A professor in the Department of Defense Analysis at the U.S.
Naval Postgraduate School, who has published more than 100 journal articles and
four books on topics such as terrorism,
conflict and cyberspace, cryptography, information warfare and
national security. Dr. Denning has received a number of awards in her honor,
including the Augusta Ada Lovelace Award as well as the National Computer
Systems Security Award. Her compelling paper entitled Â“Is Cyber Terror Next?Â”
appeared in the 2002 book Understanding
September 11, by Craig Calhoun, Paul Price, and Ashley Timmer. In
February 2005, Dr. Denning was honored with the 2004 Harold F. Tipton Award to
recognize her lifelong contributions to the enhancement of information
security. Her work Web page can be found at http://www
Cryptography or Â“CryptoÂ”; Cyberspace; Terrorism.
Howe, K. Computer Security Pioneer Honored. [Online, March 11, 2005.] Knight
Ridder Website. http://www.montereyherald.com/mld/montereyherald/news/
11109598.htm; Naval Postgraduate School. Dorothy Denning. [Online, March 20,
2005.] Naval Postgraduate School Website.