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McCrary Institute to host election officials for an event on election security amid COVID-19

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Auburn's Frank Cilluffo writes article on need for more women in the cyber workforce

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New Op-Ed on Executing an Effective Layered Cyber Deterrence Strategy

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Three Auburn engineers featured in cybersecurity episode of ‘Reinventing School’

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Tauritz tapped as interim director of Auburn Cyber Research Center

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Auburn's combined commencement ceremonies postponed indefinitely

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McCrary Institute Director Testifies Before House Armed Services Subcommittee

In this photo illustration, a thumbprint is displayed on a mobile phone as the logo for the Twitter social media network is projected onto a screen on August 09, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Leon Neal/Getty Images)

Cilluffo responds to recent Twitter hack

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New Paper: A Multi-Layered Air Defense Model to Protect Shared Air in Critical Infrastructure Sectors

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Auburn’s McCrary Institute, Air University Join Forces in Strategic Partnership

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Auburn's Frank Cilluffo writes why the FBI’s cyber attachés are so valuable

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Senior fellow weighs in on hurricane response in the time of coronavirus

Sean Plankey from the Department of Energy will present a talk on "Securing the Grid."

DOE official will discuss securing the power grid in Auburn livestream June 2

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McCrary Institute hosts the U.S. Department of Energy for a conversation on grid security

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Auburn University announces cohort of 30 nationally-renowned senior fellows

Homeland Security Acting Secretary Chad Wolf and Auburn University McCrary Institute Director Frank Cilluffo

Homeland Security acting secretary discusses focus on economic security and COVID-19 during virtual event hosted by Auburn University

Acting Secretary of Homeland Security Chad Wolf

Live event to feature conversation with Acting Secretary of Homeland Security

The U.S. Cyberspace Solarium Commission will partner with Auburn University’s McCrary Institute for Cyber and Critical Infrastructure Security on Wednesday, April 29

Auburn University partners with U.S. Cyberspace Solarium Commission for live virtual event

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A Conversation with Acting Secretary of Homeland Security Chad Wolf

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Event: Is Deterrence Possible in Cyberspace?

Daniel Tauritz (left) moderated a panel discussion on the “Use of AI for Cybersecurity."

Auburn researcher moderates panel on using AI for cybersecurity

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Auburn Engineering professors shaping future of AI in Alabama through work on state commission

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The Threat to U.S. Critical Infrastructure Is Real: It’s Past Time to Act Accordingly

McCrary Institute Director Frank Cilluffo speaks during the U.S. Cyberspace Solarium Commission's press conference on Wednesday.

McCrary Institute director contributes to federal cyber commission report

Frank Cilluffo, director of Auburn University’s McCrary Institute for Cyber and Critical Infrastructure Security, testified Thursday before the U.S. Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs in a hearing titled “Threats Posed by State-Owned and State Supported Enterprises to Public Transportation.”

Auburn’s Frank Cilluffo testifies before Senate committee on threats to public transportation

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Feds eyeing Auburn Engineering for recruits

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FBI deputy director to address bureau priorities in Jan. 31 public event at Auburn University

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McCrary Institute hosts FBI Deputy Director David Bowdich for campus address

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Director Quoted in NPR Story: Trump Wants To Move The U.S. Secret Service Back To Treasury

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Solving the Puzzle of AI's role in Cybersecurity

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Op-Ed in AL.com – After Soleimani: Iran and cyber domain

Daniel Tauritz (second from left) participated in a panel discussion titled "The Human Machine Team: Building an AI Ready Workforce"

Auburn cyber expert participates in panel discussion on the AI workforce

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Iran + Cyber: Want to know more?

Don Jackson, director of intelligence at SecureWorks, which manages security information systems for corporations worldwide, is pictured in this 2010 file photo in Atlanta. Analysts at the company worked on the investigation into a 2009 cyber attack that took down websites in the U.S. and South Korea.  AP Photo/John Amis

OA Now: Can 'Cyber Moonshot' save America?

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Leaders on the Plains featuring TSA Administrator David P. Pekoske

Chris Krebs speaking at the National Cyber Moonshot

WATCH: DHS CISA director speaks at National Cyber Moonshot Ecosystem Workshop

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The Need of the Hour: Encryption

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WATCH: Adm. Michael Rogers speaks on wide-ranging cyber threats

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Adm. Michael Rogers returns to Auburn as part of Leaders on the Plains series

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Leader on the Plains: A Conversation with Admiral Michael Rogers (Ret.), former head of Cyber Command & NSA

From left: Former Homeland Security Secretary Michael Chertoff, former Estonian President Toomas Hendrik Ilves and McCrary Institute Director Frank Cilluffo

Panelists: Democracies must band together to secure free and fair elections

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Auburn University hosting global forum on securing elections

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Securing Elections – Global Lessons Learned

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Director Frank Cilluffo Writes in the Wall Street Journal on Why Cities Should Never Pay Ransom to Hackers

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Former Deputy Secretaries of Homeland Security Look Back and Ahead

Jason Cuneo leads a session with Alabama National Guard members.

Auburn University to provide cyber training to Alabama National Guard

Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency Assistant Director Brian Harrell

Federal security official warns of ‘converged, hybrid threat landscape’ in cyber era

Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency Director Chris Krebs

Federal cybersecurity chief lays out strategic plan for agency in talk at Auburn University

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McCrary Institute hosts DHS CISA Assistant Director Brian Harrell on campus August 23

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McCrary Institute hosts DHS CISA Director Chris Krebs on campus August 22

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Auburn University hosting Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency Director, Assistant Director during two-day event Aug. 22-23

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McCrary Institute Director's Insights into Data Protection

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McCrary Institute Director's Part Two Interview with 74&West

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The Forward Leaning CIO

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McCrary Institute Director Testifies Before House Homeland Security Subcommittee

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More utilities share a foxhole on cyber front

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Study: Cybersecurity prioritized over physical security by today's CEOs

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The Art of the Inquiry: The LAPD's Journey with Science-Based Interview Techniques

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US and partners must meet China's authoritarian challenge in 5G

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McCrary Institute Director's Interview with 74 & West

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Strengthening Defense Mission Assurance Against Emerging Threats

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Cyber and Physical Security: Perspectives from the C-Suite

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McCrary Institute Director Testifies Before House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

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The Global Positioning System Resets

Adm. Michael S. Rogers and Lt. Gen. Ronald L. Burgess Jr.

Former commander of US Cyber Command, Defense Intelligence Agency director to lead McCrary Institute Advisory Board

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What You Need to Know About the Upcoming GPS Rollover

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CCHS Hosts Rollout of DHS Guidance for GPS Rollover

The Honorable Kirstjen M. Nielsen and Frank Cilluffo

CCHS Hosts DHS Secretary's State of Homeland Security Address

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Auburn’s Center for Cyber and Homeland Security to host DHS Secretary

Auburn University takes charge as new national cybersecurity leader

Auburn University takes charge as new national cybersecurity leader

A DHS worker listens to then-President Barack Obama talk at the National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center in Arlington, Va., on Jan. 13, 2015.

Auburn cybersecurity expert supports military's new offensive hacking strategy

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What’s Wrong with Huawei, and why are Countries Banning the Chinese Telecommunications Firm?

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Unintended Consequence: Federal Cybersecurity Workforce a Potential Casualty of the Shutdown

Frank Cilluffo, director of Auburn University's McCrary Institute for Cyber and Critical Infrastructure Security, has been appointed to the Cyber space Solarium Commission, Speaker of the House Paul Ryan announced today.

Cilluffo appointed to Cyberspace Solarium Commission

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Cyber Security, Hackers & Meddling: Expert Frank Cilluffo Explains

Cybersecurity is one of the strategic research areas for the College of Engineering.

The magnitude of the cyber threat facing America

Frank Cilluffo, the new McCrary Institute director, was sworn in as a new member of the Department of Homeland Security Advisory Council

McCrary Institute director named to Homeland Security Advisory Council

Frank Cilluffo has been named as the new director of the McCrary Institute

Auburn University names Frank Cilluffo as new McCrary Institute director