- Safety and Security
- Network and Phone
- Mobile Devices
ALERT - Dangerous computer malware
CryptoLocker is dangerous, malicious computer software that encrypts your data files (word, powerpoint, pictures, music, videos, etc.). The nefarious individuals then hold your data for ransom and try to extort money from you.
Learn more about this risk and how to protect yourself here - http://oregonstate.edu/helpdocs/safety-and-security/computer-viruses-fraud/computer-viruses/cryptolocker-dangerous-ransomware
What Is It?
OSU ID? Number - Your OSU ID Number is a unique individual number assigned to you by the University used to identify you in University records. You will use this number to log in to Online Services to obtain your records and register for classes.
GAP? (General Access PIN) - This is a six digit number that you will set and use along with your OSU ID Number. NEVER GIVE OUT YOUR GAP!
How To Obtain An OSU ID/GAP
An OSU ID and GAP will be assigned to you when you become affiliated with the University. Students will receive their ID and GAP from their admissions information, and employees will receive their OSU ID and GAP from their department contact, new hire paperwork, or Human Resources.
How To Reset/Change Your GAP
If you know your current OSU ID/GAP
- Go to http://infosu.oregonstate.edu/login
- Log in with your current OSU ID and GAP.
- Click Personal Information.
- Click Change General Access PIN (GAP).
- Follow the steps to changing your GAP.
If you do not know your current OSU ID and/or GAP
You may reset your GAP by entering your ID number and clicking Forgot GAP. You will be required to remember the answer to the security question you chose. If for some reason you can not remember your security question:
Students - Please contact the Registrar at (541) 737-4331
Employees - If you know your OSU ID, but not your GAP, contact the OSU Computer Helpdesk at (541) 737-3474. If you do not know your OSU ID, please contact Center for HR Systems and Technology at (541) 737-8300.