SUMIT 2021


Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 12 p.m. to Thursday, October 28, 2021 - 4 p.m.

SUMIT 2021, part of U-M's celebration of Cybersecurity Awareness Month, will feature a series of online events covering topics related to IT security and privacy at the university. Presenters include experts from ITS Information Assurance and other ITS groups.

Two Capabilities, One Goal: Email Security with Area 1 & Virtru

Dennis Neil and brian cors

October 14, noon-12:45 p.m. Presentation Slides — Virtru is an easy to use, email security enhancement tool for Gmail, and Area1 provides anti-phishing capabilities for Gmail. Join Dennis Neil, IT Security Design and Engineering Manager, and brian cors, Collaboration Services Manager, to learn how these two capabilities work together to make Gmail more secure.

Are you ready for Shibboleth 4.1.1.?

Identity and Access Management Team

October 19, 1:30-2:30 p.m.  Presentation Slides — The Shibboleth IdP is upgrading to version 4.1.4. This session provided answers to your questions about the upgrade and the best ways to test your service.

Zoom Security and Privacy Updates: Journey since Implementation

Maggie Davidson and Asmat Noori

October 20, 1:00-2:00 p.m. - Presentation Slides - Zoom has become a central part of our academic, work, and social life at U-M over the last year and a half. Come hear what changes have been made to improve the security and privacy of this now-indispensable service.

What’s New with MCommunity Groups

Identity and Access Management Team

October 26, 1:00-2:00 p.m. - Presentation Slides - Big changes are coming to MCommunity Groups. Come learn about the power of Grouper and how it will change the way you manage groups.

CrowdStrike at U-M: One Year In

Kevin Cheek and Kyle Cozad

October 28, 3:00-4:00 p.m.

A look back at the deployment and metrics from the first year of running CrowdStrike Falcon across the university as well as enhancements and improvements to the platform in that time.