Information Security

The Information Security Team helps protect the UNT System Information Technology assets from misuse, abuse, and unauthorized access. The mission of the Information Security Team is to assist and collaborate with the administrative, academic, and student communities of UNT institutions to help assess, implement, and maintain information security needs.

Direct questions, comments, or incident reports to: or 940-369-7800.


Latest Security Situations or Concerns

The following links provide access to articles and information addressing ongoing situations association with information security.

Link Description
Cybersecurity Safeguards for Working Remotely Provides guidance for preperation and operation of security working remote.
Cybersecurity Safeguards for Working Remotely (Brochure)

If you liked the original website.  Try the brochure.

Remote Work and Personally Identifying Information (PII) Provides overview of Remote Work and the concerns associated with working with Personally Identifying Information (PII)
COVID-19: Malware, Scams, and Security Risks Provides information about ongoing COVID-19 related security attacks such as Malware, Scams, and Security Risks. 










Guiding Documents

Document Description
Information Security Handbook   Establishes the information security framework and guidance for System Administration and Institutions.
Information Security Users Guide  Provides guidance and information to assist faculty, staff, and students with the protection of university information resources and assets. 






Security Awareness Training

Information Security Awareness Training is required by to be taken annually by Texas state law. Learn about security awareness training options for all faculty and staff, including part-time and student employees, on our security training page.