University of Southern California

The Office of the Chief Information Officer

The Office of the Chief Information Officer

The Chief Information Officer is responsible for providing leadership and support in information technology for the entire university community. The Office of the CIO promotes IT solutions that improve the teaching, learning, research, and administrative environment of the university.

ITS News at USC

USC Faculty: Enroll in Duo Two-Factor Authentication

All USC faculty will need to enroll in Duo two-factor authentication (Duo) by Wednesday, February 15, 2017, to continue to access any online system that requires USC NetID credentials, including Blackboard, Workday, the Grading and Roster System, and more.
NOTE: Emeriti and affiliates are not required to enroll in Duo at this time.

view all news

RSS ITS Security Blog

  • Phishing Warning (July 10)
    Many users have reported receiving the following phish. If you have received the phish, do not reply or follow the link. If you have responded, clicked the link in the message, or entered any information on the linked Google Forms … Continue reading →
  • “Petya” Ransomware Warning
    Earlier this week, a major cyberattack hit government agencies and businesses in Europe and around the world using a type of malware referred to as Petya. Petya is similar to the recent WannaCry attack in that it appears to infect computers with … Continue reading →