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NUS Computing alumnus receives prestigious research grant

27 August 2018 Department of Computer Science , Alum , Security , Algorithms & Theory

 

27 August 2018 – NUS Computing alumnus Dr Yao Penghui was awarded the Thousand Talents Plan for Young Researchers, a prestigious research grant initiated by the Chinese government, on 8 February this year.

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Blockchain gets better: moving beyond Bitcoin

24 August 2018 Department of Computer Science , Faculty , Research , Feature , Security , Systems & Networking , Algorithms & Theory

Steeped in every culture since the beginning of time are legendary figures of mythical proportions. The Greeks and Romans had Hercules, the Celts had King Arthur, and the Chinese had Sun Wukong. The tech world we live in today is no exception, and one figure that looms large is Satoshi Nakamoto.

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Assistant Professor Reza Shokri wins prestigious award for privacy research

02 August 2018 Department of Computer Science , Faculty , Security , Algorithms & Theory , Artificial Intelligence

 

2 August 2018 – Assistant Professor Reza Shokri was conferred the Caspar Bowden Award for Outstanding Research in Privacy Enhancing Technologies at the annual Privacy Enhancing Technologies Symposium, held from 24 to 26 July 2018.

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Singapore to offer dedicated accelerator for cybersecurity startups

06 March 2018 Department of Computer Science , News Media , Security

A new accelerator, called the Innovation Cyber Security Ecosystem at Block 71 (ICE71), will be available for young companies focused on building cybersecurity products and services. The new facility is an extension of an existing partnership between NUS and Singtel, which jointly set up the NUS-Singtel Cyber Security Research and Development Laboratory in October 2016.

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NUS and Singtel establish the Cyber Security Research and Development Lab

25 October 2016 Department of Computer Science , Faculty , Security

 

25 October 2016 - NUS and local telecommunications company Singtel have jointly launched the $42.8 million NUS-Singtel Cyber Security Research and Development Laboratory that will facilitate the research and development of solutions to cope with cyber threats.

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NUS Greyhats wins 7th Singapore Cyber Conquest

14 October 2016 Department of Computer Science , Student , Security

 

14 October 2016 – NUS Greyhats, a special interest group at NUS Computing that aims to spark students' interest in information security and advance the level of security proficiency, won the 7th Singapore Cyber Conquest and also secured three other top ten positions at the competition.

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NUS launches Singapore Cybersecurity Consortium

13 October 2016 Department of Computer Science , Faculty , Security

 

13 October 2016 - The Singapore Cybersecurity Consortium (SGCSC) was recently launched at NUS to promote greater awareness and application of cybersecurity technologies among the public, security professionals and researchers.

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Consortia for cybersecurity, synthetic biology launched

21 September 2016 Department of Computer Science , Faculty , Security

 

21 September 2016 – Two new consortia, the Singapore Cybersecurity Consortium (SGSC) and the Singapore Consortium for Synthetic Biology (SINERGY), hosted at NUS and supported by the National Research Foundation (NRF) Singapore, have been launched to promote research, commercialisation and training in cybersecurity and synthetic biology.

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National Cybersecurity R&D Laboratory at NUS School of Computing to be ready by end-2016

14 January 2016 Department of Computer Science , Faculty , News Media , Security

 

The National Cybersecurity R&D Laboratory, which will be set up by the security research group at the NUS School of Computing, will be operational by the end of this year.

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Joining hands for cybersecurity

13 January 2016 Department of Computer Science , Faculty , News Media , Security

 

The University has been awarded almost $1 million through three NUS Computing and NUS Mechanical Engineering projects, which aim to create a more resilient global cyberspace, under the inaugural Singapore-UK Joint Grant Call for Cybersecurity Research.

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NUS Greyhats sweep Singapore Cyber Conquest 2015

22 October 2015 Department of Computer Science , Student , Security

 

22 October 2015 – NUS Computing students have once again swept the top positions at the Singapore Cyber Conquest, which was held on 6th October 2015, in conjunction with GovWare 2015. Bettering last year’s feat, this year, four NUS Computing teams competed against 31 other teams to clinch the top four positions at the annual cyber security contest organised by the Cyber Security Agency of Singapore (CSA).

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