Service Summary

The IT Security Office (ITSO) provides topic-specific presentations and training for IT Security related issues.

Key Features

Compliance with:

  • University and Commonwealth IT Security Policy
  • Federal IT Security Policy
  • PCI-DSS Standard

Cyber Security Awareness:

  • Social Networking and Cloud Services
  • Phishing
  • Web-Based Threats
  • Securing Your Web-Browser

Recommendations for best practices:

  • Securing PC and Servers
  • Protecting Sensitive Data

Custom presentations and training based on unique business risks:

  • Requirements for Using Highly Sensitive Data
  • What is Critical for Business Continuity?
  • How is Sensitive Data Protected in Storage and in Transit?
  • What are the Risks of Workstation Compromises and Authentication Credentials?

Getting This Service

To request and schedule a presentation or training, email the IT Security Office at itsoinfo@gmu.edu.

Availability

Departmental staff meetings often provide the appropriate forum for security presentations and training. We are also able to present information on various cybersecurity awareness topics to student groups and organizations.

Training

Training is scheduled based on availability.