Information Security

Information Security

Meltdown and Spectre Secure Vulnerabilities

The mission of the Information Security Office is to support Santa Clara University's outstanding undergraduate, graduate, and research programs by protecting the university's information assets. 

Change your Twitter Password

Twitter has discovered a bug that internally stored user passwords in plaintext and is urging users to change their passwords.

Starting a Career in Information Security

At current projections, it is estimated there will be a shortfall of 1.8 million information security workers by 2022. If cybersecurity is of interest, this is definitely a growing field. It is vitally important that as a current student, you will graduate ready to enter the workforce to fill one of the vast numbers of positions available.

The Internet of Things

As the cost of connecting to the Internet has gone down, more and more everyday devices are being made to connect online. These devices, which make up the Internet of Things, introduce new security challenges.

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    Email: iso@scu.edu

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