Stephen Miller

Stephen Miller — Information Systems/Cybersecurity Center of Excellence

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Stephen Miller, Tenured Professor/Director


The purpose of this website is to provide students with course information, links to key IT Web sites, news and information on Information Systems Technology, and key activities in the department.

About the Professor, Stephen Miller

Our Security Programs are certified by:

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U.S. Homeland Security logo




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The National Security Agency and the Department of Homeland Security have designated Eastern New Mexico University-Ruidoso as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance/Cybersecurity (CAE-2Y).


Johnny Wright with Steve Miller photo

Presentation to Cybersecurity Certificate student Johnnie Wright (SUN Online Student from Santa Fe Community College) enrolled in the Computer and Network Security Certification Program offered at ENMU-Ruidoso.

Professor Stephen Miller invited his students to participate in the National Cyber League 2014 Cybersecurity Challenge. Students take part in “games” of controlled-environment hacking to learn how to protect companies from criminal cyber-activity. Johnny Wright photo with certificateJohnnie Wright was the only one to sign up and no one was more shocked when he placed 34th out of more than 560 competitors in Game One.

Courses are available that include participating in the NCL challenge. Contact Stephen Miller at 575-808-1138 or email for more information.

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Committee on National Security Systems(CNSS) National Training Standard for:
  • Information Systems Security (INFOSEC) Professionals, NSTISSI No. 4011
  • Risk Analysts, CNSSI No. 4016 Entry Level
  • Recognized by the Committee on National Security Systems as meeting the national training standard for Information Systems Security (INFOSEC) Professionals.
Key Links:

MyENMU-Ruidoso Logon Screen (access Canvas for online classes)

ACM – Association for Computing Machinery

ITIL – Information Technology Information Library

Cyber Security Training Online Self-paced Cyber Security Training and Certification Programs

CNSS website link