Information Security

 

University Information Security Policy and Implementation Guidance

If you are a Head of Division, Head of Department or Faculty Board Chair, you are responsible for ensuring that your division, department or faculty adheres to the key areas of University information security policy presented below. To help you understand what is required of you in each area, we have broken the information down as follows:

  • What you are responsible for under University policy
  • What needs to happen for you to meet those responsibilities
  • Practical guidance for IT and other staff on how to implement the policy

Remember, information security is not just an IT issue and your senior management group should be aware of incidents, risks and other issues relating to information security within your division, department or faculty,

Quick Reference Guides

If you want to do a quick check-list of your responsibilities, use our handy quick reference guide.

You can also download a copy of the University Information Security Policy.

Current Alerts

8 Sep 2017 LDAP Amplification Denial of Service Attacks OxCERT have been notified that a number of hosts within the University network have LDAP servers lisenting for requests on UDP port 389. Such hosts can be used in denial of service attacks against... Continue reading
26 Jul 2017 E-mail campaign distributing malware A wave of malicious e-mail has recently come to our attention. Different variants have been seen, but all of them attempt to trick users into following a link which leads to a site used to... Continue reading