IT Security Services for the UI Community

Updated: December 2020

The NASWA UI ITSC Security website is a place to share security-related resources and support services. We strive to provide a baseline of useful security information and encourage state UI agencies and USDOL to suggest additions. Whether there is a topic we should address, or you have procedures and resources you have found to be particularly useful, please provide suggestions and comments to


The Members-Only Section includes access to the resources in the areas below. Log in credentials are required to access these sections.


UI IT Systems

Fraud Prevention
and Detection

Security Resources such as checklists, current NIST information and USDOL guidance for securiing UI IT systems.

Resources and information to assist states in identifying potential fraudulent UI claim activity. 

The use of Cloud in UI is growing. NASWA provides advisory support and shares state lessons learned for using the Cloud.

IT Program


State UI IT Systems are subject to regular audits. These resources assist states with establishing a compliant security program and preparing for audits.

The importance of IT security is higher than ever. Tailored for the UI community, these additional resources are a collection of security materials in a single search.

IT Security Resources

The ITSC makes quarterly updates to the security resources section on the ITSC website. This section is a place to share information about security-related resources for news, alerts, papers, tools, events, and training. Below are some topics covered in this section.  To access resources login to the Members-Only Section.

    • A "Compliant IT Program" – What do the auditors look for and what do they expect to find.
    • Security Training – What is it? Why have it? Where to get it! 
    • A Cornucopia of Security Resources – Magazines & Journals, Newsletters, Websites, and Webinars/CBT. 
    • Conferences & Other Events – Opportunities for face-to-face meetings with fellow UI and Security Professionals.

In addition, the resources above, the ITSC has updated this section with other security topics of interest that are some of the leading security issues in the UI community.

    • Developing Mobile Web Applications – Coding for Security
    • UI Claims and Foreign IP Address Detection
    • Internet Protocol Conversion from IPv4 to IPv6