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Smart Mouse: Using Your Grip As Your Computer Password

The “Biometric Pressure Grip” is a sensor that measures how hard and how tightly someone holds a mouse, then uses that information as part of a multi-step login process.


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Education Of A Hacker: One Woman’s Journey

As a “security aide” typist, Jen Havermann got her first exposure to computers while digging through databases.


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Michigan Cyber Range Adds Another Location

The Michigan Air National Guard will host a ribbon-cutting ceremony Tuesday morning at 10:30 commemorating the newest hub of the Michigan Cyber Range at the 110th Airlift Wing base in Battle Creek.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/23/2014

Merit Network Launches Merit ‘Secure Sandbox’ Service

Merit Network Inc. and the Michigan Cyber Range Thursday announced the new Merit Secure Sandbox service, a virtual environment that enables organizations and users to practice, train, and test cybersecurity techniques.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/05/2013

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Rehmann Offers Tips To Enhance Cyber Security

The accounting and business advisory firm Rehmann pointed out Thursday that a modest amount of proactive measures will allow you to keep online fraudsters and other criminal elements at bay.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/08/2013

High Bit Security

High Bit Security: NY State Justified In Demanding That Insurance Firms Prove Cybersecurity

High Bit Security endorses the efforts of New York in assessing the cybersecurity posture of the state’s largest insurance carriers, a warning to businesses with personally identifiable information, private health information and payment card industry data to get proactive regarding cybersecurity.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/04/2013

Michigan Congressman (R) Mike Rogers (Credit: AP Photo)

America Already At Cyberwar: Rep. Rogers

The government of China is dedicating its military and intelligence apparatus to stealing intellectual property from American companies and using that know-how to sell products, the chairman of the House Intelligence Committee told an Automation Alley event Monday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/18/2013

A photo of a high-speed particle collision showing evidence of the Higgs boson. CERN photo.

Matt’s Favorites: Cybersecurity At Automation Alley Monday, Getting SWATted, Why The Higgs Boson Matters, And Much More

SOUTHFIELD — Hey, if you care about cybersecurity and mitigating risks to your data, you might want to mosy on over to Automation Alley this afternoon for a really cool conference. And did I mention […]

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/17/2013

Automation Alley headquarters in Troy

Reports: Department of Defense ‘Not Prepared’ For Cyber Attacks — Are You?

Companies interested in protecting their trade secrets and intellectual property are invited to join Automation Alley, Michigan’s largest technology business association, for “Cybersecurity and Industrial Espionage: Assessing Your Global Risks and Threats,” March 18 at Automation Alley Headquarters in Troy.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/12/2013

Event Notices From February 28

The latest event and meeting notices from Michigan’s technology-focused companies, institutions and groups.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/28/2013