Innovations in Cybersecurity Education

  • Kevin Daimi
  • Guillermo Francia III

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Student Learning

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. David Thornton, Falynn Turley
      Pages 3-17
    3. Basel Sababa, Karlen Avogian, Ioanna Dionysiou, Harald Gjermundrod
      Pages 19-38
    4. Suzanne Mello-Stark, Mary Ann VanValkenburg, Emily Hao
      Pages 39-53
    5. Antonio González-Torres, Mónica Hernández-Campos, Jeferson González-Gómez, Vetria L. Byrd, Paul Parsons
      Pages 55-70
  3. Curriculum Development

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 71-71
    2. Kenneth David Strang, Ferdinand Che, Narasimha Rao Vajjhala
      Pages 109-126
    3. Pabak Indu, Souvik Bhattacharyya
      Pages 127-156
  4. Faculty and Professional Development

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 179-179
    2. Rajan Gupta, Saibal K. Pal, Sunil K. Muttoo
      Pages 181-212
    3. Wenxiu Ding, Xinren Qian, Rui Hu, Zheng Yan, Robert H. Deng
      Pages 231-255
  5. Laboratory Enhancements

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 257-257
    2. Guillermo Francia III, Tirthankar Ghosh, Gregory Hall, Eman El-Sheikh
      Pages 285-301
    3. Krzysztof Cabaj, Luca Caviglione, Patrick Georgi, Jörg Keller, Wojciech Mazurczyk, Andreas Schaffhauser
      Pages 303-324
    4. Vickie McLain
      Pages 325-339
  6. Community Outreach

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 341-341
    2. M. R. K. Ariffin, M. Letchumanan
      Pages 343-359
    3. Samuel Ndueso John, Etinosa Noma-Osaghae, Funminiyi Oajide, Kennedy Okokpujie
      Pages 361-376
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 377-391

About this book


This book focuses on a wide range of innovations related to Cybersecurity Education which include: curriculum development, faculty and professional development, laboratory enhancements, community outreach, and student learning. The book includes topics such as: Network Security, Biometric Security, Data Security, Operating Systems Security, Security Countermeasures, Database Security, Cloud Computing Security, Industrial Control and Embedded Systems Security, Cryptography, and Hardware and Supply Chain Security. The book introduces the concepts, techniques, methods, approaches and trends needed by cybersecurity specialists and educators for keeping current their security knowledge. Further, it provides a glimpse of future directions where cybersecurity techniques, policies, applications, and theories are headed. The book is a rich collection of carefully selected and reviewed manuscripts written by diverse cybersecurity experts in the listed fields and edited by prominent cybersecurity researchers and specialists.
  • Discusses various techniques, methods, and approaches adopted by cybersecurity experts in the field;
  • Provides detailed explanation of the cybersecurity concepts that are aptly reinforced by practical examples;
  • Includes a road map of future trends that are suitable for innovative security education and training.


Security Countermeasures Biometric Security Hardware Security Risk Management Software Security Security Education Cybersecurity Curriculum Cybersecurity Scenarios

Editors and affiliations

  • Kevin Daimi
    • 1
  • Guillermo Francia III
    • 2
  1. 1.University of Detroit MercyDetroitUSA
  2. 2.University of West FloridaPensacolaUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2020
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Education Education (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-030-50243-0
  • Online ISBN 978-3-030-50244-7
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