BY CONTINUING YOU ARE AGREEING TO THE FOLLOWING! Information System Security and Information Confidentiality
I understand that I have a role in maintaining the confidentiality, availability, and integrity of the information and programs I can access on this information system. I can only use this information system and the data herein for their defined purpose and I understand that I am accountable for all my actions relating to information resources as specified by the Texas A&M System Ethics Policy (http://sago.tamu.edu/policy/07-01.HTM) and Texas A&M University Rules (http://rules.tamu.edu/urules/200/249999M1.htm).
I understand that our software, computers, network, and much of our data are mission critical; that is, they are essential to our functioning and would cause severe detrimental impact if they were lost and unable to be restored in a timely fashion. Accordingly, I will report any problems I have with the availability or integrity of our data or information systems to the information technology staff.
Some of the information on our system is confidential as specified by law, such as student files; personnel files; home addresses and phone numbers; specified strategic historical, legal and financial information; or certain information about the development of technical and scientific products. I understand that I may be subject to University disciplinary action and criminal prosecution if I mishandle confidential information.