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Information Security Program Assessment Tool
November 20, 2015

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…

NIST Posts Initial Analysis of Comments on Cybersecurity Framework
May 21, 2013

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)  announced that it has prepared an initial analysis of hundreds of comments submitted by industry and the public related to the P…

An Incremental Approach to Building an Information Security Program
April 1, 2013

Key Takeaways Constraints such as tight budgets, increased responsibilities, lack of resources or incentive, and disagreement on a common approach to information security pose ch…

HEISC Security Translation Series
March 19, 2015

The Higher Education Information Security Council (HEISC) Governance, Risk, and Compliance (GRC) Working Group has developed a series of security translation papers for specific campus audien…

Can Big Data Help Universities Tackle Security, BYOD?
July 31, 2012

Universities have some of the most complex IT infrastructures around, and BYOD is a reality they can't escape. Chief Security Officers at universities are increasingly turning to Big Data an…

Information Systems Risk Assessment
July 24, 2012

This Spotlight bulletin focuses on 2011 CDS survey results related to information systems (IS) risk assessments. Research findings and industry experience demonstrate that conducting a …

U.S. Department of Homeland Security Cybersecurity Engagement for Colleges and Universities
July 24, 2014 | A session at the EDUCAUSE LIVE! - U.S. Department of Homeland Security Cybersecurity Engagement for Colleges and Universities

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is increasing its efforts to enhance cybersecurity awareness and network protection at colleges and universities in response to the recent wave of c…

Diamonds and Paperclips: Steps Needed to Make Your University Cybersecure
September 30, 2014 | A session at the EDUCAUSE Annual Conference

Total information security is not practical. How do you understand the risk landscape, identify the most sensitive information, and apply appropriate controls? More importantly, how do you implemen…

Managing Risk in Moving to the Cloud: Lessons from the Internet2 NET+ Program
October 1, 2014 | A session at the EDUCAUSE Annual Conference

Internet2's NET+ program has been engaging universities and cloud services providers in understanding and mitigating risks universities face in moving to the cloud. This panel will address r…

Seminar 14P - Diamonds and Paper Clips: Steps Needed to Make Your University Cybersecure (separate registration is required)
September 29, 2014 | A session at the EDUCAUSE Annual Conference

Total information security is not practical. How do you understand the risk landscape, identify the most sensitive information, and apply appropriate controls? More importantly, how do you implem…