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
UNC Secure Wireless Change Takes Effect May 7 On May 7th, 2015, changes will be made to UNC’s secure wireless network. The campus is migrating to a secure configuration known as “Eduroam”. Eduroam allows registered users to connect as a guest to the network of any other participating institution without needing to register your device at that institution. May 06, 2015
OIS Security Bytes: Securing Sensitive Information UNC’s Office of Information Systems will be posting bite-size 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. This week's edition offers tips for securing sensitive information. For more information, contact your local IT Support or chat with us at help.med.unc.edu. May 06, 2015
OIS Security Bytes: Secure Email Attachments UNC’s Office of Information Systems will be posting bite-size IT Security tips for our users. This week's update focuses on how to make certain email attachments are secure. For more information, contact your local IT Support or chat with us at help.med.unc.edu. Apr 23, 2015
OIS Security Bytes: Encryption Edition UNC’s Office of Information Systems will be posting bite-size 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. This week's update discusses tips for protecting sensitive information on your devices. For more information, contact your local IT Support or chat with us at help.med.unc.edu Mar 05, 2015
OIS Security Bytes UNC’s Office of Information Systems will be posting bite-size IT Security tips for our users. As IT security concerns become more a part of everyday life, awareness is one of our best allies. This week’s Security Byte focuses on travel concerns. For more information, contact your local IT Support or chat with us at help.med.unc.edu. Feb 12, 2015
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