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Information Security Program Management

The IT Security & Projects Office is responsible for the systems and information security program at UT Chattanooga. This office is an advocate for usable information security policy and guidelines, and promotes security best practices and awareness. Please contact the Sr. Information Security Officer (SISO) at (423)425-4507 if you have any questions about UTC's Information Security Program.

InfoSec Twitter

The Office of Information Security and Projects has a Twitter account.  We'll be tweeting about current information security issues going on in the world and upcoming UTC Information Security events. Follow us at the link below.

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Security Awareness Presentations

The Office of Information Security and Projects would like to invite you to join us at our monthly security awareness presentations. Twice a month we'll have an hour long discussion about a relevant security topic. Some of our previous topics include, Safer Browsing Habits, The Underground Economy of Identity Theft, Social Networking and Social Engineering. Our next two presentation locations and dates are listed below. Join us with your questions and contact us if you have a specific topic that you'd like us to cover. Please note that we discuss one topic per month, on two different dates. This gives people a second chance to attend. Topics are TBD at this time.

Date: Location: Topic: 
08/11/2015 University Center, Heritage Room  TBD
08/12/2015 University Center, Heritage Room  TBD


Network Defense

UTC's network security is of utmost importance because it is the first line of defense against threats originating from the Internet. Visit the STAYING SAFE section of the UTC Network website for more information about having a safer computing experience while using UTC's network.

National Cyber Security Awareness Month Presentations

The IT Security & Projects Office would like to thank everyone who attended our National Cyber Security Awareness Month presentations. For those of you that were unable to attend the presentations in person, we hope that theses abridged recorded versions are helpful. More presentations will be added soon. Keep in mind, the live presentations provided by the IT Security Office will always have Q&A sessions where you'll be able to get your security questions and concerns answered in person.

Presentation 1: Social Networking

Presentation 2: Protecting Your Personal Computer