Your Lafayette NetID is valuable because of the resources to which it grants access, and its value must not be underestimated. For example, the NetID grants access to email and Banner Self-Service. Having access to a Lafayette email account is valuable to spammers because they can use the compromised account to send spam. Having access to a Banner Self-Service account means that someone has access to your salary and benefits information.
In order to protect your NetID and identity…
Should your NetID become compromised, take the appropriate action depending on your circumstance:
ITS cannot help with identity theft issues beyond those that involve the Lafayette NetID, but here are some resources that can help.