Cyber security

Read NTU's advice for keeping yourself safe online.

If you suspect an online scam or anything suspicious, then report it to the Digital Technologies Service Desk, including attachments or links you've clicked on.

Don't be an oversharer

Published 19 May 2022.

It's really important to know how to manage the security and privacy settings on your accounts, so that your personal information remains inaccessible to anyone but you.

Don't be an oversharer

Don't fall for these social engineering tricks

Published 31 March 2022.

Learn about what social engineering is, and how you can help protect yourself against it.

Don't fall for these social engineering tricks

Watch out for ransomware

Published 10 March 2022.

Don't fall for ransomware and risk losing your coursework, photos and other important files.

Watch out for ransomware

Beware of money mule scams

Published 24 January 2022.

Find out how online criminals can take advantage of your good-natured desire to help.

Beware of money mule scams

Shopping safely online, especially during the festive period

Published 13 December 2021.

Read NTU's top 10 tips for staying safe while shopping online.

Shopping safely online during the festive period

What phishing is, and how to spot it

Published 2 November 2021.

Find out about phishing, and the dangers that come with it.

What phishing is, and how to spot it

Top tips to avoid online scams

Published 22 September 2021.

Students are often targeted with various cyber scams, so it’s good to know how you can protect yourself online.

Top tips to avoid online scams
  • Last updated: 25/05/2022