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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.

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  • VPNFilter Router Malware
    Security researchers have recently discovered a type of malware infecting Internet routers around the world. Called VPNFilter, this malware is thought to have already infected over 500,000 devices, including home routers. VPNFilter can allow malicious users to intercept your Internet … Continue reading →
  • New Payroll Phishing Warning (May 8)
    USC account holders have reported receiving phishes similar to the one listed below. From: payroll@usc.edu [this will be a spoofed USC email address] Sent: Tuesday, May 8, 2018 Subject: New Payroll Information. You have 1 new Important message regarding your … Continue reading →