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Office of Information Security

Office of Information Security

Mission Statement

The Office of Information Security provides CSU students, faculty, and staff with timely information as it relates to data security.

The Office of Information Security is responsible for assuring information confidentiality, data integrity and systems availability. We accomplish this by:

  • Educating the campus community about security related issues
  • Developing and enforcing policies and routinely reviewing those policies
  • Utilizing the strongest technical measures possible to protect campus resources
  • Developing measures to react to incidents and events that endanger the institution's information assets.   


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The following email has been observed on the Cougarnet emails. Do not try to open the email and delete immediately when you observe it.

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Please follow these instructions if you have clicked on any part of this email or as as precautionary measure to protect your accounts.
1. Change your CougarNet password.

2. Turn off and restart your pc to disconnect any compromised email sessions and re-login with new CougarNet password.

3. If you have the same account password for your personal banking or financial account as your email account change your password asap.  

4. If you notice any activity on your CSU work computer please contact either the Computer Help Desk @ ext. 8199 or for us to scan your pc for     possible infection.

5. Run a security scan on your home pc using your anti-virus product.

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The Office of Information Security team are proud to display our accomplishments

CISSP Certified

Lean Six Sigma certified sigma

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Hosted The 2015
USG Information Security Officers Conference


Awareness & Tips

Security Tip

Security Tip Of The Week

Information Security Blog

Security Awareness

Paper Shredding Information & Schedule

Dates listed for Main Campus paper shredding

Cyber Security Awareness

Poster Contest Winner 2014
Carlos Salgado

CSU Cyber Security Awareness Events