to report an information security incident please contact the Information Security team. Email: infosecurity@mmu.ac.uk

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