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SecureWorld Seattle Conference

NUARI’s Director of Cyber Operations, Tom Muehleisen, giving a short course on using exercises to improve response playbooks to a diverse group of security professionals at the annual SecureWorld Seattle Conference in Bellevue, Washington, 13-14 November, 2019. . .


Cyber Yankee 2020 White Cell Leadership

NUARI’s Decide(r) distributed exercise management platform to be an important part of enabling New England’s National Guard Cyber Yankee Exercise build on six years of progressive success by enabling two important new capabilities:


Vermont Adjutant General Visits Norwich University and NUARI

Vermont Adjutant General Visits Norwich University and NUARI.  BG Greg Knight visited campus to talk to ROTC cadets and meet with University officials to strengthen relationships and research initiatives.  NUARI President Susmann join BG Knight for a tour of the Regional Training Institute…


2019 CISA Conference 

The Applied Research Institutes at Norwich University (NUARI) was honored to demo the DECIDE product, as well as discuss the recently established Security Situation Center, at the 2nd Annual 2019 CISA Conference….


State of Virginia DECIDE Critical Infrastructure Exercise: National Guard Integration

The participants executed a Cyber Security Exercise on 16 April 2019 to identify gaps in response planning and execution across government both state and local with integration of the Virginia National Guard…


 Pacific Northwest Exercise Series: Telecommunication and State Cyber Response Exercise

The participants executed a first in a series of Cyber Security Exercises on 19 March 2019 to identify gaps in response planning and execution across government, academia, military capabilities and private critical infrastructure providers (in this case Telecommunications).  Participants included…


 Cyber Yankee

Norwich University Applied Research Institutes (NUARI) participated in the National Guard’s Cyber Yankee 2018 exercise by providing senior leaders access to the DECIDE exercise platform. The senior leader exercise was a decision making program that mirrored the larger exercise…


Governor of Vermont Phil Scott Appoints NUARI President Phil Susmann As His Cyber Security Advisor

Governor Phil Scott today announced appointments to his Cybersecurity Advisory Team, which he established via Executive Order 18-17 in October.“Addressing cybersecurity is a critical mission for government, one that needs engagement, involvement and expertise from across public and private sectors,” said. Gov. Scott…


DECIDE Software nominated for “Innovation of the Year” by FedScoop 50

NUARI’s DECIDE-FS risk resiliency software was nominated last year by FedScoop as one of the best and brightest technologies implemented this year that make the federal government more efficient and effective…


Norwich University Applied Research Institutes Names New Board Member

NUARI named Northfield Savings Bank President and CEO Thomas S. Leavitt, of Waterbury Center, to its board of directors…


Norwich University Wins $2.3 Million FEMA Cybersecurity Grant

Norwich University Applied Research Institutes (NUARI) has been awarded $2.3 million by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to help better prepare the country to defend itself against continuous cyberattacks and intrusions…


Norwich University Applied Research Institutes develops cybersecurity course for first responders

As a member of the National Cybersecurity Preparedness Consortium (NCPC), NUARI earned a contract last year from the Federal Emergency Management Agency to develop a cybersecurity course for first responders…


 Norwich University computer security program on-site to support Super Bowl 50

Norwich University’s computer security and information assurance (CSIA) program represented the only educational institution invited to support safety and security functions around Super Bowl 50…


2015 National Seminar and Tabletop Exercise for Institutions of Higher Education

NUARI participated in a one-and-a-half-day event that served as a discussion forum for how cybersecurity trends and issues impact the higher education community…


Quantum Dawn 3 After-Action Report

The Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association (SIFMA) collaborated with NUARI to host a live exercise that included over 650 participants from over 80 financial institutions, government agencies and market utilities…


 NUARI hosts Cyber Crisis Simulation at Sibos Singapore Conference

NUARI hosted a cyber crisis simulation at the global Sibos conference in Singapore, engaging participants to join forces with colleagues from other organizations to actively participate in a cyber-attack simulation facilitated by DECIDE Platform…

Cyber Gaming

Norwich University’s Cyber Gaming Software Utilized in Quantum Dawn 3 Cybersecurity Exercise

Norwich University Applied Research Institutes (NUARI) tested its cyber gaming software yesterday with over 500 participants from over 80 financial institutions and government organizations in Quantum Dawn 3…