The Cybersecurity Initiative (CSI) is a partnership among the state, the University of Delaware, federal agencies, and the private sector to address a problem that costs billions of dollars a year through education, training, and research. Our undergraduate minor and cybersecurity master’s programs build on our expertise in electrical and computer engineering, computer and information sciences, and corporate law and policy. Our training programs are aimed at providing America’s existing workforce with the tools needed to protect themselves from attacks. Our experts are working to stay one step ahead of hackers, thieves, and cyber terrorists by conducting core, fundamental research focused on developing solutions to advancing threats.

Cyber-Physical Systems and Cyber-Resilience Workshop

UD named National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Education

The National Security Agency and the Department of Homeland Security have designated the University of Delaware a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Education (CAE-CDE).

The goal of the program is to reduce vulnerability in the national information infrastructure by promoting higher education and research in cyber defense and producing professionals with cyber defense expertise for the nation. Read more >>


Cybersecurity in Delaware

State officials and UD experts convene to discuss opportunities to bolster cybersecurity education The University of Delaware’s Cybersecurity Initiative hosted a discussion...

Cryptocurrency is more opportunity than threat, says this First State Fintech Lab advisor

When former CIA analyst Andrew Bustamante was asked to identify what he thought was the most formidable threat to U.S. national security, the reply was swift and...

Big Data and Differential Privacy: Analysis Strategies for Railway Track Engineering: An interview with author Nii O. Attoh-Okine

Featuring a practical introduction to state-of-the-art data analysis for railway track engineering, Big Data and Differential Privacy: Analysis Strategies for...


Expert Edward McAndrew says nation is facing ‘perfect cyber-crime storm’.

Legal expert, Rajesh De, addresses recent developments and trends in cybersecurity.

James Nolan talks about Machine Learning Techniques and Applications for Text, Imagery and Video Processing.


Integrate Cybersecurity into any major!

The Cybersecurity Scholars Program will integrate with any major and train you to become a thought leader in cybersecurity! You will collaboratively assess the most pressing cyber-defense questions and develop both cultural and technical solutions.