Policy: Password Protection

Listing generated on 10/18/2021 at 20:26:19.

Name: Password Protection
Number: 10000951
Code: ACA.HC.300.008
Status: Approved and Activated
Administrative Division: Provost/VC for Academic Affairs
Responsible Office: Information Technology
Effective Date: 01/25/2021
Summary/Purpose: The purpose of this policy is to ensure compliance to the HIPAA Security Rule
(45 CFR Parts 160 and 164, Subparts A and C) and to set the expectations and
requirements for University of Mississippi (UM) and to protect information
assets in support of compliance with legal regulations (e.g. HIPAA Security
Rule) and business operations by managing and enforcing password regulations.
This policy sets forth the requirements for creating, changing, and
safeguarding passwords.
Policy Narrative: PDF File
People Affected:  FACULTY    STAFF    STUDENTS  
Keywords: HIPAA
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