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Security and Protection

Safe Computing at St. Cloud State University

Connecting your computer to a network or the Internet increases the risk of exposing your system to viruses and unauthorized access by others.

Download SCSU recommended antivirus for home

Protecting You and Your Personal Computer

You can protect your own computer against viruses and vulnerabilities by using SCSU recommended antivirus software, available at no additional cost to current students, faculty and staff.

You also can protect your computer by following these tips:

Public Jobs: Private Data Training

All MnSCU faculty, staff and student workers are expected to complete training on data security awareness. This training is available to you via D2L Brightspace and can be done on your computer, at a time that is most convenient for you. 

To access the Public Jobs: Private Data training:

  1. Log in at
  2. Enter your huskynet ID and password
  3. Click on the “+” by Semesterless
  4. Click on the “+” by Training
  5. Follow the instructions on each page

Protecting SCSU Technology Services

St. Cloud State University takes many measures to protect HuskyNet e-mail, the campus network and university-owned computers from viruses and vulnerabilities.

    • E-mail/virus protection measures
    • Campus network and server protection measures
    • SCSU office and lab computer protections