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Security Logging Service
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Two-step verification
Combating Malware
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Managing Passwords
E-mail Harassment & Forgery
Hoaxes, frauds & scams
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Tips for safe computing
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Penn Security & Privacy Assessment (SPIA)
Security Liaisons (Restricted Access)
Secure Share
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Vulnerability Scanner
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Electronic privacy
Worms, trojans, backdoors

Security and Privacy Impact Assessment (SPIA)

Why do a Security and Privacy Impact Assessment (SPIA)? Who will it benefit? The SPIA process is one that supports schools, centers, business units, and the university as a whole. More importantly the process will help protect our students, patients, research subjects, and employees by ensuring the information entrusted to Penn is protected and used only for their intended purposes. Completing such an analysis is extremely important in today's technologically advanced world. Users should understand what risks exist in their environment, and how those risks can be reduced or even eliminated.

Provided at the links below are instructions and guidance for the SPIA Web Application along with a link to the SPIA Web Application itself. In order to access the SPIA Web Application, you will need to be designated as a School/Center Administrator or Inventory Manager by your School/Center's SPIA Coordinator.

Related Links and Resources

Cloud Computing and Other Data Outsourcing [PennKey authentication required]

University Policies for Information Privacy and Security

Privacy and Security Charter Charter__FINAL_11032016.docx

Payment Card Industry Security Standards

HIPAA Privacy and Security Rules

Gramm Leach Bliley Act

Last updated: Tuesday, January 3, 2017

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