ECU users are responsible for the protection of any sensitive data in their custody. This includes electronic, print, voice or any other form in which the data is captured. Learn about the appropriate storage and transmission of Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), Social Security Number (SSN) and Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) data.

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ECU Regulation on Social Security Numbers (SSN) and Personal Identifying Information (PII)

This regulation applies to the collection, use, security and disclosure of social security numbers (SSNs) and Personal Identifying Information1 (PII) by East Carolina University (ECU) and the regulation of SSNs and PII.

Guidelines for Protecting Sensitive Data

ECU users are responsible for the protection of any sensitive data in their custody. This includes electronic, print, voice or any other form in which the data is captured.