The SEI: The Leader in Software Engineering and Cybersecurity
At the SEI, we research complex software engineering, cybersecurity, and AI engineering problems; create and test innovative technologies; and transition maturing solutions into practice. We have been working with the Department of Defense, government agencies, and private industry since 1984 to help meet mission goals and gain strategic advantage.
September 05, 2019 • Technical Report
This report suggests seven key questions that managers and decision makers should ask about machine learning tools to effectively use those tools to solve cybersecurity problems.Download
August 13, 2019 • Conference Paper
This paper describes guidelines for approaches, practices, and questions to help systems and software engineering prevent interface issues in cyber-physical systems (CPSs).Download
Research and Capabilities
Learn how we support the defense and information security of the United States by advancing the state of the art and practice in software engineering and cybersecurity. Through our research in seven capability areas, our experts push the boundaries of knowledge from R&D through implementation and operation. We create, test, and apply tools, technologies, and practices to acquire, develop, operate, and sustain software systems that are innovative, trustworthy, and cost effective.
September 13, 2019 • Article
The CERT Division has updated the Pharos Binary Analysis Framework with a Ghidra plugin for OOAnalyzer, better path analysis, and other improvements.Read More
September 12, 2019 • Article
“AI Engineering: 11 Foundational Practices” can help organizations that are beginning to incorporate artificial intelligence into business and mission systems.Read More
September 03, 2019 • Article
In September, the SEI’s CERT National Insider Threat Center will release new information to coincide with National Insider Threat Awareness Month.Read More
August 29, 2019 • Article
The SEI is transitioning artificial intelligence (AI) expertise to the humanitarian assistance and disaster response (HADR) community in an upcoming workshop.Read More
Education and Outreach
Discover our numerous training and credentialing opportunities for individual professional development. We also offer workforce development and licensing opportunities for organizations to apply best practices to their operations.
Work With Us
In addition to our work with agencies across the United States government, we partner with academic institutions and private companies to solve key technical challenges for current and future software-reliant systems. You can sponsor research and development, collaborate with us on research, and even get guidance from us to implement new methods.