Security recommendations for non-IU email accounts

At Indiana University, when accessing a non-IU email account from a university-owned system, the following best practices are recommended:

  • Type your password only when initially logging into your account. Never enter it if you've clicked on an unknown link and are prompted for your password.
  • Use a password that isn't used for anything else.
  • Whenever possible, enable two-step verification.
  • Never share your password.

Each email service provider has its own password requirements and recommendations, two-step verification methods, and password reset options. Following are various resources for account security information for common email services:

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Last modified on 2017-08-09 13:44:42.

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