Our Mission is as follows:
“The primary mission of this benefit corporation is to create a material positive impact on society by creating an economic development benefit to local and regional communities through market facilitation, organization and stimulation. It further seeks to stimulate jobs in local and regional communities through workforce development.”
The c-Watch is a community workforce program that affords learners to improve skills by joining a cadre of hunters and analysts, to support university and community cyber initiatives, to earn income from staff augmentation and out-sourced research, and to help in a national effort to build a Public-Private repository of adversary attack campaigns and malicious infrastructure. Graduates of the program that successfully complete program requirements may be nominated to the CrowdWatch cadre’ of threat hunters.
Moving forward, the CrowdForce, an Arizona B-Corporation, will be the primary sponsor of both the c-Watch and the CrowdWatch programs aimed at crowdsourcing cyber threat intelligence collection and analysis. The CrowdForce will provide an apprentice workforce to support the national information sharing effort conducted by ISAOs (Information Sharing and Analysis Organizations). It is our goal to support CyberUSA Members and veteran retraining programs.
CrowdForce will also enable participating university clubs and supporting universities to conduct research and participate in hunting competitions under our other programs.
To join The CrowdWatch cadre’, the prerequisite is successful completion of a c-Watch Training program. Enroll now to join the Spring 2018 Course and the 2018 World Cup Pop-up SOC!
Universities and ISAOs are encouraged to contact us
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CRI is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization engaged in resilience activities and programming designed to build cyber capacity in communities, and to achieve outcomes in protecting critical infrastructure/key resources throughout the United States. Our mission is to help communities build operational and sustainable Private-Public Partnerships (PPPs) and cybersecurity information sharing environments centered on enabling market forces.
CRI is a national organization that also forms international partnerships. We advance initiatives and partner in the advancement of community and regional initiatives that are innovative and demonstrate capacity-building outcomes associated with Information Sharing and Analysis Organizations (ISAOs) and Information Sharing and Analysis Centers (ISACs), particularly concerning the knowledge, workforce, trade-craft and build-out of cyber threat intelligence sharing capabilities.
CyberUSA is a collaboration of states focused on a common mission purpose of enabling innovation, education, workforce development, enhanced cyber readiness and resilience – all while connecting the cyber ecosystem of the United States and its Allies. This non-profit “community of communities” is governed by its members, established to enhance information sharing between states and improve cyber resilience at all levels of participation – local, regional and national. CyberUSA provides a communication framework, a national summit and cyber related resources to communities across the United States.
CyberUSA currently has communities in Massachusetts, Colorado, Maryland, Texas, California, South Carolina, Louisiana, Hawaii, Utah, Idaho, New Mexico, North Carolina, Ohio, Oregon, Nevada, Georgia, Rhode Island, Virginia, Missouri, and Montana.
If your state is not on the list above register to become the Market Maker in your area.
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