Mission

The Hood College Center for Computer Security and Information Assurance, housed within the Department of Computer Science, promotes research, education, and sound internal practices in computer security and information assurance. The center coordinates educational programs and practices in information assurance, and interacts with local area businesses, laboratories, and government agencies.  

 Announcements

Password Cracking: Cutting Edge TechniquesMay 16, 2012

In this hour long Webinar... Password crackers such as John the Ripper ("JtR") are an integral part of a forensic practitioner's…

CCSIA Website is Now Live!May 16, 2012

By The Wyrd 10
The mantra of any good security engineer is: 'Security is not a product, but a process.' It's more than designing strong cryptography into a system; it's designing the entire system such that all security measures, including cryptography, work together.
—Bruce Schneier