Information Technology Security

The University of Massachusetts Medical School Information Security group works to ensure everyone at UMMS understands their role and responsibilities to protect the school’s information and computer environment.

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Lenovo Vulnerability – For more information, please visit our our security alert page                       

Threat management, security incident response, training & awareness, risk assessments and security consulting services.

Our team is committed to providing policies and standards that work and meaningful guidance focused on hot security topics and forward looking technologies (such as mobile security, collaboration and cloud computing).

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Information Security articles and best practices for faculty, staff and students. If there’s an article or guideline you’d like us to write about, please provide feedback to

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Our Security Strategy includes Security Incident Response Procedures, Security Risk Assessments, and Consulting services available to the UMMS community Read more


To inform members of the UMass Med community on relevant regulations/laws, the Compliance page summarizes HIPAA, FERPA... Read more