Guidelines For Preventing Accidental Data Exposure

Many individuals at Appalachian State University have job duties that require regular access and use of confidential data.  Unfortunately, in the course of using this information it only takes one minor accident like an unintended email attachment, lost device, or misplaced printout to cause a major issue for the Appalachian community.

To help lower the risks of accidental data loss, the ITS Office of Information Security has provided the following guidelines and recommendations:


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Location: ITS, Raley Hall

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