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Month: January 2013

Why DDoS Attacks are Not Free Speech

The hacktivist collective Anonymous and other online activists use DDoS attacks as a form of protest, claiming that these attacks are equivalent to free speech and should fall under the protection of the first amendment rights. However, DDoS attacks are not equivalent to protest speech and sit-in protests. In some instances, DDoS attacks have been…
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Utica College Cybersecurity Programs Earn Prestigious NSA Approval

Utica College’s cybersecurity and information assurance courses have been approved by the National Security Agency (NSA) in the college’s quest to become a Center of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance Education (CAE/IAE), marking the first step in achieving the “gold standard” in education in the field. The approval validated that Utica College courseware meets all…
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