Dr. Andrew Hurd is the Faculty Program Director for Cybersecurity at Excelsior College. Dr. Hurd is responsible for curriculum development and degree requirements for the Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Cybersecurity. Prior to joining Excelsior, he worked at Hudson Valley CC and SUNY Albany. Dr. Hurd holds dual Bachelors of Arts in Computer Science and Mathematics, a Masters in the Science of teaching Mathematics, and a PhD in Information Sciences specialized in Information Assurance and Online Learning. He won the SUNY Chancellor’s award for Excellence in Teaching in 2012 while working at HVCC.
Podcasts / Webinars
This webinar will introduce attendees to the Center for Internet Security (CIS) Top 20 Critical Security Controls. Tools and techniques to implement the controls will be discussed. With the uncertainty and risks associated with the Internet of Things (IoT), it is essential to understand how to assess a system or a business network and implement controls to eliminate, minimize, mitigate or manage risk. The “Top 20” is an industry accepted framework for cyber security managers to address all elements within and threats to a network.