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Cybersecurity is a permanent task requiring knowledge of current cybersecurity threats and progress in cyber defense made by local, state, national, and international communities. College of Western Idaho is committed to helping you stay up-to-date and informed on cybersecurity news at CWI, in Idaho, across the United States, and around the globe. 


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Cybersecurity student, Stanley Ward, was selected out of thousands of students for a national scholarship through his participation in a national cybersecurity competition. 

College of Western Idaho's Cybersecurity team

Congratulations to College of Western Idaho's Cybersecurity team who advanced to the finals and placed fourth at the Future of Work Academy cybersecurity incubator competition.

2022 Annual Preparedness and Cybersecurity Conference

Cybersecurity Representatives from College of Western Idaho’s Cyber Defense Center took part in the Idaho Office of Emergency Management’s annual Cybersecurity Summit Thursday, Oct. 13.

Cybersecurity Awareness

During Cybersecurity Awareness Month, it’s important to remember to take extra steps to keep you and your information safe. Hackers are constantly coming up with new ways to steal personal data and information.

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Increase your awareness in cybersecurity by participating in a free, online training provided through Amazon.

College of Western Idaho Cybersecurity students win competition.

College of Western Idaho (CWI) Cybersecurity students, Alex Mitchell and Cameron White, joined up to take first place and a cash prize of $12,000 in the Cyber Entrepreneur Challenge.

The team, which also included Tatum Jones from Boise State University, focused on ways to integrate...

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