Welcome! The Florida Center for Cybersecurity, also known as Cyber Florida, was established by the Florida Legislature in 2014 to help position Florida as a national leader in cybersecurity through education, research, and outreach. Hosted by the University of South Florida, Cyber Florida leads a spectrum of initiatives to inspire and educate future and current professionals, support industry-advancing research, and help people and organizations better understand cyber threats and what they can do to stay safer in cyberspace.



  • Network Sorcery: The Hunt

    In today’s world, almost all activities take place over the internet, such as banking, homework assignments, television programs, phone conversations, and more. While the internet has positively impacted the way we work, learn, and communicate, it is also used by those with malicious intentions.

    During this hands-on webinar, experts […]

    • September 27, 2023
    • 6:00 pm
    • Virtual
    • Free
  • Network Noise: Cyber Tabletop Exercise and Incident Response Planning – Jacksonville

    Join Cyber Florida Senior Fellow Stacy Arruda, Founder and CEO of the Arruda Group and former FBI Supervisory Special Agent, for an eye-opening experience that will help you better understand how to prevent and recover from cyberattacks. The event starts with Network Noise, a three-hour tabletop exercise where real-world cyberattack scenarios illustrate the far-reaching effects a cyberattack can inflict on […]

    • October 4, 2023
    • 9:00 AM - 2:30 PM
    • Adam W. Herbert University Center, Board of Trustees Room 1058
    • Free
  • Cybercrime Investigation for Florida Law Enforcement

    Cyber Florida invites state and local law enforcement personnel across the Sunshine State to attend this free, one-day workshop presenting the latest insights, methodologies, and updates related to cybercrime. Funded by a grant from the Federal Emergency Management Agency, this event offers an impressive lineup of experts in various domains of cyber investigations, providing a valuable knowledge-sharing platform for officers and officials keen on […]

    • Oct. 5, Oct. 19, and Oct. 26
    • 9:00 am
    • Tampa, Miami, or Orlando
    • Free


Check out the latest episode of the No Password Required podcast. We cover cybersecurity…and a lot of other stuff.

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