As stewards of information, all employees of UT Chattanooga must be aware it is part of our job to protect these data.  This means, but is not limited to:

  • Practicing Skeptical Computing (Don’t trust, Verify)
  • Protecting Your PC (Patching, Firewall, Antivirus)
  • Archiving with Encryption (Protect it, but Trash it if you don’t need it)

 

This article details how a university was fined $400k when a firewall was inactive for 10 months.  This is not a unique occurrence.  Be Safe. Be Careful.  Let’s protect our customers and ourselves.