The Computing Security Department (CSEC) is one of six administrative units within the B. Thomas Golisano College of Computing and Information Sciences and provides cutting edge education and research programs for both undergraduate and graduate students pursuing BS and MS degrees in computing security. Established in 2012 as the very first academic unit dedicated to computing security in the nation, the Computing Security Department comprises over 300 undergraduate and graduate students, 9 full time faculty, and 3 staff. The department administrates two state of the art laboratories and a virtual environment to support students’ learning, research, and innovation