• CfIA to host Password Safety Professional Development Workshop

    Monday, February 19, 2018 - 7:42am

    The Center for Information Assurance (CfIA) at the University of Memphis will be offering a series of Professional Development workshops to the general public. The first workshop will be March 16 from 1 to 5 p.m. in the UC Beale Room (363). The first session will focus on password safety. Participants will be introduced to the basics of cybersecurity, the concept of cyber identity,... more

  • CAE Workshop Hosted by MVCC

    Tuesday, February 6, 2018 - 12:57pm

    Greetings to the CAE community and to those institutions interested in learning more about becoming a CAE-designated institution. Moraine Valley Community College, as North Central Region CAE Regional Resource Center (CRRC), is hosting two workshops on March 21-22. These dates immediately precede the Women in Cybersecurity (WiCyS) conference taking place in Chicago this year.

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    Sunday, January 21, 2018 - 12:27pm

    Dear Educators and Professionals,

    Join us for the upcoming 5th  National Women in Cybersecurity conference (NSF Award# 1303441) to be held on March 23 - March 24, Chicago, IL.

    This event is jointly organized by Tennessee Tech and Illinois Institute of Technology.

    We have limited capacity of 1000 attendees. As always, we expect that 50% of the attendees will be... more

  • Exemplars Wanted for JTF Cybersecurity Curricular Guidance

    Monday, December 11, 2017 - 9:08am

    The Joint Task Force (JTF) on Cybersecurity Education is seeking schools interested in providing exemplars of their cybersecurity program curricula and cybersecurity courses. 

    Submission Information

    Exemplars conforming to provided templates will be included in the soon-to-be-finalized Cybersecurity Curricula 2017 report. If your school is interested in providing a curricula or... more

  • 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:

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  • 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