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The Office of the Chief Information Officer

The Office of the Chief Information Officer

The Chief Information Officer is responsible for providing leadership and support in information technology for the entire university community. The Office of the CIO promotes IT solutions that improve the teaching, learning, research, and administrative environment of the university.

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  • Heartbleed – vendor updates 2014-04-13 20:00
    Below is a partial list of vendors that have released updates to address the Heartbleed vulnerability. This list will be updated as more information becomes available. Continue reading → […]
  • Server certificates and Heartbleed
    Cloudflare, a large web-hosting company, has a very detailed article on how server certificates are not (in the real world) extractable using the Heartbleed bug: http://blog.cloudflare.com/answering-the-critical-question-can-you-get-private-ssl-keys-using-heartbleed They set up a test server and challenged anybody to obtain the private key. … Continue readin […]