Category: IT-SEC

Information security campaign: Call to participate

You’ll run into “sneaky green monsters” everywhere at ETH. They are the face of the current campaign of the Information Security Officer Boards (ISO Boards). This campaign is coming to an end, and the ISOs are looking for a new idea. What comes after the monsters? We need your help!

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Compliance Training – Information Security

Security at ETH: Not only for new employees

The “Information Security” training module is available on “Moodle Learning Management System ETH Zurich”.

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Making of: inside|out newsletter no. 20

“Find out what’s going on in terms of IT at ETH Zurich”: The 20th issue of inside|out newsletter is online.

Solving the same questions every time: Which icon do we show in the background of the pictures? Which one fits to which topic?
Solving the same questions every time: Which icon do we show in the background of the pictures? Which one fits to which topic?
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The Information Security Officer Network (ISO)

The Executive Board of ETH Zurich has issued the directive “Information Security at ETH Zurich”, which entered into force on 1 May, 2018.

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Through the ages of technology

The 21st century has a lot to offer – smartphones, satnav devices, fibre broadband and much more. Such technology milestones have also made the organisation within IT Services much easier. Can you still remember what it used to be like to apply for computing time at ETH in writing? Fortunately, this necessary evil has been largely done away with.

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Data security for confidential research data

Leonhard Med is a secure, powerful and versatile data and computing platform for research on confidential data.
Are you sure if all your research data is public or if some data is confidential?

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openBIS UGM 2019

The 2019 openBIS User Group Meeting (UGM) took place on the 18th and 19th June, 2019, at ETH Zurich, organised by ETH Scientific IT Services (ETH SIS).

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New CISO at ETH Zurich

Dr. Domenico Salvati is the new CISO at ETH Zurich.

Domenico Salvati has been working as CISO (Chief Information Security Officer) at ETH Zurich since the beginning of April 2019. The role of the CISO has existed at ETH for some time now, and was hitherto carried out by the Head of IT Services, Dr. Rui Brandao. With the entry into force of the directive “Information Security at ETH Zurich” (around April 2018) it became clear that the tasks, rights and duties of the CISO as specified would exceed the time budget of the Head of IT Services

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Tip: Private Appointments in Outlook (Exchange)

A lot of people try to protect the content of their appointments by marking them as “Private”. Be careful, though, if rights have been assigned to a calendar. Individual clients ignore privately marked appointments.

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Wi-Fi Change: a field report

Several hundred blue flyers and printed apples and bananas were distributed at ETH Zurich between March and the end of November 2018.

So who was behind it all? IT Services.

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