What to do if you have a security breach


Act Immediately

Breaches are a serious matter and must be handled following a strict protocol.

If you know or suspect a breach has occurred involving sensitive information, it is important to contact the Information Security Officer immediately.

The ISO will help you:

  • Identify and contain the breach
  • Understand the laws and regulations regarding required reporting
  • Assist you in adjusting your procedures to avoid future issues


Contact Information Security Officer

Contact the ISO at security@sjsu.edu or 408-924-1705.