Cybersecurity, Data Science Among New Offerings Under NEBHE Tuition Break

Cybersecurity, a relatively new term, may actually be the word of the year because of its global significance. Its simple definition is “measures taken to protect a computer or computer system (as on the Internet) against unauthorized access or attack.” But simple it is not. Computer and Internet security have spawned a whole vocabulary, such as hackers, leakers, viruses, cyberweaponry, cyberwarfare, cyberspace,  IP PINS  (Identity Protection Personal Identification Number) and “mega-hack,” the theft of large swaths of sensitive or personal information from computer systems over the Internet. Cybersecurity is a high priority for every sector. A safe cyberspace is especially critical to key infrastructure such as power stations, transportation, banking systems, hospitals and cellphone networks, as well as to safeguard government data, education institutions and personal records. The U.S. and China are even negotiating an arms control accord…


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