uCalgary must improve security of online information, says Alberta auditor general

November 8, 2010

In a report released Tuesday, Alberta's auditor general says the University of Calgary must do a better job of protecting against unauthorized access to confidential online information. For the fourth time, the auditor general's office repeats its recommendation that uCalgary improve controls over access security to programs and data. Numerous problems remain around the institution's research management, the auditor general says, noting that 4 out of 7 previous audit recommendations have not been met. The report also recommends that Athabasca University continue to improve its governance and oversight of information technology. Office of the Auditor General of Alberta News Release | Calgary Herald | Read the report