Coast Guard Academy participates in NSA Cyber Exercise 2022

Coast Guard Academy participates in NSA Cyber Exercise 2022
A U.S. Coast Guard Academy cadet looks at his computer while participating in the National Security Agency’s (NSA) annual cyber exercise (NCX), Mar. 31, 2022.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Matthew Abban) NEW LONDON, Conn. — A team from the U.S. Coast Guard Academy participated in the National Security Agency’s 21st annual National Cyber Exercise (NCX), a cyber competition...

Coast Guard Academy participates in 2021 NSA Cyber Exercise

Coast Guard Academy participates in 2021 NSA Cyber Exercise
A team from the U.S. Coast Guard Academy participated in the National Security Agency’s 20th annual National Cyber Exercise (NCX), April 8-10, 2021. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Hunter Medley) NEW LONDON, Conn.– A team from the U.S. Coast Guard Academy participated in the National Security Agency’s 20th annual National Cyber Exercise (NCX), a cyber competition that tests...

Coast Guard Academy now offers Cyber Systems major

Coast Guard Academy now offers Cyber Systems major
NEW LONDON, Conn. — For the first time in more than 20 years, the U.S. Coast Guard Academy will add a new academic program. Beginning with the Class of 2022, the Academy will offer an academic major in Cyber Systems that will allow a generation of young leaders to better meet the emerging operational and support needs of the service. The U.S. Coast Guard has identified cyberspace as an operating...

Coast Guard trains Intelligence Specialists to keep watch on the sea

by PA3 Mark Jones PORTSMOUTH, Va. – From its inception in 1915, one of the primary roles of the Coast Guard has always been protecting the nation. The safety of the U.S. depends on the ability of Coast Guard personnel to perform their duties, including maintaining U.S. borders against potential terrorist threats, illegal drugs, and illegal migration. To carry out those missions, there is an ever-present...