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Ferris State University’s Network Forensics and Analysis Class Uses CloudShark to Train the Next Generation of Cybersecurity Analysts

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Packet captures - a critical part of cybersecurity education The Information Security & Intelligence (ISI) program at Ferris State University, started in the Fall 2007, was created from the ground up with cybersecurity and intelligence at its core. The ISI program was developed in consultation with several corporate and governmental agencies after a 2006 brainstorming session in Washington DC. The ISI programs have been designated as National Security Agency Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense (2011), as well as a Department of Defense/Air Force Cyber Command Center of Digital Forensic Academic Excellence(2013); the first university in the United States to achieve this designation. Keep reading


Sharing Packet Capture Collections in CS Personal SaaS

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Users of CloudShark Personal SaaS can take captures they’ve uploaded and put them together in “collections”. Collections are great for matching up multiple captures that all have to do with the same topic or problem, and is ideal for educators and bloggers looking to use CloudShark captures in their classes and content. Better context makes for better analysis Like everything we build into CloudShark, we’re always surprised by new ways that people are using it. Keep reading