Securing GW

Information Security, Identity Management & Cybersecurity Risk


Mission Statement: To transform GW Information Security and Identity Management into a risk-centric, priority-driven team that supports GW IT’s strategic initiatives and the University’s teaching and research activities.

IT Security 101

GWIT's IT Security 101 guides include important information about accounts, GW systems and provide security tips to ensure safe use of computers and mobile devices.

IT Security 101 for Students (PDF)            IT Security 101 for Staff (PDF)

Security Services

Project Consulting

GW IT provides project security consultation when requested. InfoSec consultation is typically requested at the initiating phases of a new project or major upgrade of an existing service. Should you require security consultation for a project, please contact us at [email protected]

Security Assessment

GW IT maintains a comprehensive program for application security. At the heart of this program is our security assessment process. We’ve prepared FAQs to help guide you through this process and to explain the terminology that is commonly used when interacting with the security assessment team. If you have additional questions, please contact us at [email protected].

Security Assessment FAQs

Security Blog

The contains helpful information to inform you of our services that help prevent your online life from being compromised, as well as alerts to current threats and attacks you need to be aware of.

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