Security & Policy Services

SecurePurdue, ITAP and Purdue at large offer a variety of security-related services to help the University community achieve the goals of the SecurePurdue initiative. Use the links below to access security-related services at Purdue.

  • Vulnerability Management

    This self-serve Tool for network vulnerability scanning was developed for Purdue University system and network administrators. It will generate asset information, system vulnerabilities and compliance levels for your systems.

  • Report a Security Incident

    If you suspect that your Purdue or personal computer has been compromised, this page lists the steps to follow.

  • Web Application Vulnerability Scanning

    Request a web application vulnerability scan and report of your web application from the IT Security Services group.

  • Steam Purdue Security Team

    STEAM is the IT security incident response team at Purdue, which is composed of IT professionals from all University IT departments who share information and offer assistance when IT security incidents occur.

  • Security Downloads

    Access free antivirus and security software, such as McAfee. Log in to find the appropriate version for your computer and be sure to also download and install the latest McAfee patch from the patches page.

  • Endpoint Protection Service

    This service, available to Purdue University system administrators, can determine if a department's VirusScan policy is current.

  • Identity and Access Management Services

    The Identity Access Management Office (IAMO) coordinates the activities of identity assignment and role-based access across the University, and provides a consistent means of identifying Purdue University constituents and allowing them access to resources while ensuring an individual's privacy.

  • Filelocker

    Filelocker is an open-sourced program created by Purdue University that allows faculty and staff a convenient way to securely share files with other people, both on and off campus. 

  • New IT Software or Services Security Review

    Before purchasing new IT software or services, request a Vendor Security Review

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