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August 25, 2019
Brian Levine gave an invited talk at the 2019 USENIX Security  Symposium in Santa Clara, California on August  15. The talk "Shining Light on Internet-based Crimes Against Children" discussed measurements of Internet-based crimes against children... more
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June 10, 2019
Former UMass Amherst College of Information and Computer Sciences faculty Kevin Fu and alums Thomas Heydt-Benjamin (MS '07), Benjamin Ransford (MS '10, PhD '13), Shane Clark (BS '07, MS '11, PhD '13), and Benessa Defend (MS '08) have received the... more
June 10, 2019
Marc Liberatore, a member of the UMass Amherst College of Information and Computer Sciences (CICS) teaching faculty and the associate director of the Digital Forensics Lab was selected to receive the college's 2019 College Outstanding Teaching Award... more
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February 01, 2019
Amir Houmansadr recently had a paper was accepted at NDSS 2019.   Enemy At the Gateways: Censorship-Resilient Proxy Distribution Using Game Theory    Milad Nasr, Sadegh Farhang, Amir Houmansadr, and Jens Grossklags   NDSS 2019 
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January 22, 2019
November 9: A workshop was held in Gunness Student Center to plan UMass-led proposal for NSF Engineering Research Center. Participants joined from MIT, Michigan, San Jose State, Raytheon, Bosch, Cryptography Research, and Google, among others.... more
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January 22, 2019
ECE department is conducting a faculty search in areas of computer engineering that include security.  Details can be found at: http://careers.umass.edu/amherst/en-us/job/495946
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January 22, 2019
Prof. Wayne Burleson is organizing a workshop on future of embedded security research. For details: https://cra.org/ccc/events/embedded-security-workshop/
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January 22, 2019
Hack@DAC, co-organized by Dan Holcomb, is an annual competition in which teams compete to find security vulnerabilities in bug-infested SoCs. 
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January 22, 2019
The UMass team is now forming for the 2019 embedded Capture The Flag competition that is organized by MITRE. Please contact Prof. Wayne Burleson to join the team.
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January 15, 2019
The 2018 Fall Speaker Series focused researchers and practitioners from Massachusetts and New England. Speakers included Tony Martin (Intel), Christopher Kelly (Director Digital Evidence Lab, Office of the MA Attorney General), Jeff Long (MITRE),... more

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