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Crime Log: April 10 to 13

Crime Log: April 10 to 13

April 17, 2017
Filed under NEWS

A look at the crimes on campus reported between April 10 and April 13.

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Crime Log: April 2-9

Crime Log: April 2-9

Htoo Min and Sayer Devlin, Deputy News Editors
April 10, 2017
Filed under Crime Log

A look at this week's crimes.

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“A Good American” Fails to Skewer the NSA

“A Good American” Fails to Skewer the NSA

Ali Hassan, Contributing Writer
February 1, 2017
Filed under ARTS, Film, TOP STORIES

Though a fascinatingly in-depth look at one of the most contentious issues since, well, Edward Snowden, "A Good American" is still disappointingly biased.

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Other Schools Dealt With Yiannopoulos, Why Couldn’t NYU?

Other Schools Dealt With Yiannopoulos, Why Couldn’t NYU?

Akshay Prabhushankar, Deputy Opinion Editor
October 25, 2016
Filed under OPINION

Most schools, including Yale and George Washington, have recognized the importance of allowing unpopular speakers to visit and have agreed to increase security at their Yiannopoulos events.

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Security in and of Cities

Security in and of Cities

Alice Li, Contributing Writer
October 7, 2016
Filed under NEWS, University News

NYU's various study abroad sites have security measures in place to keep students safe at any NYU location across the globe.

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Yahoo Hacking Scandal is a Wake-Up Call

Yahoo Hacking Scandal is a Wake-Up Call

Jack Campbell, Contributing Writer
October 6, 2016
Filed under OPINION

Both people and the websites they visit must be willing to take action in the interest of online security.

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NYU takes new approach toward non-traditional security issues

NYU takes new approach toward non-traditional security issues

Ludovica Grieco, Contributing Writer
September 23, 2015
Filed under NEWS, University News

The SPS Center for Global Affairs is launching the Initiative for the Study of Emerging Threats (ISET), which will focus on nontraditional security issues.

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Users must be wary of webcam snooping

Users must be wary of webcam snooping

Tommy Collison, Deputy Opinion Editor
April 26, 2015
Filed under OPINION

It's incredibly easy for hackers or computer technicians to remotely activate your computer's webcam, so covering it with a Post-it or small sticker is something everyone should do.

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US cyberwar tactics misguided

US cyberwar tactics misguided

Tommy Collison, Deputy Opinion Editor
March 5, 2015
Filed under OPINION

The US needs to take a more responsible role when it comes to cyber-attacks and computer-driven espionage.

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Warrantless spying must be debated openly

Warrantless spying must be debated openly

Tommy Collison, Staff Columnist
November 24, 2014
Filed under OPINION

Citizens need to decide whether privacy infringement is a cost worth paying in exchange for diminished civil liberties.

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NYC finds balance between privacy, safety

NYC finds balance  between privacy, safety

WSN Editorial Board, Editorial Board
October 8, 2014
Filed under OPINION

NYC has put an end to a possible smartphone tracking program. This is a step in the right direction for NYC in balancing personal privacy with public security.

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