Information Security

The following links provide basic information security advice for users of the University's information and communication technology (ICT) systems.


If you discover anything that you believe poses a risk to the security of University ICT systems, contact the IT Service Desk by telephone on +44 (0) 191 208 5999 (external) 5999 (internal) or

Additional advice on how to protect your information online is available from:

For specialist advice and guidance on information security contact the Information Security Team via the IT Service Desk.

Policies governing use of the University’s ICT systems are available to download at: