WannaCry attack reveals vulnerability and resilience

Rebecca Slayton, assistant professor at Cornell University’s Science & Technology Studies Department and an expert on international security and cooperation, comments on the WannaCry cyber-attacks that have spread across 150 countries since Friday. Slayton says the attack shows both the vulnerabilities and resilience of our computer systems.  Bio: http://sts.cornell.edu/rebecca-slayton  Slayton says: “The largest ransomware attack in […]

NSA data collection a failure of legal system and leadership, says security expert

CORNELL UNIVERSITY PRESS OFFICE June 6, 2013 NSA data collection a failure of legal system and leadership, says security expert Stephen B. Wicker is a professor of electrical and computer engineering at Cornell University and an expert on wireless networks and digital security. His book “Cellular Convergence and the Death of Privacy” will be published […]