Posts Tagged ‘military’

Cybersecurity Demand and Syracuse University

Last week, for the second year in a row, Syracuse University topped the list of best cybersecurity programs in the country for veterans and military connected students. The list is compiled by Military Times, and more about how it is complied can be found here. The article explains SU’s commitment to providing online cybersecurity degrees. It also […]

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Agreement on cybersecurity ‘badly needed’: Financial Times

On October 12th, 2011, Joseph Menn reported for the Financial Times on how the US and China need to come to some sort of agreement over cyber issues.  Although the US and China currently engage in discussions over topics like North Korea and political dissidents, the two powers have never directly communicated over cybersecurity.  Rather, […]

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What Should the Department of Defense’s Role in Cyber Be?

Right now, as I type this on Friday, February 11, 2011,  the House Armed Services Committe Subcommittee on Emerging Threats and Capabilities is holding a hearing entitled, "What Should the Department of Defense’s Role in Cyber Be?"  The subcommittee's page includes copies of submitted testimony as well as video of the hearing.  Witnesses include: Shari L. Pfleeger […]

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U.S. Has Secret Tools to Force Internet on Dictators

On February 7, 2011, posted an article by Spencer Ackerman of WIRED, which highlighted the potential tools at the United States' disposal in the event of another Egypt-like Internet shutdown.   Aside from politely asking a nation's ruler to restore connectivity, "the American military does have a second set of options, if it ever […]

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Chinese Internet Diversion Was Worrisome, Report Says

In an article dated November 17, 2010, Ellen Nakashima of The Washington Post, reports that a recently released Congressional commission report indicates that in April of this year, "a state-owned Chinese telecommunications firm rerouted massive amounts of Internet traffic, including from U.S. military and government networks, through Chinese servers before sending it on its way." […]

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Cyber Task Force Passes Mission to Cyber Command

Sgt. 1st Class Michael J. Carden (USA) of the American Forces Press Service, in an article published September 7, 2010, reports that the Joint Task Force Global Network Operations Command ("JTF-GNO") has "cased its colors."   The JTF-GNO's final mission was "to direct the operation and defense of the global information grid throughout the full […]

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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.

Ryan D. White

Ryan D. WhiteRyan is currently a third 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

Shelby E. Mann

Ryan D. WhiteShelby is a second year law student at the Syracuse University College of Law. She is the 2018-9 Editor in Chief of the Syracuse Law Review, as well as a member of the Journal on Terrorism and Security Analysis, and the senior editor for the Syrian Accountability Project. During her final year at the University of Missouri, she served as a full-time news producer for ABC 17 News. Shelby spent her first summer of law school at the Shelby County District Attorney General's Office in Memphis, Tenn., in the Public Corruption and Economic Crimes Unit. Full biography

Christopher w. FolkChristopher W. Folk

is a 2017 graduate of SU College of Law. A non-traditional student, Christopher returned 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. 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

Anna Maria Castillo

Anna Maria Castillois 2016 graduate of Syracuse College of Law. She also holds a Master of Arts in International Relations from 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 served as an executive editor in the Syracuse Law Review. Full biography

Jennifer A. CamilloJennifer A. Camillo

is a 2015 graduate of Syracuse College of Law and is a prosecutor. 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 was a member of the Syracuse National Trial Team and was 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 wrote for this blog when a student. She is now a member of the U.S. Army Judge Advocate General's Corps.

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