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UNCW's Information Technology Systems Wins National Security Award

Tuesday, October 08, 2013


Under the leadership of Leah Kraus, interim CIO of Information Technology Systems, and Zachery Mitcham, senior information security officer, UNCW recently received a Cybersecurity Leadership and Innovation Award from the Center for Digital Government for its comprehensive security program, which includes tracking every university-owned device. The impressive ITS security program also includes a certificate program established for system administrators.

Kraus and Mitcham accepted the award at the FOCUS13 Security Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada, on October 2.

This awards program, underwritten by McAfee, was established to recognize the commitment, dedication, hard work and contributions of government, education and healthcare organizations in cybersecurity technology services.

View article on the Government Technology website here.

More on ITS Security here.