Center for Cyberspace Research (CCR) News

AFIT Advanced Cyber Education program develops cadets’ cybersecurity skills
20 Aug 2019 - By John Van Winkle, 88th Air Base Wing Public Affairs / Published August 19, 2019 WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio -- Forty-five Air Force and Army ROTC cadets completed the Air Force Institute of Technology’s Advanced Cyber Education program here...
AFIT re-designated as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Research
27 Jun 2019 - Left to right, Capt. Seth Martin 2nd Lt. Landon Tomcho, earned master’s degrees in cyber operations and computer science from AFIT in 2019 (U.S. Air Force photo/Bruce Lambert) WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio -- The Air Force Institute of...
Brandishing Our Air, Space, and Cyber Swords; Recommendations for Deterrence and Beyond
05 Dec 2017 - Lt Col Mark Reith, Director of the Center for Cyberspace Research and assistant professor of Computer Science at AFIT, was one of two Schriever Essay Award Winners for his paper titled "Brandishing Our Air, Space, and Cyber Swords; Recommendations for...
AFIT Intern helps NASA prepare for deep space exploration
08 Aug 2017 - Matthew Russell, a senior at Liberty University and previous AFIT intern with AFIT's Center for Cyber Research, is currently interning at NASA’s Johnson Space Center in Houston, working with a spacecraft software development team as it supports the forthcoming Orion Ascent...
How to Avoid Computer Ransomware Threats
20 Jun 2017 - In May 2017, the " Wanna Cry" (aka WannaCrypt) ransomware propagated across several countries and infected thousands of computers and several big name companies.  The Air Force Institute of Technology's Center for Cyberspace Research believes that end user education is...
AFIT Alumni with Cyber Warfare Master's Degree is the Commander/Leader of USAF Thunderbirds
22 Jun 2015 - One of AFIT's finest, Lt Col Christopher Hammond, No.1 Thunderbirds jet and AFIT alumni earning his Master's in Cyber Warfare in 2011, spoke to an AFIT audience  on 19 June 2015  about his career, what it's like to be a...
AFIT Receives National Designation for Cyber Defense Research
28 Apr 2015 - The National Security Agency (NSA) and the Department of Homeland Security have renewed the designation of the Air Force Institute of Technology (AFIT) as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Research (CAE-R) through academic year 2019.  The...
Dr. Barry Mullins wins 2014-2015 SOCHE Faculty in Teaching Excellence Award
25 Sep 2014 - Click here to see the AFIT Award Winners: https://www.soche.org/2014-awards-banquet
AFIT Cyber Warfare IDE 2013 Graduate Selected for 2015 DARPA Program
11 Jul 2014 - Read Full Article: http://www.af.mil/News/ArticleDisplay/tabid/223/Article/486120/af-selects-8-
CCR Cyberspace 200/300 Team Wins GISLA Award
06 Jun 2014 - Cyber 200/300 Professional Continuing Education (PCE) team won for the 2014 (ISC)² U.S. Government Information Security Leadership (GISLA) Award in the "Workforce Improvement" category! CWO Elbert Peak & Maj Rich Shoaf were in Washington D.C. and accepted on our behalf....
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