Archive | News RSS feed for this section

Susan Landau joins the Cybersecurity Program

by

March 31, 2014

Comments Off

We are thrilled to welcome Susan Landau to the cybersecurity program starting in Fall 2014! See WPI’s official press release for details. Susan will be teaching our new graduate course in Case Studies in Cybersecurity.

Continue reading >

WPI places third at regional cyber security competition

by

March 18, 2014

Comments Off

WPI’s cybersecurity defense team placed third in the final round of the Northeast Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition. RIT and Champlain placed first and second, respectively. WPI defeated teams from Alfred State U., U. Buffalo, U. Maine, U. New Hampshire, Northeastern U., Pace U., Stevens Institute of Technology, SUNY Institute of Technology, Syracuse U., UMass Boston, […]

Continue reading >

WPI students win regional security project competition

by

January 14, 2014

Comments Off

WPI undergraduates Robert Hollinger and Doran Smestad took first place in the New England ACSC “Best Cyber Security Solution” competition in December. Undergraduate, graduate, and post-doctoral students from around New England presented posters on current projects, which were judged by conference participants from industry, government, and academia. Details are in an article put out by […]

Continue reading >

WPI designated as Center of Excellence in Cybersecurity Research

by

May 25, 2013

Comments Off

WPI has been recognized as an NSA/DHS Center of Excellence in Information Assurance Research. This recognition is a testament to the diverse and extensive research and other academic efforts by our security-related faculty.

Continue reading >

Details for WPI’s Oct 24th Cybersecurity Research Symposium

by

September 30, 2012

Comments Off

The symposium features talks by both people doing security R&D in industry and by WPI faculty. Details and registration information (free, but signup requested) are on the symposium webpage.

Continue reading >

Hold the Date: Security Research Symposium on Wednesday October 24 2012

by

August 30, 2012

Comments Off

WPI is planning a joint WPI/industry cybersecurity research symposium for Wednesday, October 24. The symposium will feature research and research-problem presentations from WPI faculty and industry. Our goals are to raise mutual awareness of expertise, foster potential collaborations in research and education, and enjoy some good talks. A detailed symposium program will be available in […]

Continue reading >

Cybersecurity demands many perspectives

by

June 19, 2012

Comments Off

WPI’s hallmark focus on technical problems within social and organizational contexts creates an exciting environment in which to explore cybersecurity. Our security program builds on the combined research expertise of ten core faculty across three departments, several affiliated faculty, graduate and undergraduate courses, and degree programs with both technical and non-technical components. Welcome!

Continue reading >