State of Iowa Information Security Office (ISO)

About ISO

Vision Statement
Lead state government in protecting information technology resources and data.

Mission Statement
Promote the secure use of information technology resources and effectively manage the associated risks.

Strategic Plan
The Core Functions of the Information Security Office are:

  • Security Framework
  • Compliance & Risk Management
  • Research, Education & Outreach
  • Preparedness: IT Systems Continuity
  • Incident Prevention, Detection & Response

Information on ISO activities are included in the ISO Strategic Plan.

Security News
The Security News disseminates security information to a variety of audiences: agency managers, technical staff and security staff. Individuals may subscribe to the Security News by sending a blank email to

Last updated: 07-31-2012