It’s easy to form the mental image of a hacker hunched over a computer, probing a way to get your personal information, whether to sell it, acquire credit cards in your name, or use your health insurance.
The University of New Mexico invites teams from Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs) to apply to participate in the first-ever Swarmathon competition. The competition takes place April 18-22, 2016 at the NASA Kennedy Space Center.
Vacation season is upon us and with the popularity of online review websites that give travelers a quick snapshot of hotel’s quality, making travel plans is as easy as ever. But can you really trust what you see there?
NASA's Minority University Research and Education Project (MUREP) has selected the University of New Mexico for a new cooperative agreement, which includes a three-year, $1.8 million grant, to manage the agency's “Swarmathon" challenge.
How do you excite high school students about the possibilities of computer programming? One way is to show the results. That’s why this group of students from Nex+Gen Academy in Albuquerque is in the basement of the University of New Mexico's Centennial...
The University of New Mexico Human-Centric Security Initiative presents, “Projecting the Integrity and Confidentiality of Security Functions Through Provable Code Obfuscation,” on Friday, Jan. 23, from 3-5 p.m. in Centennial Engineering Center, room 1044, on the UNM campus.
The newly-created Human-Centric Security Initiative at UNM hosts “Security in the Age of Smartphones and Social Media” featuring Michalis Faloutsos, professor and chair of computer science, on Friday, Dec. 5 at 4 p.m. at the Centennial Engineering Building Auditorium (rm. 1041). Faloutsos discusses current faculty and student research on smartphones, social media and web security.
Most people would agree that technology is fascinating and has changed our lives in countless ways. But how is it affecting us as humans and what are the issues surrounding the rapid advance in technology, especially when it comes to cybersecurity? ...