Don't Let Cyber-Criminals Toy With Your Data

October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month. This year our focus is on protecting Personally Identifiable Information.  Our new website, answers faculty and staff questions:

  • Why protecting your sensitive data is important
  • How to to identify sensitive data
  • How to stay safe
  • Where to go if you need help

Check out our new web site for up-to-date information, including upcoming events.

Did you know?

  • The data on your computer may be subject to state and federal privacy laws.
  • Hackers can use viruses to search your hard drive for sensitive data if you become infected.
  • One lost laptop could force Penn to notify thousands of students and alumni that their personal information was disclosed.
  • SAS has licensed software that can help you find and eliminate sensitive information.

Visit to learn how to protect your data.

For other information, visit ISC's NCSAM web page.