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68%

OF OIL AND GAS ORGANIZATIONS
HAVE SUFFERED A DIGITAL ATTACK

– Siemens report on Cybersecurity in the Oil & Gas 2017

$19B

PROPOSED INVESTMENT IN CYBERSECURITY BY U.S.
GOVERNMENT IN FY 2017

– Cybersecurity National Action Plan

1.5M

PREDICTED SHORTAGE OF
U.S. INFORMATION SECURITY
PROFESSIONALS BY 2019

– CyberSecurity Jobs Report Q1 2017

$2.1T+

GLOBAL ANNUAL LOSS
FROM CYBER CRIME
BY 2019

– Report by Juniper Research 2015

Texas A&M Cybersecurity Events

TAMU² – DoD Cyber Scholarship

Department of Defense Cyber Scholarship Program Academic Year 2017-2018 Deadline May 15, 2017 Scholarship Funds Cover: Full cost of tuition for 1 academic school year Required fees (including health care) Books (from required book list, not books which are optional...

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How to Keep your Genome Secret

Tuesday, April 18, 4-5 PM, Blocker 149

A mathematical solution for securely handling computation on genomic data, highlighting the results of a recent international contest in this area.

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NSA visits Texas A&M University

On April 3-4, 2017, the National Security Agency (NSA) visited Texas A&M University as part of the second round of evaluations in the process to obtain the National Centers of Academic Excellence in Cyber Operations (CAE-CO) designation.

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Texas A&M Cybersecurity News

2017 DIR Information Security Forum

The Texas A&M Cybersecurity Center hosted a Capture the Flag (CTF) Tournament for the 2017 Department of Information Resources Information Security Forum in Austin, TX on April 12, 2017.

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National and International Cybersecurity News

DHS Study on Mobile Device Security

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has submitted a report to Congress that details current and emerging threats to the Federal government’s use of mobile devices and recommends security improvements to the mobile device ecosystem. The DHS Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) led the study in coordination with the National Institute of Standards and Technology and its National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence.

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MESSAGE FROM OUR DIRECTOR

Daniel J. Ragsdale, Ph.D.

Director, Texas A&M Cybersecurity Center
Professor of Practice, Computer Science and Engineering

Dr. Daniel “Rags” Ragsdale is a thirty-year Army veteran whose service included combat deployments to Iraq (Operation Iraqi Freedom), Afghanistan (Enduring Freedom), and Grenada (Urgent Fury). He is currently a Professor of Practice at Texas A&M and is the Director of the Cybersecurity Initiative for the Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station (TEES). In that capacity he is responsible for managing and directing cybersecurity research and educational initiatives at Texas A&M. (read more)

Email rags@tamu.edu
Office 979.845.7398
Address  Donald L. Houston Center, 200 Discovery Drive, 3112 TAMU, College Station, TX 77843