The Office of Cybersecurity supports the CIO and the campus by leading and managing campus efforts to reduce risk. Strategies include appropriate handling of data, continued diagnostics, and good processes and procedures to manage our intellectual property and other sensitive information.
Provisional UW–Madison Online Collaboration Session Recording Policy
This provisional policy helps ensure compliance with applicable regulatory standards and to meet the need for safe and secure recording of interactive conversations, lectures, laboratory sessions or other web-conferences for the purpose of archiving or rebroadcasting during or after contingency operations – such as those associated with the novel coronavirus known as COVID‑19.
CISO, news, scams
The CISO perspective
- January 20, 2021
- January 5, 2021
- July 13, 2020
- More from the CISO
Scams & alerts
Initiatives, strategies & plans
Supporting UW–Madison faculty, staff, and researchers with compliance in five regulatory categories impacting protected and sensitive data. (HIPAA, GDPR, CUI, GLBA and PCI-DSS)
The Endpoint Management & Security Project’s overarching purpose is to identify, procure and implement a common set of efficient and effective solutions before January 1, 2020.
Information Security Program
and Work Plan Initiative
A UW System initiative with a two-year work plan to bring all campuses in alignment around cybersecurity. UW–Madison is an enthusiastic partner in this initiative.
Multi-Factor Authentication adds an extra layer of security that requires an individual to verify their identity using something that only they possess — for example, a smartphone or token.
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