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Jones in "Experts: Wisconsin election security bolstered by strong cybersecurity, paper trails, decentralization"

"Security features successfully repelled attacks on the state’s voter registration system in 2016.

Rector awarded NSF grant to improve access to trainer-led aerobic exercise for people who are blind

Assistant Professor Kyle Rector was recently awarded an NSF Grant entitled "Novel technology for improving access to trainer-led aerobic exercise for people who are blind."...

Bianchi Co-PI in $11.7 Million DARPA CHESS grant

DARPA recently awarded a Computers and Humans Exploring Software Security (CHESS) grant entitled "CHECRS: Cognitive Human Enhancements for Cyber Reasoning Systems"...

Nithyanand receives 2018 Google Faculty Research Award

Assistant Professor Rishab Nithyanand has received a 2018 Google Faculty Research Award for his proposal that seeks to "...

Bianchi awarded NSF grant to improve mobile security and privacy

Assistant Professor Antonio Bianchi was recently awarded an NSF Grant entitled "Vetting and Improving the Usage of Trusted Execution Environments for Authentication in Mobile Devices."...

UI faculty tout benefits of working with media to promote research

Kearney [Hank Lab co-director] says the benefits of publicity are both long-term and short-term. In the short term, publicity can help a researcher secure grant funding.

Ethereum Foundation Grant to Support Aaron Stump's Research

The Ethereum Foundation has given $25,097 to The University of Iowa to support the research of Prof. Aaron Stump, Computer Science.

Chowdhury et al.: New flaws in 4G, 5G allow attackers to intercept calls and track phone locations

"The paper [... ] details the attacks: the first is ToRPEDO, which exploits a weakness in the paging protocol that carriers use to notify a phone before a call or text message comes through.

CS Alumna featured in "Iowa ‘Grows Its Own’ to Fill the HPC Workforce Pipeline"

UI Research Services Director Ben Rogers accepts the fact that Iowa’s specialists are courted by corporate recruiters.

AMCS Alum/Segre Advisee: From a Church in Philadelphia, Sports Reference Informs the World

Sports Reference’s seven websites are usually updated automatically, mostly from official feeds of statistics that the company pays for.