Amherst College Security Breach Action Plan Draft

Draft rev 04.29.09

I. Sensitive College Data

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    Sensitive College Data

II. Breach of Security

  • Known theft of sensitive data.
  • Loss/Theft of device, such as a laptop, PDA (Blackberry), CD-ROM, or flash drive, containing sensitive data.
  • Unauthorized access to sensitive data.

Data Security

The security and the secure management of sensitive College data are important to Amherst College. In this area of the College web site, members of the College with a responsibility for the security of data have developed approaches and common understandings as well as kept track of legal and industry standards.

Most important, is a shared understanding of sensitive data. Download the College's