Stony Brook University is making cyber-security a priority like never before. DoIT's Information Security team is leading the charge. A Project 50 Forward Project has been approved with a focus purely on information security program management.
Other initiatives include: Two Factor Authentication, Host-based intrusion detection, Log collection and correlation, and Vulnerability scanning.
Stony Brook is working taking the lead working with other SUNY campuses in implementing shared security services.
DoIT has also been busy responding to security tickets and alerts. Over the past 12 months, DoIT has opened and responded to over 2000 security related tickets.