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Information Security

Information Security is a shared responsibility.  The Information Security staff is responsible for helping the University of Richmond community protect information resources by building security awareness and having the appropriate security controls in place. This includes minimizing risk in new and existing system deployments, providing information on vulnerability mitigation, and assisting with security updates. Information Security coordinates with other departments for several activities including incident response, vulnerability scanning, and security consultations.

Although this site is in its infancy, this site will become a resource for information security policies, standards, and guidelines as well as related topic and technologies.

Current Policies and Standards

Information Services policies and guidelines may be viewed on the IT Policies page.

Incident Reporting

If you have a confirmed or suspected security breach:

  • Call 804-289-8655 if the incident requires immediate attention, 
  • Or visit the Incident Handling Procedures page to determine the next steps to be taken.

Information Security

(804) 289-8655
infosec@richmond.edu