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UW IT provides the Wyosecure VPN or virtual private network to allow off-campus users access to certain internal UW resources that are protected behind the University's firewall. Examples of protected resources include sensitive data such as student and personnel information and medical and financial records. Below is an overview of the different VPN connections available and the access level each provides. There are different types of VPN connections and each one gives a different level of access. Below is an overview, followed by more detailed information on each connection type.

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Windows Server Update Services (WSUS) is a tool for central management and distribution of critical Windows and Office patches as well as updates. Patches and updates will be provided for Microsoft Windows Vista and higher operating systems and Microsoft Office.

WyoSecure VPN - Pulse

UW IT provides the Wyosecure VPN or virtual private network to allow off-campus users access to certain internal UW resources that are protected behind the University's firewall.

Two-Factor Authentication and Duo Mobile

Two-factor authentication adds a second layer of security to the log-in process, keeping your account secure even if your password is compromised. The University of Wyoming uses Duo to provide two-factor authentication services.

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