Information Security Awareness Week 2013

All Day
on Monday, October 7, 2013
Contact Name:
Lydia Tempesta
This year, BU Information Security is hosting the third annual Information Security Awareness Week at Boston University October 7th-11th. October is National Information Security Awareness Month and Universities and other organizations across the country host events and campaigns to help people understand more about this important field. Get involved! FREE SHRED EVENT One of the activities the Information Security department is sponsoring this year is free document shredding for all BU faculty, staff, and students. Where? Bring any and all papers you want to shred to the following locations. InfoSec personnel will be on hand to accept custody of your documents and watch over them until they are destroyed: Tuesday, 10/8 – 9-noon – CRC – Granby St Lot Wednesday, 10/9 – 11-1pm – BUMC - between the School of Medicine and School of Public Health Thursday, 10/10 – 9-noon, – CRC – Agganis Arena Lot SECURITY TIPS & TWEETS In addition to the shredding event Quinn Shamblin, BU’s Executive Director of Information Security, will be emailing & tweeting out daily tips all week that will help you protect yourself at school, home & work. Visit our blasts page ( to view ISAW tips from previous years and to see this years tips as they are released! Visit our web page at for more information!