Information Security Office

Harvard University is committed to protecting information resources that are critical to its academic and research mission. Protection may be governed by legal, contractual, financial, or University considerations. Harvard is equally committed to preserving an environment that encourages academic and research collaboration through the responsible use of information technology resources. Harvard University Information Security Office provides information and rules for the Harvard community.

Everyone at Harvard has a responsibility for proper handling and protection of confidential information. All users must comply with the Information Security Policies at this site.  Policy questions may be directed to the University Chief Information Security Officer Christian Hamer.