REMAIN VIGILANT! Please Be Aware of an Increase in Cyberattacks at UC Riverside

UC Riverside is a prime target of attacks from cybercriminals, including but not limited to phishing, ransomware, and job offer scams. Some of these attacks have already claimed victims at UCR this year. The financial, mental, and emotional toll of cyber crime is immense, which is why ITS wants to remind the Highlander community to follow cybersmart practices and remain vigilant when using technology. Visit for current security alerts. Visit for cybersmart tips and resources. 


Below is a listing of UC Riverside and UC system-wide IT policies, tips and guidelines. For cybersecurity specific support documentation, visit the ServiceLink Knowledge Base. For direct inquires, please submit a support ticket here.

Scope: UC Riverside
Policies & Standards Related Standards, Guidelines & Procedures
Electronic Communications Policy (ECP) Electronic Communications Policy (ECP) Overview and Implementation 
Cybersecurity Checklist Cybersecurity Checklist
Phishing Awareness
Multi-Factor Authentication
Malware Awareness
Ransomware Awareness


Scope: UC System-wide
Policies & Standards Related Standards, Guidelines & Procedures
IS - 3 Information Security Policy UC-IS-3
Electronic Communications Policy UC-IS-11-ECP
Information Technology Accessibility  UC-IT-AP
Identity and Access Management UC-IS-11-IAM
HIPAA Information Security UC-IS-HIPAA
Continuity Planning & Disaster Recovery UC-IS-12-CPDR
Systems Development Standards