Security Tools

The Office of Information Technology recommends a variety of tools to help keep your computer secure and your data safe. Consider each category below as important to your overall information protection strategy. UM is not responsible for issues or support related to these third-party resources. This page is updated regularly. Contact us with suggestions.

  • 7-Zip  Open Source Win Mac Linux
  • Adobe PDF  Native Acrobat X+
  • Microsoft Office  Native Office 2013+
  • Windows EFS  Native Windows 7+
  • Apple iPad/iPhone  Native iOS 8+
  • Apple FileVault  Native macOS 10.7+
  • Google Android  Native Android 5.0+
  • Microsoft BitLocker  Native Windows 7+
  • Mac Disk Utility  Native macOS 10.7+
  • Microsoft BitLocker  Native Windows 7+
  • VeraCrypt  Open Source Win Mac Linux
  • Eraser  Open Source Windows
  • Identity Finder  Commercial Win Mac
  • DBAN  Free Bootable ISO
  • UM Procurement  On Campus Supported
  • Identity Finder  Commercial Win Mac
  • CUSpider  Open Source Windows
  • senf  Open Source Java
  • Malwarebytes  Free Personal Win Mac
  • Norton Power Eraser  Free Windows
  • Symantec  IT Discount Win Mac Supported
  • LastPass  Free Personal Cloud Multi-OS
  • Dashlane  Free Personal Cloud Multi-OS
  • KeePass   Open Source Win Mac Linux
  • Keychain  Native Cloud macOS & iOS
  • Password Generator  IT Provided Supported
  • UM Box  IT Provided Cloud Supported
  • Google Drive  IT Provided Cloud Supported
  • Secure Doc Exchange  IT Provided Supported
  • Storage Platform Guide  UM Policy Supported