Information Security Education for the Next Millennium: Building the Next Generation of Practitioners
As we move into the 21st century, our personal and professional lives continue to be dominated by information technology. Our nationís growing dependence on the Internet has increased our concern about the security and privacy of information being stored, processed, and transmitted on supporting computer systems and networks. Each day, new vulnerabilities are discovered in those systems and networks giving rise to difficult and challenging information security problems. How will this nation meet these information security challenges and develop cost-effective solutions to an ever-increasing array of security-related problems?
This forum will present the ideas of several leading university educators-educators who are also experts in the field of computer and information security. The panelists will discuss the specialty area of information security education and address the following specific questions: