12 steps to safe online shopping


Written by Filipa Macieira - 24 November 2022

Follow the 12 steps that Filipa Macieira from FCCN's Cybersecurity Service recommends and shop online safely. read more

2FA - Two-factor authentication: what it is and why to use it


Written by Filipa Macieira - 08 July 2022

Two-factor authentication (2FA) is the authentication process in which two of three possible authentication factors are combined. read more

What is Phishing?


Written by Filipa Macieira - 25 May 2022

Phishing is sending a fraudulent email in bulk, hoping that some people will open it and do something about it. It is based on the premise that most people will open the email, without suspecting that it is fraudulent. read more

"Greater gender diversity can complement our way of being, being and working"

Collaboration Computing Connectivity Knowledge Innovation Security

Written by Gonçalo Lopes - 15 March 2022

Gonçalo Lopes, a team member from the Network Services Area, offers his contribution to GÉANT's #WomenInSTEM campaign, highlighting examples from his professional career that illustrate the importance of making a change. During the month of March, the FCCN Unit gives the opinion of several of its employees about gender diversity and the importance of the role of women in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. read more

It is important not to let your guard down when it comes to cybersecurity care.


Written by Carlos Friaças - 01 October 2020

The manager of the cybersecurity service (RCTS CERT) of FCCN, Carlos Friaças, makes some considerations about cybersecurity in the Science, Technology and Society Network (RCTS) during the pandemic. read more