Information & Data Security

Alert Board


Phishing examples from UIS

New Security Awareness Presentation
Don't Hack my Data!!

Do you think you are compromised? (Action plan)

Normal operating hours (8:00 AM - 5:00 PM): E-mail GUQ IT Security or open a ticket at or call us at +974-44578130 to report a security incident. An incident involves any real or suspected loss of data or misuse of the University’s information or information systems, including contamination of resources by computer viruses.

Georgetown University Information Security Policy.


Password Change Requirement

UISO - Qatar will remind students, faculty, staff and alumni to change their passwords at least two times per year. Passwords will be reset automatically after a 6 months password age. You have the option to activate Georgetown Duo which is a 2 Factor Authentication (2FA) which will enhance your security status exponentially by adding a second factor for Georgetown Services logins.

If you have questions, please email us at GUQ IT Security, open a ticket on the GUQ HelpCenter or call the User Support Helpdesk on +974-44578130.