NYU Tandon Professor Nasir Memon, NYU Postdoctoral Fellow Aditi Roy, Michigan State University Professor Arun Ross discovered iPhone fingerprint censor easily hackable due to fingerprint similarities and shortcomings in software.Read more »
NYU has an obligation to not only alert its students of potential cyber threats, but take more serious measures to assure attacks like these do not occur again.Read more »
The recent hack on NYU reflects a serious widespread problem the university needs to immediately address.Read more »
Both people and the websites they visit must be willing to take action in the interest of online security.Read more »
Privacy advocates and many in the tech industry have raised concerns that the FBI's requested backdoor could be leaked, leaving millions of iPhone owners susceptible to breach. Given the risks that it would pose to private citizens, Apple should continue to fight the court’s edict.Read more »
NYU Poly is expanding the opportunities for high school students to get involved in their annual cybersecurity competition.Read more »
The US needs to take a more responsible role when it comes to cyber-attacks and computer-driven espionage.Read more »
This past weekend, the Polytechnic Institute of NYU played host to more than 1,800 teams of hackers competing in a 72-hour tournament — amassing in the world’s largest-to-date hackathon. The event, sponsored by Google, Facebook and the Department of Homeland Security, capped off NYU-Poly’s Cyber...