2021 Centers of Academic Excellence (CAE) Faculty/Professional Development Needs Assessment This survey is to measure the CAE community need for faculty development. We specifically want to identify industry credential training, emerging technologies, and transformative technologies that will impact the future of the CAE academic community. Please rate your top 5...
Posted on 23 Feb 2021 10:35AM PST

Dear Colleagues, We are pleased to share with you the launch of Organizational Cybersecurity Journal: Practice, Process, and People (OCJ). The journal seeks to publish advances in scientific knowledge directly related to cybersecurity management. We invite you to submit a paper for the inaugural issues to be published in September...
Posted on 18 Feb 2021 4:35PM PST

NCAE-001-2021 Solicitation PMO Q&A Session FAQs Overall statement: This solicitation and any future solicitations are open to all National Centers of Academic Excellence in Cybersecurity (CAE-CD, CAE-R, CAE-CO). No specific CAE has been “pre-selected” to receive a grant for a specific solicitation/initiative. Each submission will be reviewed independently and fairly...
Posted on 18 Feb 2021 4:18PM PST

You are invited to follow the federal government‘s most skilled cybersecurity experts as they compete to win the second annual President’s Cup Cybersecurity Competition. Established in 2019, the President’s Cup is a national competition aiming to identify the best cybersecurity talent in the federal workforce through individual and team challenges...
Posted on 02 Feb 2021 1:03PM PST
DHS

Ransomware has become a significant cyber threat to our Nation, claiming victims such as local governments, hospital networks, and most recently K-12 schools. While ransomware incidents are prevalent among government entities and critical infrastructure organizations, individuals are still very much at risk. Malicious actors can target anyone with a device...
Posted on 02 Feb 2021 12:48PM PST
DHS

NEW NICE FRAMEWORK USERS GROUP In November 2020, NICE released a revision to the Workforce Framework for Cybersecurity (NICE Framework). The revision enables a more flexible and agile model that increases the usefulness and application of the framework. As awareness and adoption continues to grow and mature, so does the...
Posted on 27 Jan 2021 6:11AM PST

UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS - Apply today for a virtual Summer 2021 internship with the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)! Deadline to apply: February 14, 2021 The Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) Program at NIST is designed to inspire undergraduate students to pursue careers in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and...
Posted on 22 Jan 2021 8:47AM PST

Overview Submissions are solicited for the 8th Annual Hot Topics in the Science of Security (HoTSoS) Symposium, which will be held virtually April 13-15, 2021. The 8th Symposium continues the series’ emphasis on cyber-security with a strong methodology and scientific rigor. This symposium solicits presentations of already published work in...
Posted on 21 Jan 2021 2:05PM PST