Missouri State University

Awareness and Training

Policy statement

Information Security Awareness training is recommended for all University employees, students, and contractors.

All University information systems users should be made aware of:

  • Expectations of them regarding information security.
  • The information security policies and standards of record, including government regulations, and where to locate them.
  • Their accountability for appropriate security, acceptable use, access and retention of any specific information records entrusted to them.
  • Their obligation to report suspected or known incidents and assist in investigations relating to information mismanagement, misuse, or compromise.
  • The implications of failure to abide by information security policy, including the potential risks and costs to Missouri State University.
  • Any regulatory requirements that may apply to them, such as HIPAA, PCI-DSS, GLBA, etc.

The Information Security Officer will:

  1. Facilitate Information Security Awareness training for University employees, students, and contractors.
  2. Implement, maintain, and provide ongoing Information Security Awareness training using various delivery venues.