Welcome to the Information Security & Privacy Web Site

The Information Security & Privacy staff support the goals of the UNC School of Medicine by promoting a secure information technology environment.

Objectives

  • Protect the confidentiality, integrity and availability of the school's data.
  • Create and sustain information security awareness.
  • Provide reference information and tools to assist you with security and privacy related issues that are prevalent within the School of Medicine's network.

Security News
OIS Security Bytes: What is PHI? UNC’s Office of Information Systems is posting bite-sized IT Security tips for our users. As IT security concerns become more a part of our everyday life, awareness is one of our best allies. Read more about Protected Health Information and what you can do to protect patient privacy. Oct 16, 2014
OIS Security Bytes: Encrypt Your Sensitive Office Documents UNC’s Office of Information Systems will be posting bite-sized IT Security tips for our users (formerly Tip of the Month). As IT security concerns become more a part of our everyday lives, awareness is one of our best allies. For more information, contact your local IT Support or chat with us at help.med.unc.edu. Oct 02, 2014
OIS Security Bytes: USB Drives UNC’s Office of Information Systems will be posting bite-size IT Security tips for our users (formerly Tip of the Month). As IT security concerns become more a part of our everyday life, awareness is one of our best allies. For more information, contact your local IT Support or chat with us at help.med.unc.edu. Sep 17, 2014
OIS Security Bytes - Too Much Onyen! Protect Your Onyen! At UNC, our Onyens are usually our keys to many important sets of information including our email, our time card, even possibly our computer itself as well as whatever shared network space we are authorized to access. Aug 28, 2014
OIS Security Bytes UNC’s Office of Information Systems will be posting bite-size IT Security tips for our users (formerly Tip of the Month). As IT Security concerns become more a part of our everyday life, awareness is one of our best allies. For more information, contact your local IT Support or chat with us at help.med.unc.edu. View this security byte on phishing. Jul 31, 2014
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