In­form­a­tion Se­cur­ity

Research, Teaching and administrative processes are increasingly supported by information and communication technology.  These must be operated reliably and securely in order to protect the stored information against unauthorized access or modification.  This prevents the data processing from having negative consequences for the university or the persons affected whose data are processed. 

Information security considers dangers and threats and derives suitable technical and organizational measures form the potential risks in order to prevent damage.