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As part of National Cyber Security Awareness Month 2011, the Higher Education Information Security Council (HEISC) would like to draw your attention to a number of resources on Mobile Device Security and Privacy.


With mobile devices being used on college and university campuses by nearly all students, faculty, and staff, we have a responsibility to educate everyone about cybersecurity, privacy, and protecting sensitive data. Here are some resources that you can use to educate students, as well as your colleagues.


Ten Steps to Secure Your Mobile Device:

Mobile Internet Device Security Guidelines:

Mobile Computing Resources:

EDUCAUSE Brief – Mobile Computing 5-Day Sprint:

Mobile Computing 5-Day Sprint – Thursday’s Focus on Security, Privacy, & Policy:


For more NCSAM resources, visit


Thank you,

Darlene Hightower

Oklahoma State University

HEISC Awareness & Training Working Group Member






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