We are pleased to announce our upcoming high school cybersecurity summer camps: July 10-14 in Flagstaff and July 24-28 in Sierra Vista. Open to all high school students and teachers at no cost.
Drs. Jeffrey Tully and Christian Dameff, alumni of the College of Medicine – Phoenix, teamed up with the Atlantic Council to attract more than 100 cybersecurity experts to a conference in Phoenix.
The University of Arizona’s College of Medicine Phoenix is hosting the CyberMed Summit in conjunction with the Atlantic Council to address cybersecurity in the healthcare industry on June 8 and 9, 2017. Get the details and register online.
Manufacturers of software for smartphones, laptops and security cameras, as well as banks, retailers and government agencies, release upgrades frequently to try to protect customers and assets from malware. Yet the millions of people with implanted medical devices typically never receive software upgrades to address security vulnerabilities for the gadgets in their bodies.
MIS Professor Dr. Hsinchun Chen says the theft of architectural plans isn’t just the stuff of fiction and, in fact, “probably the most obvious case for why countries hack each other is intellectual property, or IP. Deliberately stealing information about your drawings or your engineering designs or your scientific instruments, that’s all intellectual property.”
Cybersecurity researchers in the UA College of Engineering are developing ways to make the airwaves more secure and protect wireless customers from eavesdropping.