Texas A&M employs students as cybersecurity apprentices
A new training program allows students to protect real networks used by the university, state agencies, cities and counties throughout Texas.
To break monotony of remote learning, Rutgers built virtual worlds
The virtual spaces allow students to immerse themselves in their subjects and put their knowledge to practice while they remain off campus during the pandemic.
Virginia datathon to tackle communities' COVID-19 challenges
The annual event is casting "a wide net" next month, encouraging challengers to take on issues like unemployment, health care, education and digital access.
17 local governments join inaugural STIR Labs cohort
Cities including Austin, Texas; Detroit, and San Jose, California, are among the first members of new program that recruits research universities to solve community challenges.
Army opens its new Cyber Command headquarters
"The IT is very powerful," Army Cyber Command's top general said of the new headquarters for his command.
North Dakota covers schools' entry fees for national cyber competition
The state's IT agency will cover entry fees for up to 25 schools interested in joining the U.S. Air Force's nationwide CyberPatriot competition.
The FBI's digital security guide for local police actually has good OPSEC advice
A 269 GB file includes a host of revelations.
UCF students to go behind the scenes of live NASA asteroid mission
University of Central Florida students will get a chance to learn about space exploration and research when they observe NASA’s OSIRIS-REx mission, which will attempt to collect a sample from an asteroid in October.
Houston offers technical training to low-income residents, students
The City of Houston and Microsoft have announced a new training program to equip residents for technical career transitions during the pandemic.
US military researchers may have found a more productive vulnerability discovery process
Automation is the key to running more efficient vulnerability discovery research, U.S. military researchers say in new research.