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Fake News on Agenda at IIT Kanpur's Global Cyber Security Competition
The final rounds of this global competition will be held during November 9-17
- Virendra Singh Rawat for Business Standard August 7th, 2017
- Source: http://www.business-standard.com/article/current-affairs/fake-news-on-agenda-at-iit-kanpur-s-global-cyber-security-competition-117080700862_1.html
The Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur (IIT-K) is gearing up to host an international-level cyber security competition in collaboration with institutions based in the US, Israel and other countries.
One of the themes of the competition is creating a policy position for fighting the phenomenon of fake news over social media platforms and encouraging professionals drawn from varied fields to counter this growing menace.
The final rounds of this global competition will be held during November 9-17, 2017, in India, Brooklyn, Abu Dhabi, France and Israel.