- Safe Computing/Buckeye Secure
Information on general security topics, such as spam, identity theft, and how to protect your computer.
- Information Risk Management Program
Details about the OSU Information Risk Management Program.
- Information Security Groups
Information regarding security-related groups, including current membership and how to join a group.
- IT Security Framework
Details about recommended controls, including simple checklists and tools for network administrators and IT security professionals.
Online training opportunities related to data security.
IT Security News
An ongoing challenge to managing information security at Ohio State is making sure university organizations comply with federal and state regulations regarding privacy and security. That’s why Enterprise Security has released updated versions of Ohio State’s Information Security Standard (ISS) and Information Security Control Requirements (ISCR):
Calling all tweeters, likers and photo sharers—are you aware of the potential privacy risks on social media sites like Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Instagram? Do you know ways to ensure your security? The Office of the CIO (OCIO) and the SANS Institute have some tips to share with you!
The July edition of OUCH!, a monthly security awareness newsletter from the cybersecurity experts at SANS Institute, focuses on...
This month’s issue of OUCH!, a monthly security awareness newsletter from the cybersecurity experts at SANS Institute, is for the parents. The June edition focuses on teaching kids how to protect themselves from cyber threats.
Let’s face it, kids are constantly connected. The best way to keep them safe is to make sure they understand the risks of online activities. SANS provides education tips so parents can keep the dialogue about cybersecurity open and real-world focused.
Everyone who uses university data is responsible for ensuring it remains secure. We have recently changed the classifications on some data elements to better balance operational needs with security requirements.
If your role requires using restricted, private or internal data, please review these updated classifications to ensure you are taking appropriate measures to protect this information.
The Information Security Framework Project Team was recently recognized at the Information Security Executive® (ISE®) Award Program held in Dallas, Texas, on May 7. The team’s Information Security Framework Project was nominated as one of the best security projects of the year, pitting Ohio State up against companies like GE, Blue Cross Blue Shield and USAA.