IT Security at KU
IT security at KU is a partnership between KU Information Technology (KU IT) and our customers. The KU IT Security Office provides security information, analysis, risk management and mitigation, awareness and guidance to help protect the University's information assets and technology environment.
KU IT Security Services
We provide a number of services to help protect the data and systems of the University and our customers, including:
- Firewall Management
- Email Encryption
- Whole Disk Encryption
- Antivirus Software
- eWaste Recycling
- Research Security Support
For more information about our services, please see Services.
KU IT Security Office Mission
Our goal is to have a safe and secure computing environment for research, teaching, learning and the everyday conduct of University business.
We focus on three areas in protecting KU's systems and data:
- Confidentiality — Unauthorized disclosure of information
- Integrity — Unauthorized modification or destruction of information
- Availability — Disruption of access to or use of information or an information system