Security Training

Service Description

Training for the Columbia University community on IT Security best practices for development, compliance and education.

Make a Request

Make a Request: 

Please send email to to submit a service request. Customers can expect a response within 2 business days.

Training is focused on two key audiences:

* Groups at the University seeking better general understanding of Security.

* Structured Courses provided to IT Web and Application Developers and IT Systems Admininstrators by Security professional to supply Security best practices information on technics being employed by hackers to find vulnerabilities in code, compromising User Ids., and/or launching attacks like cross site scripting, denial of service. These courses are normally contracted to outside trainers and costs vary by the number of attendees that can be trained in one group.

Support Contact

Service Support Contact: 

Please send email to or call the CUIT Service Desk at 212-854-1919 to ask questions or report an issue.

Additional Information

Additional Information: 

All Security training provided through CUIT is conducted Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Security Awareness Workshops may be scheduled for 30 or 60 minute sessions. Developer and System Administrator training are one or two day full sessions.