The Southern Adventist University network is divided into security zones to maintain separation among internal university networks and the Internet. The Intranet zone, comprising computers and servers containing confidential and proprietary data, is subject to stricter rules. This policy defines these rules and augments the Network Usage Policy for computers and users.
Information Systems staff will annually audit security on the Intranet zone. This audit will include network scanning of all workstations, review of server configurations, reevaluation of firewall rules, testing of backup and recovery procedures, and review of this policy as outlined below.
Policy evaluation and review
This policy will be reviewed annually to ensure that it is relevant, serves the needs and priorities of the institution, and is consistent with current trends in information technology. The following process will be followed: