Friday, July 28, 2017

SECURITY

SECURITY

Jessica Su, Stanford University As you browse the internet, online advertisers track nearly every site you visit, amassing a trove of information on your habits and preferences. When you visit a news site, they might...

  CYBERSECURITY EXPERT JOHN McAFEE TO ADDRESS NAB SHOW TECHNOLOGY LUNCHEON John McAfee pioneered the commercial antivirus industry when he formed McAfee Associates in 1987. The company was later acquired by Intel for $7.68 billion. He...

Researchers hack a teleoperated surgical robot to reveal security flaws Source, University of Washington - How safe is that robot doing your surgery? Researchers easily hacked a next generation teleoperated surgical robot to test how easily...

Scott Shackelford, Indiana University Having access to the internet is increasingly considered to be an emerging human right. International organizations and national governments have begun to formally recognize its importance to freedom of speech, expression...

Sri Sridharan, University of South Florida Our increasingly connected and digital world is vulnerable to attack and needs more skilled professionals who know how to defend it. As connected devices proliferate, particularly smart devices creating...

It has been 3 weeks since a group calling itself  “The Impact Team” stole a treasure trove of user and employee information from Ashley Madison, but the impact of the breach is still reverberating...

Russia Grants Snowden 1-Year Asylum - As reported by the New York Times reproters STEVEN LEE MYERS and ANDREW E. KRAMER MOSCOW — Brushing aside pleas and warnings from President Obama and other senior Americans, Russia granted Edward J....

The Next Cyberattack Could Come From Sound Waves Bill Buchanan, Edinburgh Napier University You might think your smartphone or laptop is relatively safe from cyber attacks thanks to anti-virus and encryption software. But your devices...

Frank J. Cilluffo, George Washington University and Sharon L. Cardash, George Washington University President Trump’s new executive order on cybersecurity for federal computer networks and key elements of the country’s infrastructure – such as the...

Frederic Lemieux, Georgetown University President Trump has gotten off to a rough start with the intelligence community. The day after being sworn in, Trump spoke at CIA headquarters in an apparent attempt to mend his relationship...

Last year, after some years of development, Intel and Samsung announced Tizen OS - an open platform designed to work with a broad spectrum of devices ranging from smartphones to PCs to tablets to in-car...

The White House has a proposal that is the latest indicator of a technological shift in policing