Category: Cybersecurity

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  • How Encrypted Weather Data Could Help Corporate Blockchain Dreams Come True

    May 11, 2017 | Cybersecurity  

    Cornell Tech professor and cryptographer Ari Juels is launching Town Crier, an online service that provides coders building smart contracts with carefully encrypted and secure data pulled from the internet.

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  • Chain partners with US universities for ambitious industry-academia blockchain project

    August 12, 2016 | Cybersecurity  

    Chain Inc announced a new partnership with the Initiative for Cryptocurrency and Contracts (IC3), an initiative coming from Cornell Tech, Cornell University, UC Berkeley, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign and the Technion.

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  • Why Autocorrect for Passwords Is a Great Idea

    June 1, 2016 | Cybersecurity  

    Research from Cornell Tech Professor Ari Juels, through a partnership between Cornell Tech, MIT and Dropbox, shows that letting people into their online accounts even when they mistype their password won’t compromise internet security.

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  • Researchers Crack Microsoft and Google’s Shortened URLs to Spy on People

    April 14, 2016 | Cybersecurity  

    Professor Vitaly Shmatikov uncovers a privacy threat to using URL shorteners.

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  • The future of cryptocurrencies: Bitcoin and beyond

    September 30, 2015 | Cybersecurity  

    Entrepreneurs and academics, including Professor Ari Juels, are looking into how to build a better cryptocurrency.

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  • Are datasets truly anonymized? Two well-suited researchers are going to find out

    September 29, 2015 | Cybersecurity  

    Professor Vitaly Shmatikov to develop privacy safeguards for very large data sets used in research.

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  • New Crypto Tool Makes Anonymous Surveys Truly Anonymous

    September 17, 2015 | Cybersecurity  

    Are anonymous online surveys actually anonymous? Cornell Tech Professor Rafael Pass says no, but has launched a solution with his new tool Anonize.

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  • Bitcoin’s Dark Side Could Get Darker

    August 13, 2015 | Cybersecurity  

    Professor Ari Juels talks about how digital currencies could be used for ilelgal activity.

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  • Securing Today’s Data Against Tomorrow’s Quantum Computers

    August 3, 2015 | Cybersecurity  

    Professor Ari Juels discusses the importance of preparing and security data for the computers of the future.

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  • How Safe is Your Data?

    February 11, 2015 | Cybersecurity  

    Professor Ari Juels talks about data breaches with SciTechNow.

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