Citadel Cadet earns prestigious cyber scholarship

Citadel cadet, Max Zappendorf ,was awarded the Marci McCarthy Scholarship for cyber security studies through the International Consortium of Minority Cybersecurity Professionals.

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Is Your Data Safe? A Cybersecurity Expert’s Perspective

Dr. Shankar Banik, a cybersecurity expert at The Citadel says cybersecurity is a problem that is managed, not solved. You can take precautions to minimize your vulnerability, but as recent high-profile attacks on the state of South Carolina, Target, Facebook, Twitter, Marriott Hotels and many, many other organizations demonstrate, no one’s information is totally safe. The more online services you use in your daily life, the more vulnerable you are, Dr. Banik warns.

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The Citadel earns SC award for cybersecurity education excellence

The Citadel recently earned statewide recognition for its work to educate and prepare future leaders in the field of cybersecurity.

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Critical infrastructure security and community resilience workshop series

The Citadel’s National Security Agency designated National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Education is hosting a workshop to help engage the owners of high priority Department of Defense (DoD) critical infrastructure as well as municipality leaders, on the topic of key relationships between commercial critical infrastructure and DoD critical missions. The Jack Voltaic 2.5 Cyber Workshop will be held from 8 a.m. – 6 p.m. on Thurs., May 21 in Grimsley and Thompson Halls on The Citadel campus.

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Fortifying the Doors of the Internet

Citadel cadets conduct research to ensure the security of the IoT As seen in The President’s Report 2018 A laptop, a smart phone, a router, a Nest thermostat, an Echo Dot,

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Girls who smash codes: free, NSA-funded camp at The Citadel now accepting applications

Middle and high school girls in the Charleston area are invited to apply for The Citadel’s National Security Agency (NSA) funded cyber security camp to be held on campus for five days in the summer.

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When one of the most powerful people in the world comes to campus

“So when you mention The Citadel, people immediately think ‘solid people, strong foundation, and commitment to country.’ Everything this institution is respected for you carry out of here, and I think that’s a great advantage whether in the military or in the intelligence community.” The honorable Dan Coats, DNI

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Black American national security & foreign policy next generation leaders

Since 9/11, there has been a growing number of Black Americans making a difference in the national security sector. Citadel professor Dr. Fraser-Rahim is one of them.

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Director of National Intelligence; Deputy Director of FBI speak at The Citadel

Director Dan Coats of the DNI and Deputy Director David Bowdich of the FBI spoke at The Citadel Tuesday, September 25.

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DNI Dan Coats warns China cyber activities target U.S. state, local governments

Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats issued one of the starkest and most explicit warnings to date about China’s cyber activities.

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