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Seymour police beef up computer security in wake of breach




Seymour police beef up computer security in wake of breach
Seymour police beef up computer security in wake of breach



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http://www.nhregister.com/articles/2010/08/20/news/valley/doc4c6df71ec18f0675112063.txt 

By Lauren Garrison
Register Staff
newhavenregister.com
August 20, 2010

SEYMOUR -- The Board of Police Commissioners acted Thursday to secure 
the Police Department=E2=80=99s computer system in the wake of an officer 
breaching the e-mail accounts of fellow officers.

The board unanimously voted to spend about $3,000 on a Cisco firewall 
for security purposes, which Police Chief Michael Metzler said was =E2=80=9Ctop 
of the line.=E2=80=9D

The board also unanimously approved the chief=E2=80=99s new policy on 
information technology use. The policy was discussed in executive 
session before the board voted on it publicly. (Read the full policy 
below.)

=E2=80=9CWe=E2=80=99re gonna lock it all down,=E2=80=9D Metzler said after the meeting. =E2=80=9CPeople 
took some liberties they shouldn=E2=80=99t have been taking.=E2=80=9D

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