Information Technology

Agency Focus
Analyze, coordinate, and implement information technology for Washington County

Program
The Information Technology Department provides the technology leadership, system implementation, and ongoing support for a broad range of technologies used by county departments to provide quality services to our citizens, visitors, and businesses. We provide to other Washington County departments services for analyzing, planning, coordinating, developing, and implementing computer software and hardware, as well as, providing continued training and technical assistance.

Types of Support Provided
  • Application Development, Implementation, Training, and Support Services
  • Infrastructure Development and Support Services
  • Enterprise Services
  • Administration and Security
  • Hardware Procurement, Implementation, and Support Services
  • User Community Help Desk
Stop. Think. Connect.
Stop. Think. Connect.™ is the global cyber-security awareness campaign to help all digital citizens stay safer and more secure online. The message was created by an unprecedented coalition of private companies, non-profits, and government organizations with leadership provided by the National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) and the Anti-Phishing Working Group (APWG). NCSA, in partnership with the APWG, continue to lead the campaign. The Department of Homeland Security leads the federal engagement in the campaign.

Cyber Security News

  1. Multiple Vulnerabilities in LibXL Library Open Door to RCE Attacks

    Hackers using a specially crafted XLS files can trigger several remote code execution vulnerabilities in the LibXL library.

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  2. Amazon Promises Fix to Stop Key Service Hack

    Amazon said it will offer a fix for its Amazon Key delivery service that allows hackers to tamper with a home security camera.

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  3. Holiday Scams and Malware Campaigns

    Original release date: November 16, 2017 | Last revised: November 17, 2017

    US-CERT reminds users to remain vigilant when browsing or shopping online this holiday season. Emails and ecards from unknown senders may contain malicious links...

  4. Conversations

    When traveling, it is very easy to forget where you are when discussing business with colleagues. That airport, taxi, restaurant or hotel lobby may have individuals nearby eavesdropping on your conversation. When discussing confidential...

  5. Oracle Issues Emergency Patches for ‘JoltandBleed’ Vulnerabilities

    Oracle pushed out an emergency update for vulnerabilities dubbed 'JoltandBleed' affecting five of its products that rely on its proprietary Jolt protocol.

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  6. Oracle Releases Security Alert

    Original release date: November 16, 2017

    Oracle has released a security alert to address multiple vulnerabilities in Oracle Tuxedo. A remote attacker could exploit these vulnerabilities to take control of an affected...

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