Security Advisory Services

Service Description

Consultative, investigative and security advisory provided by Columbia University Information Technology (CUIT).

Make a Request

Make a Request: 

Please send email to to submit a service request. Customers can expect a response within 5 business days for service requests.

Consulting, investigative and security advisory services are available for free.

There may be costs involved with tools used for network, web application and data security, depending on the contracts with the vendor of a specific tool.

Support Contact

Service Support Contact: 

Please send email to to ask questions or report an issue. Customers can expect a response within 4 hours for an emergency, and 3 business days for normal incidents. If you have an emergency during off hours, please contact Public Safety:

Additional Information

Additional Information: 

The Columbia University Information Security Office (CISO) offers consulting, investigative and security advisory services.

Security Consulting - CISO contributes to projects by participating at critical points in the project implementation life-cycle (SDLC). It documents Standard Operating Environment guidelines for applications, databases and Operating Systems.

Investigative Services - CISO assists various groups, such as the Columbia University Department of Public Safety, across campus in their investigations.

Advisory Services - CISO provides security-related advisory services to various groups across campus by conducting training sessions.