CAE Web Forum: Use of Free and Open Source Labs to Support Cybersecurity Education

Posted on 2/13/2019 10:18:59 PM

Come join us for the February edition of the CAE Forum, where members of the National Centers of Academic Excellence community give non-technical presentations on topics of value to the CAE community.

Title

“Use of Free and Open Source Labs to Support Cybersecurity Education”

Date

February 20, 2019

Time

1:00–1:50 p.m. ET

Location

CAE Forum

Just log in as “Guest” and enter your name. No password required.

Audience

Students, Professors, Government

Presenters

Christopher Simpson, director, National University Center for Cybersecurity

Description

Operating and maintaining a virtual lab environment can be expensive and requires significant resources. Many organizations and individuals create and share free and open source labs and competitions. In this talk, Chris Simpson will discuss National University’s adoption and use of these free labs and competitions in their BS and MS cybersecurity classes. He will also discuss how they map these labs to meet CAE Knowledge Units and the NICE Framework KSAs. The talk will include a hands-on demo of some free environments.

A recording of the live presentation will be available within 48 hours of the presentation.

Contact us at caeforum@caecommunity.org.