What Do We Mean By ‘Computer Security Education’?



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The cry of “we need more, and better, computer security education” is now rampant. Those who paid little attention to the need for secure computing have discovered how necessary it is. But what “computer security education” means is unclear. This talk will highlight some ambiguities.


The version posted here is a manuscript version. The definitive version was published in the Proceedings of the 22nd National Information Systems Security Conference, Oct. 1999, available at https://csrc.nist.gov/csrc/media/publications/conference-paper/1999/10/21/proceedings-of-the-22nd-nissc-1999/documents/papers/o12.pdf.