Every college and university is confronted with cybersecurity challenges. While local culture or institutional mission might cause individual institutions to prepare and react differently, there are opportunities for standardizing and supporting higher education at a national level. Federal cybersecurity legislation, especially in the areas of data breach notification and information sharing, could provide incentives for better cybersecurity practices.
Frameworks such as the NIST Framework for Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity or Standards like PCI could lead to more common approaches and solutions across sectors. Cyber vulnerability and incident information sharing when supported by the right liability protections and when accessible in automated formats can lead to more actionable intelligence. There are also opportunities for collaborations and shared services at the state, regional, and national level that we are only beginning to fully explore. This webinar will provide an overview of national initiatives and opportunities that can improve cybersecurity on campuses throughout the country.
CLE credit is no longer available for this recording.
October 23, 2014
Although we would like to hear from you, we cannot represent you until we know that doing so will not create a conflict of interest. Also, we cannot treat unsolicited information as confidential. Accordingly, please do not send us any information about any matter that may involve you until you receive a written statement from us that we represent you (an â€˜engagement letterâ€™).
By clicking the â€˜ACCEPTâ€™ button, you agree that we may review any information you transmit to us. You recognize that our review of your information, even if you submitted it in a good faith effort to retain us, and, further, even if you consider it confidential, does not preclude us from representing another client directly adverse to you, even in a matter where that information could and will be used against you. Please click the â€˜ACCEPTâ€™ button if you understand and accept the foregoing statement and wish to proceed.