Tag Archive: Information Security

Make It a Habit! Eight Habits to Keep You Safe Online

8 Smart Cybersecurity Habits

By Bill Green, Timo Papandreopoulos and Julie Goldstein.  Every new cyber-attack or scam seems to be accompanied by a barrage of cybersecurity tips, pointers, dos and don’ts that we’re expected to follow to keep ourselves and our families safe and secure….
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STOP. THINK. CONNECT.™ Partnership for Systemwide Information Security Awareness

A Superhero asks users to stop, think, connect

By Julie Goldstein.  UC recently signed a new systemwide partnership agreement with STOP. THINK. CONNECT.™ , which describes itself as a “global online safety awareness campaign to help all digital citizens stay safer and more secure online.”

By becoming…
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Register for the Summer 2017 UC Cybersecurity Summit Today!

By David Rusting, Chief Information Security Officer, UC Office of the President.  Now is the time to register for the Summer 2017 UC Cybersecurity Summit, which will be held as part of the 2017 Information Security Symposium on Tuesday, June…
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Tips to Keep Your Information Secure During the Holiday Shopping Season

By Julie Goldstein, Cyber-Risk IT Security Analyst, UCOP, adapted from a UC Santa Cruz article.  Online holiday shopping continues to grow in popularity. Last year’s Cyber Monday sales reached approximately 3 billion dollars, an…
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Spotlight: Ann Chang – Proud Bruin and Information Security Expert at UCLA Health

By Audrie Ramirez, Information Security Intern, UCOP.  Ann Chang, chief compliance security officer for UCLA Health Sciences, began working with computers at UCLA while completing her undergraduate degree in mathematics. The School of Medicine owned a mini computer that no…
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Spotlight: Dewight Kramer – Martial Artist and Information Security Consultant

By Audrie Ramirez, Information Security Intern, UCOP.  Dewight Kramer, information security consultant at UC Davis, took a five-year detour from studying philosophy and computer science  to serve as a martial arts apprentice. But higher education never lost its appeal, and…
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