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Cybersecurity Risk Assessment

UNLV is taking steps to strengthen its defenses against cyber attacks and breaches. As a result, the university’s Information Security Office (ISO) offers a cybersecurity risk assessment service (ISORA) to identify and mitigate IT-related risks for all campus technology services.

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Protect sensitive UNLV data and technology resources

A cybersecurity risk assessment identifies and prioritizes threats, vulnerabilities, and security issues involving technology resources. It not only protects information stored electronically from damage or data loss but also prevents potential security problems. All UNLV faculty and staff are able to get a cybersecurity risk assessment for the technology services listed below.


Storage Services

Server Applications

File Share Servers

FTP Services

E-mail Servers


  • Safeguards individuals’ information (students, employees, alumni, donors, etc.)
  • Protects research data and other university records
  • Adheres to state and university security regulations, standards, and policies
  • Provides proof of security due diligence that can mitigate damages in a data breach court proceeding

Request an Assessment

A cybersecurity risk assessment is required by the Nevada System of Higher Education Board of Regents.

To request a cybersecurity risk assessment, contact the ISO or call 702-895-0777.