CSATS - Computer Security Awareness Training for Students

CSATS, which was designed with the help of students, uses games and videos to teach UH students how to protect their computers, personal information, and UH computers from hackers, phishers, spammers, and other miscreants. Through CSATS, students learn about their shared responsibilities to create a safe campus computing environment.

CSATS is an educational, engaging and fun e-book filled with helpful security information about email, passwords, copyright, P2P file-sharing, identity theft, social networking, protecting computers, laptops and mobile devices and much more.

After completing CSATS, students will be able to:

  • Identify computer security risks
  • Take appropriate actions to reduce those risks
  • Understand basic computer security practices
  • Take the appropriate actions to secure their computers

Take the CSATS Course

Log in to CSATS using your CougarNet credentials to take the CSATS course, which takes 30 minutes or less to complete. If you do not have a CougarNet account, contact the UIT Support Center for assistance.

At the end of the course, take a short quiz consisting of 10 questions (with unlimited attempts) to successfully pass with a score of 80%. A confirmation email will be sent to your UH email account to indicate successful completion of the training.

For More Information

For more information, or questions related to CSATS, contact awareness@uh.edu or call 832-842-4695.