Cybersecurity Initiatives

There's no doubt that cybersecurity is one of the fastest-growing and most important industries in our technology-driven world — one that is critical to our economy and global competitiveness. That’s why the University of Massachusetts has made a commitment to address the Commonwealth’s growing cybersecurity needs through education, research and workforce development initiatives, and UMass officials continue to partner with government and industry leaders to advance knowledge and develop solutions in this critical area.

Hanscom professionals excel under continued Education Partnership Agreement

By Jessica Casserly, 66th Air Base Group Public Affairs / Published August 09, 2018

HANSCOM AIR FORCE BASE, Mass. – Representatives from the University of Massachusetts Lowell and the Massachusetts Military Asset & Security Strategy Task Force joined Hanscom leadership here Aug. 8 to recognize the second cohort of military and civilian students to complete the program manager seminar.

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National Cybersecurity Training Program Launches at UMass Lowell

03/23/2017
Government Security News

UMass Lowell and itSM Solutions LLC announced today that they are launching a new workforce training program focused on cybersecurity.

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Cybersecurity Awareness Workshop

Tuesday, January 29, 2019*

UMass Lowell, a leader in information technology and criminal justice education, is pleased to host a Cybersecurity Awareness Workshop in collaboration with Advoqt and SSJM Attorneys at Law.

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UMass Lowell Expands Cybersecurity Training

NEW ONLINE PROGRAM OFFERS CONVENIENT OPTIONS FOR IT PROFESSIONALS TO BUILD SKILLS, EXPERTISE

01/17/2019

Contacts for media: Christine Gillette, 978-934-2209 or Christine_Gillette@uml.edu and Nancy Cicco, 978-934-4944 or Nancy_Cicco@uml.edu

LOWELL, Mass. – UMass Lowell is rolling out new options for training in cybersecurity starting this week.

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Computer Science Professor Awarded $4.5M for Cybersecurity Research

XINWEN FU AIMS TO IMPROVE THE SECURITY AND PRIVACY OF THE INTERNET OF THINGS

03/26/2020
By Edwin L. Aguirre

Computer Science Prof. Xinwen Fu has been awarded more than $4.5 million by the National Science Foundation (NSF) and the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) for his research on the Internet of Things, or IoT.

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Hanscom Air Force Base Partnership Takes Off

ONLINE AND CONTINUING EDUCATION STEPS UP WORKFORCE EDUCATION

08/17/2016
By Katharine Webster

The university is expanding a workforce education partnership with Hanscom Air Force Base that began with network security education and now includes training in project management.

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UMass Lowell Cyber Range Tour

UMass Lowell Opens Cyber Range

CENTER TO TRAIN STUDENTS FOR CAREERS IN CYBERSECURITY
11/01/2019

Contacts for media: Christine Gillette, 978-934-2209 or Christine_Gillette@uml.edu and Nancy Cicco, 978-934-4944 or Nancy_Cicco@uml.edu

LOWELL, Mass. – UMass Lowell today unveiled its new Cyber Range, a center for cybersecurity education, research and workforce development.

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New Online Program Offers Convenient Options For It Professionals To Build Skills, Expertise

01/17/2019

Contacts for media: Christine Gillette, 978-934-2209 or Christine_Gillette@uml.edu and Nancy Cicco, 978-934-4944 or Nancy_Cicco@uml.edu

LOWELL, Mass. – UMass Lowell is rolling out new options for training in cybersecurity starting this week.

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