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Travel Tips for Data Security
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Combating Malware
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Best Practices for Applications with Confidential University Data
  Security "Greatest Hits"
Managing Passwords
E-mail Harassment & Forgery
Hoaxes, frauds & scams
Wireless Networking
Encryption & digital signatures
  Best Practices
Secure desktop computing
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Tips for safe computing
Computing policies
  More in-depth information for
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  Security initiatives
Critical host compliance
Authentication & authorization
Penn Security & Privacy Assessment (SPIA)
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Secure Share
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Electronic privacy
Worms, trojans, backdoors

Information Security resources for Application Developers

Security Responsibilities of Application Developers

  1. Ensure that your web applications follow Penn's security standards.
  2. Make sure that the system administrator of your server has taken steps to see that your server is properly secured.
  3. Ensure that access to your sensitive applications is properly authenticated and authorized.
  4. Subscribe to your operating system vendor and application software vendors' security advisories email list.
  5. Report all critical security incidents to information security.

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Last updated: Thursday, June 12, 2014


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