Security Support Articles

What is HawkIRB?

The Human Subjects Office in collaboration with Information Technology Services has developed a web-based Iowa Review Board (IRB) application and review system, called HawkIRB.

ITS Personal Computer Security Certification

ITS offers a Security Certification for your computer, certifying that it is safe to use on the campus network.  Security Certification is available through the Help Desk's software repair and troubleshooting service and entails:

The University Information Security and Policy Office's role is to promote secure information technology systems, services, and programs.  Educational materials for campus providers, awareness programs for users, and development and/or sharing of industry best practices are key components, as are the development of new and updated IT policy, identification of architectural requirements, and coordination of security incident response and resolution. 

Visit the Information Security Guide to view resources developed or collected by the Higher Education Information Security Council (HEISC). 

Information Security Guide