CCRE's Cybersecurity Areas of Research


  • Social Engineering/Insider Threat
  • Modeling and Simulation
  • Identity Management
  • Metrics
  • Trustworthy Systems
  • Policy Development
  • Supply Chain Security
  • Risk Management
  • Vulnerability Analysis
  • Situational Awareness
  • Privacy
  • FISMA compliance
  • Intrusion Detection
  • Digital Forensics
  • Safety systems (particularly rail and unmanned systems)
  • Medical device security
  • Automotive system security


UAH's Center for Cybersecurity Research and Education (CCRE) has a variety of research and outreach programs to overcome challenges facing cybersecurity education and ensure the next generation of the cyber workforce have the necessary skills for a successful career in cyber. A list of CCRE's past and present research programs can be found below: