The Information Assurance (IA) at the National Security Agency programs deliver Information Assurance (IA) products, technology, and services to secure information systems and deliver Confidence in Cyberspace.

IA Initiatives

These programs are integral to IA's mandate to provide Confidence in Cyberspace.

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Industry Partnerships

IA teams with industry to promote best practices and harden computer security.

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Frank B. Rowlett Awards

These annual awards, named in honor of the cryptographic pioneer Frank B. Rowlett, serve to recognize both organizational and individual contributions made to the Information Assurance discipline.

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Academic Opportunities

IA administers NSA programs that advocate for improving information assurance education, training and awareness. These programs offer opportunities for academic institutions and students.

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Last Reviewed: 20 January 2016