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Report: NASA Vulnerable to Crippling Cyber Attacks

The International Business Times reports, in an article by Gabriel Perna dated March 29, 2011, that a recent audit by the Office of the Inspector General found that  NASA's servers contain several vulnerabilities rendering the space agency open to a crippling cyber attack. Inspector General Paul K. Martin stated that "[w]e found that computer servers on […]

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National Strategy for Trusted Identities in Cyberspace: Securing the Internet or Attacking Civil Liberties? – by DHS Fellows

On Thursday, March 24, 2011, two Department of Homeland Security Fellows at Syracuse University spoke on  National Strategy for Trusted Identities in Cyberspace: Securing the Internet or Attacking Civil Liberties?  A PDF file of the slides that they used can be downloaded here.  Below is an outline of their presentation. National Strategy for Trusted Identities in […]

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Syracuse event, 3/24, on National Strategy for Trusted Identities in Cyberspace

The second event in INSCT's "Promise & Risk: National Security and the Digital Infrastructure" Cyber Security Series will take place this Thursday, March 24 at noon in Maxwell 204. U.S. Department of Homeland Security Fellows Macy Cronkite (iSchool) and Jeff Keesom (Maxwell / Law) will present a talk on the controversial National Strategy for Trusted […]

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The Bit Stops Here: Accountability Mechanisms in Cyber Space, March 10th event in Syracuse, NY

Thu, March 10, 12pm – 1pm at 204 Maxwell Hall, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY, USA. Shiu-Kai ChinMeredith Professor, L.C. Smith College of Engineering and Computer Science, Syracuse University Lisa Dolak Angela S. Cooney Professor of Law, Syracuse University College of Law CYBER DIALOGUE SERIES: Cyberspace presents both immense promise and grave risks. The same technology […]

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Webcast from Harvard this Friday: Cybersecurity: Law, Privacy, and Warfare in a Digital World

Harvard has an excellent line-up of speakers for a debate, panel discussions, and keynote address this coming Friday, March 4, 2011.  Details are on their website at http://harvardnsj.com/2011/03/1979/ .  They promise a live webcast, so over here at Syracuse University College of Law we have reserved a room to watch.  Things kick off at noon with […]

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Professor William Snyder

Professor William C. Snyderis a member of the faculty of the Institute for National Security and Counter-terrorism at Syracuse University after fifteen years with the United States Department of Justice.

Christopher w. FolkChristopher W. Folk

is a second year student at SU College of Law. Christopher is a non-traditional student, returning to academia after spending nearly twenty years in the high tech industry. Christopher served in the Marine Corps, graduated from Cornell University with a B.S. In Applied Economics and Business Management, attended Northeastern University’s High-Tech MBA Program and received a M.S. In Computer Information Systems. Christopher previously worked in Software Engineering and in addition to being a full-time student, Christopher is currently serving his second term as Town Justice for the Town of Waterloo. Christopher externed with a Cybersecurity firm in the Washington, D.C. area between his first and second year at SU College of Law. Full biography

Ryan D. White

Ryan D. WhiteRyan is currently a second year law student at Syracuse University College of Law, and is also pursuing a Master of Public Administration degree from Syracuse’s Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs. Ryan spent time with Homeland Security Investigations while pursuing his undergraduate degree at Wesleyan University, and spent his first summer of law school as clerk for the U.S. Attorney’s Office in the Western District of New York. He is a member of Syracuse Law Review, the Journal on Terrorism and Security Analysis, and participates in the Veteran’s Legal Clinic.Full biography

Anna Maria Castillo

is a third year law student at Syracuse College of Law. She is also pursuing a Master of Arts in International Relations at Syracuse University's Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs. She has interned at a London-based think-tank that specializes in transnational terrorism and global security and at the legal department of a defense contractor. She currently serves as an executive editor in the Syracuse Law Review. Full biography

Jennifer A. CamilloJennifer A. Camillo

is a third year student at Syracuse College of Law. She has served as a law clerk in the United States Attorney’s Office for the Northern District of New York and the Cayuga County District Attorney’s Office and as an extern in the Oneida County District Attorney’s Office. She is a member of the Syracuse National Trial Team and was recently awarded the Tiffany Cup by the New York Bar Association for her trial advocacy achievements.

Tara J. PistoreseTara J. Pistorese

holds Juris Doctor and Masters of Public Administration degrees from Syracuse University's Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs and its College of Law. She has served as a law clerk in the United States Attorney's Office for the Western District of New York and the Public Defender Service for the District of Columbia and as an extern in the United States District Court for the Western District of Washington. Full biography

Benjamin Zaiser

is both a scholar and a Federal Agent of the Federal Criminal Police Office of Germany. (Opinions expressed here are his own and not any part of official duty.) Full biography

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