Information security is essential to the mission and institutional strategic goals
of East Tennessee State University. ETSU supports a comprehensive campus–wide information
security program and recognizes that information security is a shared responsibility;
as a result, the university is set to establishing its first formalized information
This plan outlines and further breaks down the necessary steps for implementing East
Tennessee State University’s Information Security Strategic Plan over the next five
years. It identifies the minimum set of required high level steps needed to accomplish
each strategic goal.