Center for Information Security

The first line of defense for your data

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

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

The School of Computing and Information Sciences 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 Department of Homeland Security.

To view the school's security resources and awareness please see About IT Security.


Cyber Security News and Events

See below for current Highlander news:

  1. Radford University celebrates Women in Entrepreneurship Week, October 11-17 »


    Radford University is joining in celebrating Women Entrepreneurship Week,  a celebration designed to recognize the entrepreneurial pursuits of women on campus, in the region and around the world.

  2. New portal to enhance the Highlander digital experience »


    Radford University is excited to introduce OneCampus, a modern, mobile-friendly online portal that will streamline the way users access and connect with many of the University’s campus services.

  3. Information Technology becomes integral part of Finance and Administration »


    Radford University’s Division of Information Technology will become an integral part of the Division of Finance and Administration. The mission and function of the Division of Information Technology will remain unchanged; however, a new organizational framework is being implemented consistent with many other higher education institutions in the Commonwealth of Virginia and across the nation.

  4. Radford University celebrates the accomplished career and dedicated service of chief information officer »


    Following an accomplished career spanning five decades, Radford University is celebrating the dedicated service of Danny M. Kemp, Vice President for Information Technology and Chief Information Officer, who recently announced his retirement effective June 24, 2020.