Aaron Walker

Aaron Walker

Information Security Officer

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Under the general supervision of the chief information security officer, the information security officer works on fulfilling the day-to-day operational requirements of the information security unit of the Office of Information Technology (OIT). This includes being the primary coordinator for responding to cyber security incidents, managing the systems responsible for tracking and managing incidents, as well as handling related forensic investigations and follow-up procedures. In addition, there are duties associated with our ongoing vulnerability assessment and mitigation strategies. This position works closely with other units in OIT to assist in monitoring systems for security events and provides guidance in improving the overall security posture of the university. This position also serves as the HIPAA security officer for the University Medical School, clinical operations and other university covered entities.