Cadet 1st Class Caleb Stewart, the team captain, finished third in the finals for the rapid fire hacking event against two West Point cadets and a Navy midshipman. Photo courtesy of ForAllSecure.

Developing leaders in cyber: U.S. Coast Guard Academy excels at CyberStakes

Recently, the U.S. Coast Guard Academy established a competitive cyber team to assist in educating and training the future cyber leaders of the service. The team allows cadets to get “hands on the keyboard” and go head-to-head with some of the best cyber operators in the world. Lt. Grant Wyman, the Coast Guard Academy‚Äôs cyber team advisor, knows that the establishment and training of the team is crucial for the Service.