Information Security

Kevin Lanning, ITS, at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Kevin Lanning
Interim Chief Information Security Officer

The University’s Information Security Office oversees the security of the University’s electronic information. The Information Security Office is responsible for coordinating and ensuring Information Security across the University in a manner that is consistent with industry best practices and the University’s compliance obligations. To meet these objectives, the Information Security Office develops information security policies and oversees the implementation of strategic information security initiatives for the University.

The Information Security Office’s Mission is:

To provide a secure computing environment to ensure the availability, integrity and confidentiality of information needed to support the University’s educational and research objectives through the application of a unified information security architecture with the necessary policies and procedure framework to ensure its viability.