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Information Security

Information Security is a department within the division of Information Technology at California State University, Northridge. The department is responsible for implementing and maintaining campus-wide security policies and standards. Services provided by Information Security include Security Awareness Training, Breach & Incident Investigations, Vulnerability Assessments, and Risk Assessments. A major role of the department is to educate and advise campus faculty, staff, and students of the risks to the data. 


For detailed information on services provided, please refer to the resources below or contact Information Security at (818) 677-6100.




Changes to the Information Security Webpage (09/11/2019)

The Information Security department has redesigned the main page and streamlined navigation for easier information lookup. The items that were previously in the left sidebar have been moved and organized into the modules on the homepage. The modules are as follows:

  • Breach & Incident Response – This page contains information about how to report a security incident such as lost or stolen CSUN-owned devices, unauthorized or accidental disclosure of Level 1 and 2 data, and Identity Theft. Selecting the “Submit a Security Incident Report” button will direct you to a form. Please complete this form in the event of a security incident.

  • Security Awareness Training – This page contains information, tips, and guides on how to access the mandatory security... 

Expand Security Alerts

Breach & Incident Response button.    Security Awareness Training button.

Anti-Phishing button.    Risk Management button.

Vulnerability Management button.    Policies & Standards button.

Tips button.


Need Help with Information Security?

Contact the Office of Information Security at (818) 677-6100. To report incidents of abuse, send an email to or: