Keep your NMSU Username and Password private. DO NOT give it out to anyone.

For more tips click on the following links listed below:

Protect your information

Visit for tips, guides, and alerts on keeping your information safe.


Control how you appear in the NMSU phonebook

Login with your NMSU username & password to change whether or not your home phone and address are displayed publicly on NMSU’s phonebook.

Changes to your privacy settings will go into effect the following day at 7:00 am.


Report a Security Incident

If you experience a security incident that was sent from a NMSU network connection or website, possible copyright infringement, or network intrusion:

E-mail the Information Security Office:
Call: (575) 646-1840


Copyright Infringement

View NMSU Library information and resources on copyright issues for the NMSU community and information regarding United States copyright law.

For NMSU students, faculty, and staff whose copyright questions are not covered by this guide: email


Antivirus Software (FREE)

Information and links to download Sophos antivirus software for free.

If you are having issues downloading or installing Sophos please call the ICT Help Desk at 575-646-1840.


Computer Security Tips & Guidelines

Additional computer security tips & guidelines regarding NMSU security services, antiivrus, VPN, etc.



Still have questions?  Contact the Help Desk at (575)-646-1840 or