Report – Toward a Safer and More Secure Cyberspace

by Sabrina I. Pacifici on July 5, 2007

Toward a Safer and More Secure Cyberspace, Seymour E. Goodman and Herbert S. Lin, Editors, Committee on Improving Cybersecurity Research in the United States, National Research Council, 272 pages, pre-publication copy, 2007.

  • “Toward a Safer and More Secure Cyberspace examines the vulnerabilities of the Internet and offers a strategy for future research aimed at countering cyber attacks. The report also explores the nature of online threats and some of the reasons why past research for improving cybersecurity has had less impact than anticipated.”
  • Table of Contents – links to full text by section
  • PDF Executive Summary, 33 pages, PDF
  • See also the “Cyber Security Research and Development Act (PL 107-305, enacted November 27, 2002) which authorized this study to provide advice regarding the appropriate locus for federal cybersecurity research.
  • Previous post:

    Next post: