be_ixf;ym_202010 d_31; ct_50

Angela Orebaugh, PhD

Adjunct Professor, School of Technology

Angela Orebaugh photo

Areas of Expertise: 

  • Cybersecurity
  • Information Security Policy
  • Ethical Hacking
  • Internet of Things
  • Smart Cities
  • Sustainability

Professional Certifications:



  • ALM (Sustainability), Harvard University, MA, 2019
  • Certificate in Sustainable Business, McIntire Business Institute, University of Virginia, VA, 2018
  • Certificate in Green Buildings and Sustainable Communities, Harvard University, MA, 2016
  • PhD (Information Technology/Information Security), George Mason University, VA, 2014
  • MS (Computer Science), James Madison University, VA, 1999
  • BBA (Computer Information Systems), James Madison University, VA, 1994

Dissertation Title:

  • Analyzing Instant Messaging Writeprints as a Behavioral Biometric Element of Cybercrime Investigations

Research Areas of Interest:

  • Social Engineering
  • Smart Cities
  • Green Technology

Select Publications:

  • Jackson, C., Orebaugh, A., A Study of Security and Privacy Issues Associated with the Amazon Echo. International Journal of the Internet of Things and Cyber‐Assurance. 2017.
  • Orebaugh, A., Allnutt, J., Kinser, J. Cyber Profiling: Using Instant Messaging Author Writeprints for Cybercrime Investigations, Journal of Cyber Security & Information Systems, Volume 2, Number 2, 2014, p.13-18.
  • Orebaugh, A., Allnutt, J., Kinser, J. Visualizing Instant Messaging Author Writprints for Forensic Analysis, Conference on Digital Forensics, Security, and Law (CDFSL), 2014.
  • Orebaugh, A., et. al., NIST Information Security Continuous Monitoring (ISCM) for Federal Information Systems and Organizations. Draft Special Publication 800-137, 2011.
  • Orebaugh, A,. et. al., NIST Technical Guide to Information Security Testing and Assessment, Special Publication 800-115, 2008.
  • Orebaugh, A,. et. al., NIST Guide to SSL VPNs, Special Publication 800-113, 2008.
  • Orebaugh, A., Pinkard, B., Nmap in the Enterprise, Syngress Publishing, ISBN: 1597492418, Feb. 2008.
  • Orebaugh, A.,, How to Cheat at Configuring Open Source Security Tools. Syngress Publishing, ISBN: 1597491705, 2007.
  • Orebaugh, A.,, Wireshark & Ethereal Network Protocol Analyzer Toolkit, Syngress Publishing, ISBN: 1597490733, 2006.
  • Orebaugh, A., et. al., NIST Guide to IPSEC VPNs. Special Publication 800-77, 2005.
  • Orebaugh, A., Biles, S., Babbin, J., Snort Cookbook, O’Reilly Publishing, ISBN: 0596007914, 2005.
  • Orebaugh, A., Rash, M., Babbin, J. and Pinkard, B., Intrusion Prevention and Active Response: Deploying Network and Host IPS, Syngress Publishing, ISBN: 193226647X, 2005.
  • Orebaugh, A., Ethereal Packet Sniffing, Syngress Publishing, Boston, MA., ISBN: 1932266828, 2004.

 Select Professional Experience:

  • Founder and CEO, TomorrowToday
  • Assistant Professor and Director of Cybersecurity and IT Programs, University of Virginia
  • Chief Scientist and Fellow, Booz Allen Hamilton
  • Senior Scientist, Lockheed Martin IT
  • Chief Security Architect, Inflow
  • Network Engineer, James Madison University