CG Cyberspace Workforce Spotlight Q+A: Cmdr. Joseph Benin

This cyberspace workforce spotlight discusses the current curriculum and tasks given to students in the cyber field, how the field has changed with the times, and the new courses that have emerged in an effort to best prepare students for the growing cyber workforce.


Coast Guard opens new unit to combat cyberspace threat

Cyber attacks are an ever-present and growing threat to the Nation as well as the U.S. Coast Guard. To help combat those threats, the Coast Guard has stood up the Coast Guard Battle Bridge. The Battle Bridge will be the center for exercising command and control of Coast Guard cyberspace operations, including coordination with Department of Defense, Department of Homeland Security and allies to operate and defend our networks, enable Coast Guard operations and support other Coast Guard operational commanders to protect maritime critical infrastructure.