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Student Achievement Services
University Policy Repository
Effective Date: April 1, 2017
Office of Information Technology
All Clarkson University units and employees.
Reason for Policy
Network security requires that computer equipment and data be safeguarded in a way that protects the confidentiality, integrity and availability of information.
In order to protects the confidentiality, integrity and availability of information, access to all computer systems and the network must be restricted to those who have a legitimate business need to have access. This means that all services shall be secured by the use of an appropriately designed and configured communications inhibiting mechanism or collection of the same. Specific policies for communications equipment, wireless access, network segmentation and remote access are additionally defined as parts of the Network Security policy.