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Cybersecurity Research Guide

research and topic selection guide for cybersecurity course

Federal Statutes

  • Domestic Security, Chapter 6: Cybersecurity, 6 U.S.C. §§ 1500 - 1533
  • Computer Fraud & Abuse Act (CFAA), codified as 18 U.S.C. § 1030
  • Electronic Communications Protection Act (ECPA), Pub. L. No. 99-508, 100 Stat. 1848. See USC classifications here
  • Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act, Pub. L. No. 106-102, 113 Stat. 1338. See USC classifications here 
  • Cyber Security Research and Development Act, Pub. L. No. 107-305, 116 Stat. 2367. See USC classifications here.
  • Cybersecurity Enhancement Act of 2014, Pub. L. No. 113-274, 128 Stat. 2971. See USC classifications here
  • Cybersecurity Act of 2015, Pub. L. No. 114-113, 129 Stat. 2935. See USC classifications here
  • Federal Cybersecurity Enhancement Act of 2015, Pub. L. No. 114-113, 129 Stat. 2963. See USC classifications here
  • Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency Act of 2018, Pub. L. No. 115-278, 132 Stat. 4168. See USC classifications here

You may want to look at Congressional reports for pending legislation or for legislative history. 

Federal Regulations

You can look at Regulatory reports for pending regulations or for regulation histories.