Information Security


Technical Advice

Incident Response

The team co-ordinates the handling of security incidents within the University.


Guidance and advice on encrypting Operating Systems, email and documents.

Security Testing

We offer a security testing service to departments within the University.

Securing your Computer

Guidance on securing your computer.

Removing Malware

Guidance on removing malware.


Guidance on phishing.

Secure Disposal Guidelines

Guidelines on secure disposal of information.

Security of Cloud Services

Guidance on what to consider when thinking about storing or managing your data "in the cloud".

Frequently Asked Questions

A small selection of frequently asked questions and answers. 

Information Security Architectural Principles

Guiding principles which apply to all information handling across UCL (including project work and day-to-day activities).

Training and Education

We provide a Moodle Information Security Awareness training course for all staff and students.