Security Awareness Protecting Sensitive Information. East Carolina University ITCS/IT Security . Objectives. Why protecting data is important How data can be compromised Describe some “best practices” for keeping the data entrusted to us secure. Why Should You Care?.
East Carolina University
The University is required to comply with Federal and State Legislations regarding the way we use and store sensitive information
What could the loss of one laptop containing sensitive information cost?
Thousands, maybe millions-WHY?
Notify the ITCS Help Desk at 328-9866
IF you’ve been hacked, or think you have, change the passphrase to ALL systems you have access to (and not from the hacked workstation either)
If you have received a threat notify the
ECU Campus Police
“I understand that there is the potential for some people to deliberately or accidentally steal, damage or misuse the data that is stored within my computer systems and throughout our University. Therefore, it would be prudent for me to stop that from happening.”
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Please visit the IT Security website at