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.