IT Security Posters & Brochures

Print & Post

Print and post these IT security posters (8-1/2 x 11 inch; PDFs) to help your colleagues, friends, and others you care about protect themselves and the university from IT security threats.

  • Don't Fall for Tax Fraud. Tips for preventing tax fraud, spotting tax-related scams, and where to get more information and assistance. 
  • Lock Your Screen When You Leave. Protect yourself and U-M by locking workstations, laptops, and devices when they are not in use. 
  • Protect Your U-M Account. Check links in email before clicking, don't open suspicious attachments or shared docs, and look before you log in.
  • Report Phishing & Email Scams. Use to report phishing and suspicious email to IT security staff.
  • Shop Online Safely. Tips for making your online shopping experience safer.
  • Tech Support Scams. Don't be fooled by fake tech support claims in phone calls and web pop-ups.
  • Turn On Two-Factor for Weblogin. Your password needs a partner. Turn on two-factor authentication for Weblogin for an extra layer of security for your personal information at U-M.
  • U-M Data Classification Levels. U-M uses four data classification levels: Restricted, High, Moderate, and Low. The goal of data classification policy is to allow users to identify, understand, better manage, and employ an appropriate level of security for university-owned data.
  • Use a Passcode or PIN for Your Mobile Devices. Always secure your mobile devices with either a password, passcode, PIN, pattern, or fingerprint. It is one of the most important ways to protect the information that is accessible from your devices.
  • What to Do if Your U-M Account is Compromised. If you think your U-M account might be compromised, you should take action immediately.

Digital Signs

Digital sign versions of most of the posters above are available to the U-M community in a U-M Box folder: Safe Computing - Security Tips (Digital Signs).


Information Assurance provides 4.25 x 3.5 inch printed brochures for distribution to faculty and staff in U-M units. To request copies of a brochure, send email to

Request "YOU Are Our Best Defense" Posters

Members of the U-M community can request printed 11 x 17 inch "YOU are our best defense" posters or get digital sign versions for their units.

Michigan IT Symposium Posters