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Duane Dunston, Cybersecurity Professor, Author, CyberPatriot Mentor

Almost everyone uses computers but very few know how to defend them. General Suzanne Vautrinot, the first woman to lead the Air Force’s Cyber Command, says of cyber defense, “I can’t imagine anything more important. The more dependent we are on a capability, the more important the defense of that capability.” There’s a very urgent […]

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Middle School Students Gain Opportunities for Success During Cyber Training Day

Will Lanthier ’18 / Champlain College News This past Saturday, 15 students from five schools came together at Champlain College to learn more about computer science defense and to prepare themselves for upcoming competitions that span over the year. All part of the Cyberpatriots Program, the middle school students came from the Vermont area with […]

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Information Security Students Compete in Northeast Cyber Defense Competition

Eight information security students attended and competed in the 2014 Northeast Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition (NECCDC) at the University of New Hampshire on March 14-16. Accompanied by coach, Assistant Professor of Cybersecurity Duane Dunston, and assistant coach Dave Long, the students competed for three days against nine other schools. The Champlain team placed second behind […]

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