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NYU Sophomores Stumble Upon IT Hack

NYU Sophomores Stumble Upon IT Hack

Herman Lee, Staff Writer

May 1, 2017


Filed under NEWS, TOP STORIES

Two Tandon students have discovered a vulnerability in the NYU Print Service software that allows hackers to take full control of any computer as long as they are on the same WiFi network as their victims.

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This Tandon Scholarship Wants You to Hack It Up

This Tandon Scholarship Wants You to Hack It Up

Htoo Min, Contributing Writer

November 15, 2016


Filed under NEWS, TOP STORIES, University News

Tandon created a new full-ride scholarship for aspiring hackers.

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NYU Hack Worrisome

NYU Hack Worrisome

WSN Editorial Board

October 6, 2016


Filed under OPINION

The recent hack on NYU reflects a serious widespread problem the university needs to immediately address.

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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 5, 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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Watch Out, Tech World — NYU Students Launch All-Women Hackathon

Watch Out, Tech World — NYU Students Launch All-Women Hackathon

Polina Buchak, Video Editor

April 19, 2016


Filed under FEATURES, Uncategorized

NYU students organized the Flawless Hacks hackathon to support women coders.

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NYU study investigates phone-killing ‘disease’

NYU study investigates phone-killing ‘disease’

Alice Zhang, Staff Writer

October 26, 2015


Filed under NEWS, University News

NYU scientists published a paper looking at how attackers can infect your smartphone with a "digital disease" designed to rapidly age and wear out the device's insides.

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Campus-wide WiFi outage wreaks havoc among students

Alex Bazeley, News Editor

September 22, 2015


Filed under NEWS, University News

NYU internet went dark on Monday night with outages lasting through Tuesday morning.

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Hacking event capitalizes on Bitcoin

Hacking event  capitalizes  on Bitcoin

Alex Bazeley, Deputy News Editor

November 17, 2014


Filed under NEWS

Students worked for 24 hours to create innovative platforms incorporating Bitcoin.

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Hackers build tools to combat Ebola

Hackers build tools to combat Ebola

Alex Bazeley, Deputy News Editor

November 3, 2014


Filed under NEWS

NYU hosts 24-hour Ebola themed hackathon.

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NYU hosts 24-hour hacking marathon

NYU hosts 24-hour hacking marathon

Valentina Duque Bojanini, News Editor

October 20, 2014


Filed under NEWS

Coverage of the annual NYU Hackathon hosted by the NYU Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences.

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