Phishing @ IU NEWS http://www.indiana.edu/~cacr/?news=rss News about the CACR en-us Wed, 22 Jul 2009 17:51:47 -0400 Wed, 22 Jul 2009 17:51:47 -0400 http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss A magic generator (Sid Stamm) cacr@indiana.edu cacr@indiana.edu IU cybersecurity expert: Recent cyberattacks a 'wake-up call' http://newsinfo.iu.edu/tips/page/normal/11362.html IU News Room "These attacks demonstrate how vulnerable key computer systems remain," said Fred H. Cate, director of the Center for Applied Cybersecurity Research. Thu, 09 Jul 2009 00:00:00 -0400 Feds call for cybersecurity plan; IU announces new Security Informatics master's degree http://newsinfo.iu.edu/news/page/normal/11103.html IU News Room That foresight and planning comes to fruition this fall when the School of Informatics welcomes its first class of students -- one of whom includes a Fulbright Scholar from Bahrain -- to its new Master of Science in Security Informatics program. The program will be directed by Jean Camp, an associate professor of Informatics. Tue, 09 Jun 2009 00:00:00 -0400 Obama's cybersecurity response disappointing in scope http://newsinfo.iu.edu/news/page/normal/11035.html IU News Room Fred H. Cate, a professor in the IU Maurer School of Law and director of the Center for Applied Cybersecurity Research, said Obama's announcement -- which coincides with the release of a 60-day cybersecurity review -- will help ensure America's digital infrastructure is secure. Fri, 29 May 2009 00:00:00 -0400 Virginia incident illustrates need for better data protection http://newsinfo.iu.edu/news/page/normal/10809.html IU News Room According to Fred H. Cate, director of the Center for Applied Cybersecurity Research and distinguished professor at the Indiana University Maurer School of Law, it is also the latest evidence of how ill-prepared much of the country is for potentially devastating cyber-attacks. Thu, 07 May 2009 00:00:00 -0400 Expert in Internet security publishes book on how to combat identity theft http://www.informatics.indiana.edu/news/news.asp?id=508 Informatics News Release L. Jean Camp, associate professor, Indiana University School of Informatics, has published a popular new book on the ever-growing challenge of identity theft and how to protect personal privacy in the Internet age. Wed, 07 Nov 2007 00:00:00 -0500 IU law professor on list of top computer privacy experts http://newsinfo.iu.edu/news/page/normal/6626.html IU News Room Computerworld magazine has named Fred H. Cate, an Indiana University law professor and director of the Center for Applied Cybersecurity Research at IU, one of the 'best privacy advisers in 2007.' Tue, 23 Oct 2007 00:00:00 -0400 Informatics designs tools to promote health care, independent living http://www.informatics.indiana.edu/news/news.asp?id=487 Informatics News Release An Indiana University School of Informatics-led team is creating a digital toolkit that enables elders to maintain their privacy, while taking full advantage of home-based computing for their health and personal safety. Thu, 19 Jul 2007 00:00:00 -0400 Daily cartoon strip on Security Informatics http://www.securitycartoon.com/ Fri, 13 Apr 2007 00:00:00 -0400 One in 10 snared by fake 'phishing' messages Will Knight http://www.newscientisttech.com/article/dn10347-one-in-10-snared-by-fake-phishing-messages.html New Scientist Markus Jakobsson and Jacob Ratkiewicz at Indiana University, US, suspected this was an underestimation. The reasoned that some survey participants may not have realised that they have been stung by a phishing scam, or may simply be too embarrassed to admit to it. Fri, 20 Oct 2006 00:00:00 -0400 Surging Losses, but Few Victims in Data Breaches Steve Lohr http://www.nytimes.com/2006/09/27/technology/circuits/27lost.html?ex=1160020800&en=13c5c79daa1bd67f&ei=5070 The New York Times "The threat of identity theft from data losses is being greatly exaggerated," said Fred H. Cate, the director of the Center for Applied Cybersecurity Research at Indiana University in Bloomington. "And that's because a lot of people have fallen into the trap of equating data loss with identity theft." Wed, 27 Sep 2006 00:00:00 -0400 Coalition Launches ID Theft Center Dawn Kawamoto http://www.zdnet.com.au/news/security/soa/Coalition_launches_ID_theft_centre/0,2000061744,39261627,00.htm ZDNet Australai The coalition includes the FBI, the U.S. Secret Service, LexisNexis, IBM, Utica College, Carnegie Mellon University, Indiana University and Syracuse University. CIMIP is the latest organisation to use a collaborative approach to address security IT issues. Other such groups include the Forum of Incident Response and Security Teams (FIRST) and the Anti-Phishing Working Group. Thu, 29 Jun 2006 00:00:00 -0400 Binary Banditry Steve Hinnefeld http://cacr.iu.edu/news_articles/HT-06-29-06.shtml The Herald Times Fred Cate, a law professor and director of Indiana University's Center for Applied Cybersecurity Research, said online attacks still account for only a bit of the broad category of crime called identity theft. But Cate said cyber-anglers are getting more effective. Thu, 29 Jun 2006 00:00:00 -0400 Active Cookies to the Rescue Network World Staff http://www.networkworld.com/news/2006/062706-ravenwhite.html?brl Network World An Indiana University scientist is behind a new company called RavenWhite that is exploiting cookie technology to protect Web users from identity theft and other online threats. Tue, 27 Jun 2006 00:00:00 -0400 Student warns of New Phishing Method Sonia Rana http://www.idsnews.com/news/story.php?adid=search&id=34159 Indiana Daily Student Alex Tsow, a graduate student of computer science, has conducted research that shows students should not only be wary of suspicious "phishing" e-mails, but also of suspicious hardware that can perpetuate the attacks. Wed, 22 Feb 2006 00:00:00 -0500 Student warns of New Phishing Method (in TMCnet) TMCnet staff http://www.tmcnet.com/usubmit/2006/02/22/1398841.htm TMCnet Alex Tsow, a graduate student of computer science, has conducted research that shows students should not only be wary of suspicious "phishing" e-mails, but also of suspicious hardware that can perpetuate the attacks. Wed, 22 Feb 2006 00:00:00 -0500 IU Cybersecurity Center Fights Online Crime Through Research Steve Bray http://www.wishtv.com/Global/story.asp?S=3991164&nav=menu35_3 WISH-TV 8 Indianapolis Markus Jakobsson, assistant director of IU's Center of Applied Cybersecurity Research, says if a potential thief can figure out what bank you use or which websites you visit, you could be an easy target for a scam called phishing. Mon, 17 Oct 2005 00:00:00 -0500 Law Professor Named to National Committee on Information for Terrorism Prevention IU Media Relations http://newsinfo.iu.edu/news/page/normal/2358.html IU Media Relations Fred H. Cate, Distinguished Professor of Law at the Indiana University School of Law-Bloomington, has been appointed by the National Academy of Sciences to be a founding member of its Committee on Information for Terrorism Prevention: Balancing Privacy and National Security. Mon, 22 Aug 2005 00:00:00 -0500 Major Technology Partnership Aimed at Boosting Indiana's Homeland Security Industry IIB http://www.insideindianabusiness.com/newsitem.asp?id=13032 Inside Indiana Business The Indiana Counter-Terrorism and Security Council (CTASC), the Crane Naval Surface Warfare Center, Indiana University and Purdue University are partnering in an effort aimed at developing and advancing technologies for homeland security and military use. Mon, 21 Feb 2005 00:00:00 -0500 Announcement of CACR http://cacr.iu.edu/news_articles/announce.shtml CACR Press Release CACR is announced Fri, 18 Apr 2003 00:00:00 -0500 Law professor will head university's cybersecurity center The Associated Press http://cacr.iu.edu/news_articles/USA-4-18-03.htm USA Today Fred Cate will be the inaugural director of the Center for Applied Cybersecurity Research, which will promote research and collaboration on computer security. Fri, 18 Apr 2003 00:00:00 -0500 Law professor will head IU cybersecurity center The Associated Press http://cacr.iu.edu/news_articles/star-4-18-03.htm The Indianapolis Star Fred Cate will be the inaugural director of the Center for Applied Cybersecurity Research, which will promote research and collaboration on computer security. Fri, 18 Apr 2003 00:00:00 -0500 IU launches innovative cybersecurity center http://cacr.iu.edu/news_articles/HT-4-18-03.htm The Herald-Times Indiana University law professor Fred Cate will be the inaugural director of a new IU center that promotes research and collaboration on computer security.The university launched the Center for Applied Cybersecurity Research Thursday morning at IU-Purdue University in Indianapolis. Fri, 18 Apr 2003 00:00:00 -0500