Join us on 11/1 at 4pm for a CLTC Seminar with

David Sanger, Chief Washington Correspondent, The New York Times

Location: Banatao Auditorium, Sutardja Dai Hall, UC Berkeley Campus

 

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As part of our Fall 2017 Seminar Series, the UC Berkeley Center for Long-Term Cybersecurity is honored to welcome David Sanger, a Pulitzer Prize-winning national security … [Read more...]

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The Center for Long-Term Cybersecurity’s report on the Olympic games, “The Cybersecurity of Olympic Sports: New Opportunities, New Risks,” has generated plenty of buzz since its public release on October 10.

CNN’s Selena Larson wrote an article, “How Future Olympic Games Might be Hacked,” that included quotes from Executive Director Betsy Cooper, the lead author of the report. “You have … [Read more...]

In 2015, climatologists at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) published a study calling into question a global warming “hiatus”, in which the rate of global warming increase was supposedly slowing. Prior to this study, it was believed that the rate of increase in global warming from 1998 to 2012 was about 33% to 50% the rate of the … [Read more...]

Please join us for the NLP Seminar on Monday, October 30, at 4:00pm in 202 South Hall.  All are welcome!

Speaker: Christopher Potts (Stanford Linguistics)

Title:  Enriching distributional linguistic representations with structured resources

Abstract:

One of the most powerful ideas in natural language processing is that we can represent words and phrases using dense vectors … [Read more...]

On Oct. 12, CLTC was honored to welcome David Dill, Donald E. Knuth Professor in the School of Engineering and Professor of Computer Science and, by courtesy, Electrical Engineering at Stanford University, for a lunch seminar entitled, “Voting Computer in the Age of Cyber War.”

In his talk, Dill discussed an array of challenges related to achieving cybersecurity in modern … [Read more...]

Fall 2017 Test

October 12th, 2017

Hi there, everyone! This is a “test” post to ensure that the process is working as intended and that everyone should have access to create posts of your own!… [Read more...]

From left to right: Michael Williams, Director of Cal Athletics; Brian Nelson, General Counsel and Vice President of the Los Angeles Organizing Committee for the Olympic and Paralympic Games 2028; Betsy Cooper, Executive Director, CLTC; Missy Franklin, Five-Time Olympic Medalist; and Doug Arnot, Chairman of Broadstone Group.

On Tuesday, October 10, CLTC hosted a panel discussion at the University Club … [Read more...]

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The UC Berkeley Center for Long-Term Cybersecurity (CLTC) has released a new report focused on the rapidly evolving landscape of cybersecurity in sports, with an emphasis on the Olympic Games. The report, “The Cybersecurity of Olympic Sports: New Opportunities, New Risks,” is an unprecedented look into how the proliferation of new technologies in major sporting events—from digital … [Read more...]

RSVP here for “Voting Computer Security in the Age of Cyber War”

David Dill, Professor, Department of Computer Science, Stanford University

We’ve known for decades that computerized vote-counting equipment is highly vulnerable to attack by people who want to affect the outcome of an election.  This possibility has been made more concrete by the election of 2016, where there were … [Read more...]