- Center for Cybersecurity and Digital Forensics
Computer and Internet Safety at EFSC
The Eastern Florida State College Center for Cybersecurity and Digital Forensics is a multi-disciplinary center offering resources and events and community outreach to increase education and awareness around cybersecurity and digital forensics.
- To educate our students using the latest tools and techniques in the area of cyber defense and digital forensics.
- To empower our students, faculty, staff and community with a mindset around Internet safety and privacy.
- To build a strong cyber security foundation across all degree disciplines at EFSC.
- To establish a set of core values of integrity, honesty and respect within the cybersecurity community.
- To create an open learning environment with real-world, hands-on activities for our students, faculty, staff and community.
- To bridge students between learning and the real-world applicability of information
The Center for Cybersecurity and Digital Forensics operates a Cyber Range located on the Palm Bay Campus (Building 3, Room 203). The range is an air-gap network, which simulates a real-world enterprise network. It is used for network traffic simulations, security threat analysis and pentesting. Community outreach events are held in the Cyber Range, as well as student competitions and professional development workshops.
EFSC students have the opportunity to volunteer in the Cyber Range to develop hands-on, technical experience in networking, system administration, web development and security analysis. For more information, contact Nicole Dyess at email@example.com.
National Security Administration Center of Academic Excellence
EFSC's Center for Cybersecurity and Digital Forensics is currently in the process of applying for recognition as a National Security Agency (NSA) Center of Academic Excellence. The NSA and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) jointly sponsor . The goal of this program is to reduce vulnerability in our national information infrastructure by promoting higher education and research in cyber defense and producing professionals with cyber defense expertise.
EFSC Center for Cybersecurity & Digital Forensics
250 Community College Pkwy SE
Palm Bay, FL 32909
Call or email to inquire about student internships at the CCDF.