Security Guidelines

It is the responsibility of all faculty, staff and students to comply with University policies and regulations relating to security.

Acceptable Computing Access and Use

The University has established a policy for acceptable use of technology resources.

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Acceptable Computing Access and Use
Additional Security Policies

The University has additional policies addressing security practices and sensitive information.

Additional Security Policies
Best Practices: Avoiding Identity Theft

Identity theft has become one of the fastest-growing crimes in America.

Best Practices: Avoiding Identity Theft
Copyright Protection Policy

It is the policy of the University of Pittsburgh to respect the copyright protections.

Copyright Protection Policy
Enterprise Security Controls Policy

For the use of Enterprise email, Web services, and network firewalls.

Tags: Enterprise
Enterprise Security Controls Policy
FERPA

The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) of 1974

FERPA
Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act

Provisions to protect consumers' personal financial information held by financial institutions.

Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act
HIPAA

Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act

HIPAA
PCI Data Security Standard

Security controls concerning the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard

Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard
Security Guideline: De-identifying Health Information

Read about what identifiers should be removed from health information

Security Guideline: De-identifying Health Information
Social Security Numbers

Pitt is committed to maintaining the confidentiality of SSN numbers.

Social Security Numbers
Technology Guidelines for International Travel

Traveling abroad? Refer to these guidelines to help secure your devices and data.

Technology Guidelines for International Travel