Security and Access

Securing and defending the University's information assets by implementing, managing, and operating technologies and IT practices while assuring confidentiality, integrity, authenticity, and accessibility.

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Access Management

Security group membership changes, user access transfers, and user account terminations.

Authentication and Account (NetID) Management

Improving business processes such as new account creation, unlocking locked accounts, reporting duplicate NetIDs, allowing individuals to access the right university services at the right time.

Directory Services

Store, organize and provide secure access to information about people, groups, and computing technology resources.


Discovering, identifying, collecting, and producing electronically stored information in response to a Legal proceeding, Investigation, or Freedom of Information Act request.

Email Security

Services that increase the University's email security system to protect sensitive information, email accounts, and communications against unauthorized access, loss, or compromise.

Patch Management

Protect UTD-owned computers and data by installing patches that will help systems stay updated and secure.

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Texas Government Announcement on TikTok Usage

This article outlines the letter from Texas State Government related to TikTok access and defines the resulting impact on campus.