This part of the ITHELP website is all about cybersecurity and is a bit of a work in progress.

Here you will find news and information on cybersecurity, some short videos about keeping yourself and the University safe online. We also have the PhishTank where we post examples of spam/phishing/malware emails that people have received at the University.


The role of Information Security Officer is held by Royston Boot in ITS and was created in May 2017 with responsibilty for Policy Development/Education & Training/ Compliance and Enforcement/Monitoring (including Audit)/Incident Response/Risk Assessment and Incident Prevention in the areas of Information Security or Cybersecurity at the University.

Royston edits this site and welcomes any feedback. Please contact him at


If you have any techincal queries or cybersecurity concerns please contact the service desk in the first instance.