Education & Resources

​As a statewide leader in information resources security, DIR provides education and support to statewide agencies, institutions of higher education, and local governments through a variety of methods.

Report an Incident/File a Complaint

Texas State Agencies and Institutions of Higher Education

General Reporting


National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Cybersecurity Resources

Multi-State Sharing and Analysis Center (MS-ISAC) Center for Internet Security

FTC Identity Theft Recovery Plan

DHS Privacy Impact Assessments

SANS Information Security Policy Templates

End-User Security Awareness Training

End-user training, is a program designed to educate end users throughout any organization about security awareness and compliance. This is a resource that bolsters Texas public sector information security awareness programs. 

The series consists of approximately 40 videos covering topics including "Protecting Your Personal PC," "Social Engineering," "Federal Tax Information" and more. For more information or to obtain a license for your organization, please email

Available resources on Security Awareness Training:

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Agency Security Plan
Cyber Awareness Month
​Cybersecurity Strategic Plan
Designate an ISO
Education & Awareness
Information Security Forum
InfoSec Academy
Security Services
TAC §202
Templates & Guides
Texas Cybersecurity Council
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