A Breadth-First Approach to Computer Security

Author:
Kara L. Nance, Brian Hay
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378.78 kB
Date:
01 July 2008
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Information assurance provides us with the foundational means to protect our digital assets. As we build programs to meet the needs of our ever-growing computer user base, we seem to be fighting an uphill battle. This research effort describes some of the findings from an NSF-funded project to investigate the state-of-the-art in computer security laboratory environments and how they are being used in an effort to develop a plan for improving the capabilities and facilities available in the State of Alaska. The major ancillary finding is that research and educational environments do not exist in isolation.

A Breadth-First Approach to Computer Security