The OIT Division of Information Protection and Security is a service oriented organization providing assistance in a number of functions.


The Rutgers University Computing Incident Response Team (RU CIRT) serves the Rutgers computing community. The RU CIRT handles incidents in which Rutgers hosts cause problems. The contact email address is:
This page can be directly accessed via 

Digital Forensics Services

IPS offers digital forensic examination of network devices on behalf of departments.  Contact to engage our services. 

Mailing Lists

OIT supports two different mailing lists on security. 

Restricted Information Training

Training for people with access to "Restricted" information
University Policy 70.1.4 (Information Security Awareness, Training and Education) requires people with access to "Restricted" information complete and adhere to Information Security Awareness Training and Education.
Currently, RBHS training is provided by HCCS:


The annual Rutgers University Information Security Posture Survey is a coordinated effort to measure the level of information risk across the University. It will determine if the information security policies and efforts currently in use are sufficient to address the level of risk and identify improvements, where possible.


Link to additional information about the broad categories:


Link to a Word version of the Survey