The Center for Education and Research in Information Assurance and Security (CERIAS)

The Center for Education and Research in
Information Assurance and Security (CERIAS)

News & Blogs

Change in CERIAS Web Site Privacy Policy

Thu, September 19, 2002General

We have made a minor modification to our privacy policy to indicate that we will sometimes be collecting browser information.

Spaf to Speak at INITA Seminar Covering Data Protection

Thu, September 19, 2002General

Inita‘s October 4: New Economy New Rules seminar topic will be “Protecting Data:  Legal and Technical Issues.”  Eugene Spafford, Ph.D, Director of CERIAS, will be one of the speakers.

White House Town Hall Meeting re: Info. Security

Wed, September 18, 2002General

A town hall meeting will be held at the University of Pennsylvania October 3, 2002, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm to discuss the National Strategy to Secure Cyberspace

Call for Papers for IEEE International Info. Assurance Workshop

Fri, August 30, 2002Call For Papers

The IEEE Computer Society Task Force on Information Assurance has released a Call for Papers for it’s International Information Assurance Workship (IWIA2003).  The workshop will take place on Monday, March 24 2003 in Darmstadt, Germany.  Full details and contact information are available at:

ASCA Sponsors Secure System Design Workshop

Fri, August 30, 2002General

The Applied Computer Security Associates (ACSA) is sponsoring a workshop to examine engineering fundamentals, the principles and practice of designing and building secure systems.  The workshop will look at where we have been in security engineering (formal methods, Orange book, Common Criteria, penetrate and patch, Certification and Accreditation, Defense in Depth) and where we should go. Please visit for information about the workshop.

CNET to Hold Enterprise Security Conference

Wed, July 24, 2002General

“Securing the Collaborative Enterprise” will be the first of CNET’s upcoming “Enabled Enterprise Series” of conferences.  It will take place on November 5th and 6th, in the Westin Santa Clara Hotel in Santa Clara, CA.  Detailed information is available at:

First National “Job Board” Opened for Privacy-Related Positions

Thu, July 18, 2002General

Privacy & American Business (P&AB) announces creation of the first national online privacy and privacy-related job employment website.

National Cybercrime Conference: May 9-11

Thu, May 09, 2002General

The National Cybercrime Conference will be taking place at The John Marshall Law School in Chicago on May 9-11, 2002.  Speakers include practicing experts from government and industry who are making and enforcing the law today.  More information is available at

Researchers Develop “The Privacy Place”

Mon, February 11, 2002General

Researchers at NC State University have developed a new internet site to provide individuals and companies resources about privacy issues.  To learn more check out the NC State College of Engineering News


Mon, February 11, 2002General

Internet crime expert Jayne Hitchcock, founder of the organization Working to Halt Online Abuse, will speak at Purdue about her personal experience
with cyberstalking and what can be done to prevent it. She will speak at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 20, in Fowler Hall. The lecture, sponsored by the Women’s Resource Office, is free and open to the public. For all the information check out the University News