Information Security

About Information Security: (Quick Link for this Page:  it.cmich.edu/security )
OIT's Office of Information Security and Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) provide information security leadership, guidance, activities, and awareness to protect the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of the University's data, systems, and users.  To report an issue, incident, or concern, contact the OIT Help Desk at (989) 774-3662.

Protecting Your CMich Account/Identity:
In additional to the controls implemented by OIT and Information Security to protect University data, systems, and users, individuals have a responsibility to protect themselves and their CMich accounts, access, and identities too.  This page contains links and advice (security awareness) to help. 

To Report a Security or CMich Account/Identity Issue, Incident, or Concern:

  • Contact the OIT Help Desk at (989) 774-3662.
  • In an Emergency, Contact the CMU Police at (989) 774-3081 or dial 911
  • To report a lost or stolen CMich device, call the Help Desk at (989) 774-3662


Information Security Quick Links:


Information Security Training:


Information Security Awareness Topics:

Links to SANS.org "OUCH" Security Awareness Newsletters (PDF files, English langauge versions.  Additional langauge versions available at the archive, at the bottom of the list):