that 90% of all security breaches involve human error


EVERYONE at MSU plays a role in helping to secure our computers and information.

Cybersecurity Awareness Matters!

Increase your security awareness through engaging micro-learnings and reduce those human errors

  • short & entertaining videos
  • focused on a single topic shown from multiple perspectives
  • followed by a 1-question quiz
  • relatable

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Training Offerings

IT Security staff offer training and education on all aspects of information security. Training is adapted to fit a wide range of audiences from novices to department heads and can be customized to fit departmental needs.

To set up a training session or for more information contact [email protected].

Security Best Practices This training informs employees of University policies and procedures, and of their responsibility in keeping the University's information and resources secure. The content is taught as part of New Employee Training, Banner Training, and Business Procedures workshop.
Research Data Stewardship An overview of data stewardship and security best practices specifically designed for new research PIs.
Security for Unit Leaders Security best practices specifically geared toward Deans, Department Heads and university leaders.
Custom Training Custom training for individuals, groups or departments.