Introduction to information security Introduction to information security

Information security is critical to business operation, and policies, practices and training to raise awareness relating to its management are key tools in addressing risk.


The University faces considerable challenges in safeguarding the information generated by each department and School. Although technical solutions implemented by ITCS go some way to protect the University, individual staff members need to be aware of the simple measures they can take to improve information security and avoid damaging and costly data losses.



Further information on information security is available from the following links.


Information security policies

These information security policies are designed to highlight, address, and mitigate for risks associated with information loss, theft or corruption. Specific policies highlight the approach to handling risks, whereas other policies enable risks to be exposed.


Further information

Additional resources and information are listed below: