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Enterprise Content-Aware DLP Solution Comparison and Select Vendor Profiles
May 14, 2013

This Gartner report covers content-aware data-loss prevention, which has grown up and is on the verge of becoming a standard part of security architecture. A small set of vendors dominate a major…

Information Security Program Assessment Tool
February 3, 2014

This self-assessment tool was created to evaluate the maturity of higher education information security programs using as a framework the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 2700…

Why Technical Metrics Aren't Enough: 10 Strategic Security Measures to Consider
May 8, 2014 | A session at the Security Professionals Virtual Conference 2014

Learn how 10 strategic security measures, when tied to business objectives, are more effective than tactical operational measures (systems patched, incidents reported) in determining your current…

8 Mobile Device Security Steps
October 1, 2013 | A session at the EDUCAUSE LIVE! - 8 Mobile Device Security Steps

Every organization is challenged to rapidly deploy mobile device security. The SANS 8 Mobile Device Security Steps is a community-driven project to provide the most up-to-date information on the …

What's Your Number? Measuring the Maturity of Your Security Program with HEISC's New Assessment Tool
October 16, 2013 | A session at the EDUCAUSE Annual Conference 2013

Do you know how mature your security program is? EDUCAUSE has developed an enhanced information security program assessment tool to help you gauge your program. This session will introduce the new …

HEISC Town Hall Webinar: 2012-2013 Strategic Plan
January 9, 2012

In this webinar, the Higher Education Information Security Council (HEISC) discussed the following topics;  Information security changes in the past 10 years Ongoing challenges for sec…

Communicating Effectively to Faculty about Information Security
July 14, 2010

Developing an awareness strategy for college or university faculty can be a daunting task. The keys to reaching this diverse group of influential individuals are unique to each campus. Below are …

2009 Cybersecurity Summit Report
February 26, 2010

The 2009 Cybersecurity Summit was held September 14–15, 2009, in Arlington, Virginia. The purpose of this forum was to bring together stakeholders to establish and maintain collaborative e…

Higher Education Information Security Council 2014 Strategic Priorities
January 30, 2014

The Higher Education Information Security Council (HEISC) has identified three areas of focus in 2014, which closely align with the  2014 EDUCAUSE Strategic Directions . This year's stra…

Enterprise Information Security Program
March 26, 2009

The University of Iowa’s program for information security is a combination of policy, security architecture modeling, and descriptions of current IT security services and control practices. …


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