July 17, 2019

FaceApp and Terms of Service

A lot has happened on the internet so far in 2019. Taylor Swift is coming out with a new album and is feuding with people again; Keanu Reeves is the internet’s sweet heart for seemingly being a real stand-up guy; everyone started Marie Kondoing their possessions; Marvel ended their Avengers […]
February 28, 2019

Cyber Safety in Light of the Momo Hoax

You’ve probably seen headlines, Facebook shares, or tweets about the newest digital threat facing the entire world – the Momo Challenge. The basic gist of the challenge is: contact with “Momo” is triggered by sending a text or Whatsapp message to a special phone number found online, and the “player” […]
February 1, 2019

Announcing the NICERC Cyber Range

Cybersecurity careers often require a high level of education. Generally a bachelor’s degree will be enough, though supervisory and management paths may require a master’s. Just like most fields, there are exceptions to this rule. Enough experience can qualify an individual for these positions, though obtaining enough real-world experience to […]
October 3, 2018

Cyber Innovation Center Receives Multi-Year, Multi-Million-Dollar Department of Homeland Security Grant

Helping communities across the country meet their cyber workforce needs through K-12 STEM, Cyber and Computer Science Education  The Cyber Innovation Center (CIC) and its academic outreach division, the National Integrated Cyber Education Research Center (NICERC), have been awarded a second five-year grant from U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS). […]