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Information Security

ITS Information Security promotes the idea that security is a shared responsibility and seeks collaborative engagement with the campus community. The Information Security Team is committed to providing a safe and reliable computing environment for students, faculty and staff. We do this by safeguarding the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of information systems, identity, and data assets. Our goal is to provide proactive security expertise and maintain a resilient and secure infrastructure, while fostering a culture of security awareness and compliance throughout the University.

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Information Security Program

Information Security administers the University's Information Security Program and is the go-to resource for guidance on compliance. We work to mitigate cyber security risks through outreach, awareness, assessment, policy, and best practices. We provide a number of critical services, including:

  • Monitoring threats and attacks to the University's users and IT infrastructure
  • Providing cyber security awareness training
  • Leveraging vulnerability management tools and web application scanning
  • Managing user accounts and identity management
  • Reviewing and building secure access protocols and network architecture
  • Providing guidance for the University's data governance process and security policies

Security Apps & Guides

Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA)

MFA is a security method that helps verify that you are the person who is logging into your account.

LastPass Password Manager

LastPass is a secure platform that stores all of your usernames and passwords in one safe place, called a Vault.

Secure File Transfer

Use LiquidFiles to send, receive and share files securely.