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Cybersecurity experts discuss the perfect storm — a convergence of Internet of Things, Cloud, and Security

With the increasing adoption of the Internet of Things (IoT), concerns are growing about security, particularly hardware security, which is an integral part of the IoT framework. Security threats permeated the discussion at the eighth installment of...

Out with Boring Statistics and Charts? Not So Fast . . .

Personnel working in the field of human rights sometimes express concern that describing large-scale atrocities using abstract data might create “compassion fatigue” by distancing their readers from the reality of human suffering....

So You Think You Can Secure Your Mobile Phone With a Fingerprint?

BROOKLYN, New York – No two people are believed to have identical fingerprints, but researchers at the New York University Tandon School of Engineering and Michigan State University College of Engineering have found that partial similarities...

Lecture Will Explore the Dangers of Hardware Hackers in a World of Interconnected Devices

The eighth event in a series of open lectures on cybersecurity and privacy at the New York University Tandon School of Engineering will convene in Downtown Brooklyn on Tuesday, April 25, 2017, with an exploration of the hardware security challenges...

New Forensics Tools Will Speed the Identification and Rescue of Children Pictured in Child Sexual Exploitation Material

Researchers at the New York University Tandon School of Engineering and the digital intelligence tech company Griffeye have begun building a sophisticated suite of tools to be provided pro bono to law enforcement officials seeking to identify...

A Bridge to NYU Tandon: Student shares her journey from non-profits to computer science

As Lucia Yu was preparing to graduate in 2016 from New York University, she debated how best to incorporate her focus on economics, anthropology and public policy with a burgeoning interest in technology. In her previous internships with New York...

The World’s Biggest Cyber Security Games Expand To Europe

The world’s largest student-run set of cyber security games, founded 14 years ago by the New York University Tandon School of Engineering, will expand this year to Europe, where it will be hosted by Grenoble INP - Esisar. Based in Valence,...

Machine Learning Demystified

Google Faculty Research Awards are aimed at recognizing and supporting world-class academic researchers who are doing cutting-edge work that could impact how future generations use technology. Assistant Professor of Computer Science &...

NYU Tandon Professors Build AI To Help Autonomous Vehicles Locate Themselves On Digital Maps

Self-driving cars could account for 21 million new vehicles sold every year by 2035. Over the next decade alone such vehicles — and vehicles with assisted-driving technology — could deliver $1 trillion in societal and consumer benefits...

A New Master’s Degree for a New Kind of Professional

It is now a widely acknowledged trend: the lines between technology companies and other enterprises are rapidly diminishing, with enterprises from healthcare to automotive to entertainment making increased use of digital data and high-tech...