By: Deana Totzke, Texas A&M Engineering Two students affiliated with the Texas A&M University College of Engineering have been named finalists in the 2019 SC Awards for exemplary professional leadership in cybersecurity. Philip Smith and Casey Stephens were named Student of the Year finalists in the Professional Award category of the SC Awards.
By: Deana Totzke, Texas A&M University College of Engineering Among the 11 teams to receive a U.S. Department of Energy award is a team from the Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station (TEES) led by Dr. Kate Davis. The nation’s energy infrastructure has become a major target of cyberattacks over the past decade, with more frequent […]
Texas A&M Engineering Student Recognized by Microsoft Security Response Center for Security Vulnerability
In December 2018, the Microsoft Security Response Center (MSRC) recognized Texas A&M Engineering student, Zachary Ratliff, for helping make Microsoft online services safer by finding and reporting a security vulnerability. Ratliff privately disclosed a security vulnerability in Microsoft’s online services and worked with them to remediate the issue. See the full list here
By: Savanna Hoover, Texas A&M University College of Engineering Smart devices are integrating into our workspaces and homes, providing convenient features such as security cameras, temperature control, motor games and more. Smart devices often have cameras that transmit data to the cloud. The cloud uses analytics to recognize different actions and sends data back to […]
By: Rachel Rose Four undergraduate students in the Departments of Electrical and Computer Engineering and Computer Science and Engineering at Texas A&M University placed third in the national Embedded Security Challenge, which was part of the International Cyber Security Awareness Worldwide (CSAW) competition.
By The Alamo AFCEA Tech Room If you missed this year’s Alamo Chapter Event (ACE), you missed another top-notch event that broke records and barriers over three days filled with speakers, engagements and exhibits. The event hosted 2,500 attendees and welcomed back the Mayor of San Antonio, Ron Nirenberg, as well as the new 502nd Air […]
By: Rachel Rose Hardware is a part of every electronic device you use. Whether it’s a sensor in your car or a chip that controls the temperature within your house, it is vital that the systems that we rely on so heavily remain uncompromised. Until recently, cyber attacks were primarily targeted toward software, but they […]
The Texas A&M University team GigEmBytes was the winner of the 2018 Alamo Chapter of the Armed Forces Communications & Electronics Association’s annual Capture the Flag competition held on Nov. 7. The competition, sponsored by Deloitte, featured challenges from a wide range of categories including web, crypto, reverse engineering and forensics.