Center for Cyber Security and Privacy
05 Apr 2017, New Article on Privacy Ethics
CCSP associate Colin Koopman has a new article out titled “Privacy Is an Essentially Contested Concept”. As more an...
27 May 2016, Online Safety and the New Ethics of Privacy
Not so very long ago, we closed our curtains for privacy. Security was achieved by locking our doors and windows. But now, with nearly everyone going online for research, shopping, socia...
06 May 2016, Sen. Wyden meets cyber security experts at the UO
EUGENE, Ore. - Oregon Senator Ron Wyden and cyber security experts met Friday at the University of Oregon. Tech-savvy folks from the UO, PeaceHealth Hospital and Eugene-area technology e...
22 Apr 2016, Cyber security experts visit the UO hoping to inspire students to join...
EUGENE, Ore. - The University of Oregon brought several cyber security experts to campus Friday to discuss breaches that happen on a regular basis. Experts from Homeland Security, Intel ...
19 Apr 2016, Social networking fraud is target of UO-led initiative
That friend invite you accepted on Facebook turns out to be from an unknown person using a forged identity to invade your personal life. You are not alone. It happens often, to many people. You’...
12 Apr 2016, First Line of Defense
In computer circles, a cyberattack known as a “distributed denial of service” is the equivalent of a nuclear bomb. During this assault, hackers take over computers—even millions of them—...
07 Apr 2016, Li awarded $500,000 to examine attacks on social networks
Jun Li, an associate professor in the Department of Computer and Information Science and director of the UO Center for Cyber Security and Privacy, was awarded a $507,000 grant from the National ...
18 Oct 2015, Oregon stalls in effort to make itself a source of highly trained...
The University of Oregon is stepping up its cybersecurity training program even as the state as a whole stalls in its effort to put Oregon on the map as a source of workers in this increasingly ...
24 Sep 2015, 2016 Oregon Cyber Security Day will be held on April 22, Friday,...
2016 Oregon Cyber Security Day will be held on April 22, Friday, 2016; stay tuned for more details. Read more
23 Sep 2015, UO launches new center and gains federal cyber research recognition
The UO has upped its game on the issue of online security, landing a federal designation as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Research and launching a Center for Cyber Se...
22 Sep 2015, UO launches new cyber security center
Cyber security and privacy breaches are multibillion-dollar problems that impact government, industry and private citizens. To respond to the continuing threat of security attacks and violations...
31 Aug 2015, DHS S&T Awards University of Oregon a 1.38M Contract for Cyber Security...
Washington, DC – The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) awarded a $1.38 million contract to the University of Oregon to create technology to defen...
15 Apr 2014, RIGE announces recipients of I3 awards program
The Office of Research, Innovation & Graduate Education announced the recipients for the 2014 Incubating Interdisciplinary Initiatives (I3) awards, which enhance research at the UO by suppor...