Report an Incident

Report an Incident

If you believe an information security or privacy incident has occurred, please contact UW Bothell IT Risk and Security for assistance. After evaluation, the appropriate Delegated Authority may be contacted to conduct assessment, remediation, and reporting.

Call our UWB IT Helpdesk:
or send us an email:

First Responder Actions

Anyone discovering and reporting a potential security or privacy incident can greatly contribute to the evaluation and remediation process by providing the below information:

  • When did the event occur?
  • How many records are involved?
  • What system(s), if any, are involved?
  • What organization(s) or unit(s) are involved?
  • Are there system logs that need to be preserved?
  • Is the system deemed critical to operations?
  • Who has been informed so far?