Information Security

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Mission Statement

The Information Security Office is committed to lowering the risk profile of the University’s electronic information by implementing industry best practices to protect the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of student, faculty, and staff information. We uphold the University’s compliance obligations by developing information security policies, providing security awareness training, and overseeing the implementation of strategic information security initiatives.

Cyber Security Alerts

Chegg Data Breach - September 26, 2018

Attention students and faculty who have an account with Chegg and its other products, such as EasyBib!

Chegg had a data breach that occurred in April, and a database of usernames, email addresses, shipping addresses, and hashed passwords has been stolen. Furthermore, it is believed that no financial data was stolen. The company has already reset all user passwords, and it is recommended that if you are affected by the breach to login and change your account information.

See this article Chegg resets 40 million user passwords after data breach for more details.
Cyber Security News

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▼   October - National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM)

Passphrase - UCOP NCSAM

Security Awareness

Published on Sep 11, 2018

October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM)!