Cybersecurity@FIU focuses on digital defense and protection issues that impact the global cyber landscape and examines complex human and social questions related to privacy policies and trust. Taking a multi-faceted approach, the university combines technical cybersecurity strength in areas such as cyber-physical systems, the Internet of Things, and cloud computing and storage with complementary expertise in international and public affairs, business and law. These competencies together establish a comprehensive foundation for the continued advancement of research, education, workforce development and international capacity-building activities. Collaborative efforts that draw upon a wide variety of disciplines contribute to the kind of innovative, integrated exploration needed to both move forward and secure the world’s rapidly evolving digital technology arena.
Cybersecurity@FIU is based on the following core pillars, which is overseen by a group of faculty members under a working group.
- Cybersecurity Foundations
- Workforce Development
- International Capacity Building
- Smart Cities and Living
- Cyber Forensics
- Infrastructure Security