U of L

  Cyber Security Initiative (CSI)

Useful Links


Colloquium for Information Systems Security Education (CISSE)
NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology
NIST - Computer Security Resource Center
NSA (National Security Agency) Central Security Service
Office of the Director of National Intelligence
Federal Trade Commission
UK's MI5 Security Service

Financial Resources

Center for School, College, and Career Resources


Advocacy Director - Cyber Degree Hub
Tools and Tricks to Protect Your Kids
Cyber Safety Education
Center for Secure Information Systems at GMU
Center for Secure Information Systems at GMU
CERIAS at Purdue University
Georgia Tech Information Security Center
Information Assurance Center at Iowa State University
National Information Assurance Training and Education Center
University of Connecticut Comcast Center of Excellence for Security Innovation
University of Tulsa Institute for Information Security
Lewis University Masters in Information Security
Kaplan University "Ethical Hacker: Fighting a Cybersecurity War"


ACM Transactions on Information and System Security (TISSEC)
Association for Computer Machinery
IEEE Computer Society
IEEE Computer Society's Technical Committee on Security and Privacy

Security Organizations

CERT at Carnegie Mellon University
Electronic Frontier Foundation
Electronic Privacy Information Center (EPIC)
Information Systems Security Association (ISSA)
ISACA Kentuckiana Chapter
ISSA Kentuckiana Chapter
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)


Business Continuity Glossary by DRJ
Disaster Recovery Information Exchange
DRI CANADA (Business Continuity Planning/Disaster Recovery)
Kansas State Univ. Information Resource Management Policy
Natural Hazards Informer

Risk Assessment, Auditing

COBIT (Control Objectives for Information and Related Technology)
Gartner Risk Assessment Method
ISO 27000 Series
NIST Risk Management Framework
U.S. Government Accountability Office


Certified Ethical Hacker
CISSP - Certified Information Systems Security Professional
CompTIA Security+
GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification)


Attrition (This site has archives of web defacements)
IBM Security
Internet Storm Center | SANS ISC
Microsoft Virus Protection and Windows Security Support
Microsoft Trustworthy Computing