Wifi, Network & Security

Wireless & wired connection issues, VPN, malware (viruses/spyware), cybersecurity

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The UM-Dearborn Virtual Private Network (VPN) is available to all UM-Dearborn students, faculty, staff, and sponsored affiliates with a valid U-M Uniqname and UMICH password. It provides an encrypted VPN for all network-computing needs. VPN provides a secure computing experience when accessing a University of Michigan network from a remote location or when using a wireless connection.


Setting up Wifi on your Windows, Mac, Android and other devices.

Articles (11)

DUO: Getting Blank Two-Factor Prompt on iPhone

To fix the blank screen issue that can occur on the Duo prompt on an iPhone.

Get Help with Sensitive Data Guidelines and Other University Security Policies

This article talks about how to protect your sensitive data and the university's security policies.

Malicious-Website Blocking

Learn why some web-sites are blocked on the UM-Dearborn Network

Phishing Email

What to do if you receive a Spam, Phishing, or Suspicious Email

Some Older Browsers Can't Verify Identity or Security of U-M Websites

This article talks about how using an older browser can be the reason why they can't access U-M websites and how to fix it.

Spoofed Caller ID - Appears that Call is Internal to University of Michigan - Dearborn

This article talks about what vishing is and information about what to do if someone from outside the University calls you with a spoof caller ID making it look like they are an on-campus number.