Wake Forest University

Services Offered

Compromised Account Security: InfoSec disables compromised accounts to protect the user. If an account has potentially been compromised, InfoSec will require that the user change their password.

Copyright Infringement Security: The InfoSec team investigates issues of digital copyright infringement according to the University’s Copyright Policy.

Phishing Security: The InfoSec team investigates potential phishing emails and helps block phishing emails. The InfoSec Team also operates KnowBe4, the phishing and cybersecurity training platform that is available for all Wake Forest Faculty and Staff.

Security Review: InfoSec reviews new vendors to ensure information security standards and applicable regulatory requirements are being met. InfoSec also performs security reviews for Information Systems projects and servers. A request for a Security Review can be found as a Common Request in AskDeac.

VPN Access: InfoSec vetts Faculty, Staff, and Student requests for access to the Virtual Private Network (VPN) for travel to restricted countries as well as VPN access requests for vendors or contractors.

To request a service, please visit the AskDeac portal and submit a request to the InfoSec Group under the category “Security.”