• CfIA Successfully concludes 10th Annual Cyber Security Summit

    Friday, November 17, 2017 - 1:51pm

    The Center for Information Assurance (CfIA) successfully hosted its 10th annual Cybersecurity Summit on October 12, 2017 at the FedEx Institute of Technology on the University of Memphis campus. Dr. Dipankar Dasgupta and Dr. Judith Simon, Co-Directors, and Dr. Kan Yang, Associate Director of the CfIA, were involved in hosting this year’s summit and welcomed students and professionals... more

  • Joint Task Force on Cybersecurity Education Report - Comment Period

    Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 2:52pm

    The final draft of the Joint Task Force (JTF) on Cybersecurity Education Report (Cybersecurity Curricula 2017: Curriculum Guidelines for Post-Secondary Degree Programs in Cybersecurity) is now available. Please go to to leave your comments on the report. Comments will be accepted thru November 27.

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  • Call for Participation: Faculty Development Workshop in Industrial Control Systems Security

    Monday, November 13, 2017 - 9:49am

    A 2-day Faculty Development Workshop in Industrial Control Systems Security will be held at the Jacksonville State University campus on June 21-22, 2018. The application and information packet can be found at Application deadline is January 12, 2018.

    Workshop Information

    Each participant will receive the following:

       Control... more
  • Invitation to participate in a cybersecurity CATS workshop at UMBC to develop CCA questions

    Monday, November 13, 2017 - 9:34am

    Greetings CAE in Cybersecurity Community! The University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC) is hosting a workshop on the CATS Project. The Cybersecurity Assessment Tools (CATS) project is providing rigorous instruments for assessing and evaluating educational practices. We are now developing our second CAT, a Cybersecurity Curriculum Assessment (CCA) tool.  The CCA measures how well... more

  • CfIA Student Team won 2017 Cyber Defense Competition

    Friday, November 3, 2017 - 1:16pm

    A team of undergraduate students at the Center for Information Assurance (CfIA) who recently formed a registered student organization (RSO) open to all U of M students, won 1st place in the CANSec Student Cyber-Defense Competition on October 29, 2017 at the Missouri University of Science and Technology in Rolla, Missouri. The team was comprised of six Computer Science majors (Berkeley... more

  • Cyber Education Research and Training Symposium (CERTS)

    Wednesday, October 11, 2017 - 10:25am

    AFCEA International is pleased to host the first Cyber Education Research, and Training Symposium (CERTS) connecting military and agency stakeholders with solution providers from academia, business, and research centers. This event is taking place from January 17-18 in Augusta, Georgia. 

    Building the Cyber Team – Education, Research, and Training” CERTS focuses on education,... more
  • 2018 GenCyber Call for Proposals

    Thursday, October 5, 2017 - 12:12pm

    The National Security Agency's National Cryptologic School in conjunction with the National Science Foundation have a requirement to provide cyber training programs for Elementary, Middle, and High Schools (K-12) students and teachers.  

    GenCyber responds to a recognized need to develop cybersecurity awareness and teach sound cybersecurity fundamentals at the K-12 levels.  The... more

  • 2017 CAE in Cybersecurity Community Symposium

    Wednesday, October 4, 2017 - 11:40am

    Please join us for the annual CAE Symposium on November 9, 2017 in Dayton, Ohio! The CAE Symposium is designed to provide CAE Community members and applicants the opportunity to network, receive community updates, and present their research to the community.

    The symposium is open to all existing Centers of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense and Cyber operations, CAE 2Y... more

  • CAE Mentor and Reviewer Training Opportunity During the NICE Conference

    Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - 9:54am

    Faculty from institutions designated as NSA-DHS National Centers of Academic Excellence (CAE) are invited to participate in a workshop that will provide training on the role of Mentors and Peer Reviewers for candidates for CAE CDE/2Y designation.

    When: November 8,2017 from  9am -12:00pm

    Where: The Crown Plaza Hotel in Dayton, OH
                Harding Room

    This... more

  • Federal Tech/Cyber Hiring & Recruitment Event

    Friday, September 15, 2017 - 11:23am

    The Office of Management and Budget has announced that today marks the official public launch of the Federal Tech/Cyber Hiring & Recruiting event.

    This is the first-ever, government-wide IT and cybersecurity federal hiring event. The event will be held November 6th to 7th at the Silver Spring Civic Building at Veterans Plaza in Silver Spring, Maryland. There are currently... more