UBbox Safety Tips

Protect your personal information on UBbox using these helpful tips.

Operating System: All

Applies To: UB students, faculty, staff and alumni

Last Updated: September 13, 2017

  • Be wary of email notifications claiming to be from UBbox or box.com.
  • Install reputable anti-virus and anti-malware programs.
  • Keep your anti-virus and anti-malware programs up to date.
  • Regularly scan your computer with your anti-virus/anti-malware programs.
  • Regularly update your operating system.
  • Secure your home Wi-Fi network.
  • Avoid visiting unknown sites and clicking on unknown links.
  • Do not display personal information on your online accounts.
  • Do not use open Wi-Fi.
  • Backup your files.
  • Use unique and strong passwords.
Still need help?

Contact the UBIT Help Center.