MSSE Cybersecurity Course 2017

Members of the University of Minnesota's MSSE Class of 2017: the cybersecurity course (titled "Data and Network Security" or something like that) is one of your options for next spring. After talking with students in the class right now, I'm posting more information about the class. We had a great time this year. It was a small... Continue Reading →

Adieu, Online School

I have shut down my online school. It was an interesting experience, but not a cost-effective one. Aside from not getting rich from this, it was really boring to administer a testing program. On the other hand, I now know an incredible amount about Moodle, the internationally-popular web service for education. I also know how... Continue Reading →

Streamlined NSTISSI 4011 Training Certificate

Cryptosmith Institute now offers a second option for earning an NSTISSI 4011 training certificate: The original option: Complete exams on the 17 chapters in Elementary Information Security plus a final exam covering all material in the textbook. Students who have already taken a college-level cybersecurity course may skip the separate chapter exams and earn the certificate by taking... Continue Reading →

Free NSTISSI 4011 Certificate

[SORRY - This is posted for historical purposes only! The free certificate is no longer available] If you have studied the textbook Elementary Information Security as part of a class, or on your own, and did not earn a formal certificate for NSTISSI 4011 training, here is your chance. As part of our final testing and release, Cryptosmith... Continue Reading →

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