Accession Number : ADA556146


Title :   US Cyber Challenge Research


Descriptive Note : Final technical rept. Sep 2010-Oct 2011


Corporate Author : CENTER FOR INTERNET SECURITY INC HERSHEY PA


Personal Author(s) : Evans, Karen


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a556146.pdf


Report Date : Feb 2012


Pagination or Media Count : 115


Abstract : The goal of this research project is to develop, test, analyze and assess cybersecurity tactical and strategic gaming competitions to determine the ability to defend the nation's critical infrastructure; ability to mitigate damage; and success in implementing defensive tactics to prevent future attacks. This project will develop, test, evaluate and assess alternative methods for identifying computer security talent that will be able to identify threats and improve our country s ability to anticipate, avoid, detect and defeat cyber threats.


Descriptors :   *COMPETITION , *COMPUTER GAMES , *DATA PROCESSING SECURITY , *INFORMATION ASSURANCE , *TRAINING , DAMAGE , DEFENSE SYSTEMS , INFRASTRUCTURE , MILITARY TACTICS , SKILLS , TEST AND EVALUATION , THREATS


Subject Categories : Computer Programming and Software


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE