What is the U.S. Cyber Challenge?

October 4, 2010 — Mark Amtower’s guest this week is Karen Evans, Director, U.S. Cyber Challenge.

Topics being discussed:

  • History of cybersecurity at the federal level from the Computer Security Lab at the National Bureau of Standards (now NIST), the PKI working group and FISSEA, to the challenges today.
  • Ms. Evans’ recent paper on cybersecurity workforce issues.
  • U.S. Cyber Challenge, which engages high school and college students in various cyber challenges. Find out how you can be a sponsor.