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In order to lead, champion, and sustain the development of the national cybersecurity workforce, as well as educate the citizenry, NICCS houses a repository of cybersecurity-related research studies and resources:

  • White papers on cybersecurity workforce development, that cover topics such as:Technology Tree
    • Professionalization of the cybersecurity workforce
    • Training and professional development
    • Workforce recruitment and retention strategies for the field
    • Standard cybersecurity competencies
  • Surveys and statistics ranging from cyber threat concerns in small business to private organizations security approach 
  • News articles regarding cyber security topics such as:
    • Big data and security
    • Discussions on growing challenges in cybersecurity
    • Cybersecurity predictions

The research posted here aims to help people become more informed about cybersecurity.