The Biden administration has established the U.S. Digital Corps to enlist and train technology professionals to serve in digital positions within the federal government...The Hill From ACM TechNews | September 1, 2021
Some student-athletes and coaches at Eatonville High School in Eatonville, WA, are being required to wear proximity monitors to trace potential COVID-19 exposure...NBC News From ACM TechNews | August 31, 2021
Many users leave sensitive personal information on their electronic devices when discarding them, according to scientists at Canada's universities of Guelph and...University of Waterloo Cheriton School of Computer Science (Canada) From ACM TechNews | August 30, 2021
Verizon aims to find out by testing the technology, which is geared at enhancing encryption methods using session key exchange security mechanisms, the carrier...TechRepublic From ACM News | August 26, 2021
The U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency says the hackers it invited to try to hack the High-Assurance Cyber Military Systems all failed.
Air Force Magazine From ACM TechNews | August 26, 2021
An open letter from more than 90 policy and rights groups worldwide calls on Apple to drop a plan to scan children's messages for nudity and adults' phones for...Reuters From ACM TechNews | August 24, 2021
China's top legislative body has passed a law requiring those handling the personal data of Chinese citizens to minimize data collection and obtain prior consent...The Wall Street Journal From ACM TechNews | August 23, 2021
A new project will use the electric field in an accelerator cavity to try to levitate a tiny metallic particle, allowing it to store quantum information.
Thomas Jefferson National Laboratory From ACM News | August 19, 2021
DHS is working to determine a strategy for implementing "a means of ensuring a contractor has key cybersecurity and cyber hygiene practices in place as a condition...Federal Computer Week From ACM News | August 19, 2021
It takes an average of 77 days from detection for Google to remove apps that may contain malware from the Google Play Store, accoriding to a recent analysis.
New Scientist From ACM TechNews | August 19, 2021
An OPtical ADversarial attack uses structured illumination to alter the appearance of target objects, and requires only a commodity projector, a camera, and a computer...Unite.AI From ACM News | August 19, 2021
A team of researchers has strengthened blockchain networks against potential quantum computing threats through the development of a post-quantum cryptographic layer...TechRadar From ACM TechNews | August 17, 2021