Office of Procedures, Records, and Forms Executive Policy Manual Revisions

EPM Revision Memorandum

September 24, 2003


TO: Manual Users
FROM: Ralph Jenks, Manager
SUBJECT: Executive Policy Manual
Revision Letter Number Fourteen


University executive administrators have approved revisions to the following University policies included in the Executive Policy Manual:

Wireless LAN Policy EP13

The title of this policy is changed from Policy and Procedure Recommendations: Wireless Internet Technologies at Washington State University.

This policy revision updates the requirements for management, deployment, equipment, and security of wireless LANs for data communications throughout the University system.

University Network Policies EP16

This revision addresses access and modifications to the WSU network infrastructure, including the physical network infrastructure, wireless access points, and network or data connections.

University executive administrators have approved the following University policy for inclusion in the Executive Policy Manual:

Computer and Network User Identification and Password Policy EP18

This policy is intended to help promote a secure computing environment at Washington State University (WSU) by (1) establishing minimum user ID and password requirements for all WSU computer and network system users, (2) enabling WSU system administrators to set appropriate department/area user ID and password policies and procedures, and (3) ensuring that sound and secure user ID and password management practices are consistent University-wide.