Daily reports of security breaches and the global impact of hacking calls us all to be vigilant with confidential information.
TIAA's Security Center offers helpful information:
Share with your employees:
- the link to TIAA's Security Center and
- let them know what steps you personally take in order to protect their identity as you go about the work of processing payroll and remitting contributions to TIAA.
Urge all staff to treat email with an extra dose of skepticism, even when the presumed sender is known to them. Once a system is compromised, sensitive benefits and compensation data may be at risk.
Remember: Pause and Think before you click: Avoid suspicious email and don't click links or open attachments until after you independently verify that the message is actually from the named source and can be trusted.