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IT Policy Activity, Mar 2018

Posted: 09:00:00, Wednesday, Feb 28, 2018   Expiration: 19:00:00, Thursday, Mar 29, 2018  

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Policy Planning & Analysis Team (PAT) and its subcommittees

  • PAT plenary meeting, Mar 02, Notes.

    • Policy Process Sub-step Changes.
    • Network Firewall Policy (revised). Discussion. [3/02 UPDATE: The PAT is continuing to revise the policy before sending it on the IT governance in April.]
    • Aligning IT Policy with UW System Policy
    • The PAT meets on the first Friday of the month, 1:30-3:00 in Rm 3139 CS. You are welcome to attend. See PAT meeting schedule.

  • PAT Communications Subcommittee meeting, Mar 21, Notes.

    • Preparation for the April 26 IT Policy Forum.
    • [ 3/21 UPDATE: IT Policy KB status and changes.]
  • PAT Executive Committee meeting, Mar 16, Notes.

    • [ 3/16 UPDATE: Membership and Ground Rules.]
    • [ 3/16 UPDATE: Status of Subcommmittees.]
    • Planning for the Apr PAT plenary meeting.
    • The PAT Executive Committee meets on the third Friday of the month. You are welcome to attend. See PAT EC meeting schedule.

  • Two ad hoc subcommittees are meeting: [ 3/16 Update: There are now five ad hoc subcommittees meeting.]
    • [ 3/16 UPDATE: Encryption: Making recommendations on alignment with UW System policy.]
    • [ 3/16 UPDATE: Incident Response: Making recommendations on alignment with UW System policy.]
    • [ 3/16 UPDATE: IT Assets: Making recommendations on the defintion of IT Assets, in support of purchasing policy.]
    • Policy Impact Subcommittee: Estimating and communicating the impact of new or revised IT policies.
    • Policy Portfolio Subcommittee: Organizing IT policies into portfolios of related policies.
    Your input is appreciated.

UW-Madison Information Security Team (UW-MIST)

  • Mar 1, Notes.

    • Plan to Revise the Password Policy and Standard [ 3/02 UPDATE: The consensus was to move forward with the plan as quickly as practical. ]

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-- IT Policy: GARY DE CLUTE

Created: 23:19:50, Tuesday, Feb 20, 2018 (by GARY D.)
Updated: 11:22:01, Thursday, Mar 29, 2018 (by GARY D.)