Center for Information Safety and Security

The first line of defense for your data

In the 21st century your data is under attack. At the center for information safety and security our focus is on cyber security, cyber crime, and digital forensics.

The Center for Information Safety and Security is a multi-disciplinary organization focused on cyber and information security providing education, research, consulting, and community service.

The Department of Information Technology leads the Center in collaboration with Criminal Justice, Forensic Science Institute, and Mathematics and Statistics.

Radford University has been designated as a Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Education by the National Security Agency and Division of Homeland Security.

News

  1. Fall preliminary round of RUSecure Contest launches with record participation »

    11/30/2017

    The 2017 edition of the RUSecure Capture The Flag contest is underway and is experiencing a record number of competitors. 

  2. RU Mobile rolls out new features »

    10/9/2017

    The RU Mobile app now has two of the most sought after features that allow users to save time and be more productive while on the go.  

  3. Information Science and Systems launches new health care concentration to meet industry demand »

    8/3/2017

    Radford University’s Department of Information Technology (IT) is partnering with the School of Nursing (SON) to offer a dynamic new health care  concentration.

  4. RUSecure Capture the Flag contest crowns champion at event finals »

    5/9/2017

    A full day of competition and some creative answers to challenges allowed one team to reign supreme in the 2017 RUSecure Capture the Flag competition sponsored by Radford University's Department of Information Technology (DIT).

  5. Information Science student sharpens new skill set at Radford »

    4/25/2017

    At Radford University, Information Science and Systems (IS) major Erik Miller has found, perhaps, a new career calling.

  6. College of Science and Technology honors Dean's Scholars »

    4/24/2017

    Nine outstanding College of Science and Technology (CSAT) students were honored on April 22 at the Dean's Scholars Ceremony.

  7. A scientific step toward student success »

    4/6/2017

    A Radford University information systems professor is collaborating with students on a research project that could set future Highlanders up for success.

  8. RU Cyber Defense Club earns second in statewide competition  »

    3/24/2017

    Radford University's Cyber Defense Club (CDC) earned second place at the inaugural Virginia Fusion Cyber Cup Competition on Feb. 25 at Virginia Military Institute.