Cyber Security is becoming more and more important as our world is becoming more and more connected. The there are many laws, regulations, policies, standards and guidelines that apply to many types of the information we at Boston University use every day. It is a complex topic and the BU Information Security Department is here to help. The Information Security Department is here to help you understand those requirements and to assist you in designing your systems and processes in such a way as to be in compliance with legal and regulatory requirements, best practices and with the policies of Boston University.
We offer security consulting for University projects, academic and research needs, third-party software installations, cloud services, operating systems, and databases.
Information Security can help you understand how to meet the complex requirements of state and federal law when working with sensitive information.... more »
IS&T provides a number of cost-effective options for secure computational and storage needs that can be helpful for researchers.... more »
Beginning a project that may involve any kind of sensitive data or a cloud service? Contact Information Security for guidance and recommendations to ensure that your information or service is secure and stable.... more »