Useful links

Office of the University Provost
Center for Cybersecurity & Information Assurance



CyberWatch NSF
National CyberWatch Center
National Security Agency/Central Security Service (NSA/CSS)
State of New Jersey, New Jersey Info Secure
State of New York Office of Cyber Security
State of Connecticut/Cyber Safe
State of Pennsylvania/Cyber Security
Science History Museum and National Historic Landmark
InfoSec Institute
Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
ASIS International - A 'One-Stop-Shop' for IA Information
Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)
Professional Certifications in Information Systems Security (e.g., CISSP, SSCP)
The Cybersecurity and American Cyber Competitiveness Act 2013


The National Cybersecurity and Communication Integration Center (NCCIC)  is announcing the start of a new information sharing initiative called the Cobalt Compartment.

About NCCIC: The Cobalt Compartment of the US-CERT Portal provides secure access to actionable cybersecurity information to the global communite of cybersecurity professionals. Through this compartment, the NCCIC will share threat indicators and advisory information with public, private, and international partners in the network defense community. An individual or organization can request access to the Cobalt Compartment by contacting: ; Include you name, justification, and compant or organization affiliation.


On December 2011, the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) released the ''Trustworthy Cyberspace: Strategic Plan for the Federal Cybersecurity Research and Development Program,'' a framework for a set of coordinated Federal strategic priorities and objectives for cybersecurity research.
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NSF Request for Comments (RFC)—Federal Cybersecurity Research and Development Strategic Planas published in the Federal Register of December 28, 2012  (Deadline January 11, 2013)

NSF Directorate for Computer & Information Science and Engineering (CISE)

NSF Office of Cyberinfrastructure Funding

Specific NSF Funding Opportunities:

Non-Government Opportunities:

Funding Priority:
Youth education, specifically in the areas of science, technology, engineering, mathematics, the environment, job training and literacy



Stevens Institute CASSIA
Carnegie Mellon University CyLab
Rutgers Center for Information Assurance
Maryland University Cybersecurity Center
Mercy College Information Assurance Education Center
NYU Poly: Center for Interdisciplinary Studies in Security and Privacy
Utica College