Cyberspace’s Human Dimension

March, 2021
IDA document: D-21550
FFRDC: Systems and Analyses Center
Type: Research Summary/Research Insights
Division: Information Technology and Systems Division
Margaret Myers See more authors
This IDA Research Summary explores different aspects of the workforce needed to execute the Department of Defense (DoD) cybersecurity strategy. Since the July 2011 release of its strategy for operating in cyberspace, the DoD has made significant progress in building a U.S. cyber capability. However, this look back at several IDA projects reveals continuing challenges surrounding the human dimension of cyberspace.