Cyber and privacy risk at UC

Cyber and privacy risk overview

Risk Services, in collaboration with Information Technology Services, has developed a program to obtain an insurance product that helps promote best practices in the area of information security while providing insurance coverage for privacy, confidentiality and security breaches.

Cyber security and privacy liability policy

Covers damages and claims expenses that the university is obligated to pay because of an actual or alleged privacy breach, confidentiality breach, security breach or online media activity.

Cyber risk: Duties in the event of an occurrence, claim or suit

In the event of a privacy breach that may trigger a claim, campuses must follow their established local breach or incident response process.

IT Security at the University of California

Information pertaining to the University's policies, programs, resources and tools pertaining to IT Security from Information Technology Services at the UC Office of the President.

Got cyber? Link

Got cyber? UC does! UC & Alliant Insurance Services partner to develop a website for the cyber program.

External resources

National Cyber Security Alliance Link

NCSA's mission is to educate and empower a digital society to use the Internet safely and securely at home, work, and school, protecting the technology individuals use, the networks they connect to, and our shared digital assets.

Educause - Data privacy webinars and awareness Link

Raise awareness about privacy issues, ranging from information security and protecting personally identifiable information to how interacting with social media impacts privacy.

Multi State Information Sharing & Analysis Center Link

The MS-ISAC is the focal point for cyber threat prevention, protection, response and recovery for the nation's state, local, territorial and tribal (SLTT) governments.

Department of Homeland Security Link

Tips, resources, training, and publications on cybersecurity from DHS.

Data breaches: Annual HITECH report to Congress Link

Summary on Data Privacy Monitor site of healthcare data breaches, causes of breaches and remedial actions as identified by Health and Human Services (HHS) in its 1st Annual HITECH report to Congress. Time period under review is September 23, 2009 to December 31, 2010.