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How Let’s Encrypt doubled the percentage of secure websites in four years
  1. How Let’s Encrypt doubled the percentage of secure websites in four years

    A Q&A with J. Alex Halderman, who co-founded the nonprofit organization.

  2. How Russia’s online censorship could jeopardize internet freedom worldwide

    The nation is using inexpensive commodity equipment to block 170K domains on more than 1K privately-owned ISPs.

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  3. New chip stops hacks before they start

    MORPHEUS can encrypt and reshuffle code thousands of times faster than human and electronic hackers.

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  4. Change or be changed

    Written by Colin Barras and Josh Walker In August 2018, technology giant Cisco Systems Inc. announced that it had agreed to pay $2.35 billion for the Ann Arbor-based startup Duo Security. The acquisition was reported to be the biggest of its kind in Michigan history. But even before the announcement, Duo had been breaking state records. […]

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  5. Online censorship detector aims to make the internet a freer place

    Censored Planet could provide new insight into the flow of online information

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  6. Fake news detector algorithm works better than a human

    System sniffs out fakes up to 76 percent of the time.

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  7. Intel processor vulnerability could put millions of PCs at risk

    Patches can provide protection.

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  8. Zuckerberg Capitol Hill testimony: Engineering experts offer comments

    U-M profs weigh new business model, European-style regulation

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  9. ‘I hacked an election. So can the Russians.’

    Professor Alex Halderman and the New York Times staged a mock election to demonstrate voting machine vulnerability.

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  10. CSE PhD student Matt Bernhard on the Facebook data breach

    In this video, CSE PhD Student Matt Bernhard weighs in on the matter Facebook data harvesting, such as that done by Cambridge Analytica.

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