SANS Securing the Human

SANS Securing the Human video modules cover a wide range of security issues and practices in technology use – all geared towards helping NIU operate securely.

Depending on job duties, some employees are required to participate in security training to be compliant with state and federal regulations as well as University policies. Mandated employees receive information from the Division of Information Technology about the modules they are required to complete.

Modules are short and include a quiz. Titles include:

  • You are the Shield (01:05m)
  • Social Engineering (02:45m)
  • Email and Messaging (03:38m)
  • Browsing (02:14m)
  • Social Network (02:14m)
  • Passwords (03:29m)

If you are interested in getting access to the modules for yourself or your team, contact the Service Desk at