UAB researchers are investigating game-based verification that may improve computer security and reduce user frustration compared to typical “type-what-you-see” CAPTCHA tools that use static images.

Sloan and Bangalore assume leadership positions for CIA|JFR.
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Alabama consumers can better respond to cases of identity theft when equipped with knowledge of reporting process.
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UAB is reaffirmed as National Center of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance and Cyber Defense Research.
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Ragib Hasan’s innovative project is bringing textbooks to visually impaired Bangladeshi children.
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An innovative solution for safeguarding personal information relies on your proximity instead of your memory.
Contest at UAB will test prowess of Alabama’s top high school computer programmers. 
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Birmingham will let its light shine even brighter this year as Light Dreams returns, with jaw-dropping digital projections, live music and out-of-this-world interactive art installations.
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Prestigious awards program honors junior faculty who excel in research and education.
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UAB and Stanford are the first U.S. universities chosen for Facebook-sponsored contest in which computer-security enthusiasts attack and defend from peers online.
A research paper on detecting human mood using sensors in mobile devices from postdoctoral fellow Munirul Haque, Ph.D., was selected as best paper at a recent international conference
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Brain scans dispel assumptions about Internet safety, as well as show that critical-thinking skills and impulsivity are at work as users identify spam and phishing sites.
Repeating easy passwords can leave users vulnerable, but new UAB research offers increased sophistication and ease with a second security factor.
TEDx Birmingham — Rediscover the Magic of Birmingham” — will be held Saturday, March 1 and will feature live talks in the spirit of the TED experience.
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Gary Warner is an expert in phishing attacks and international cybersecurity fraud.
The annual summit explores new and ongoing threats to cybersecurity and potential safeguards against them.
The UAB SPIES Lab research on two facets of user-centered Internet security will be presented at the Network and Distributed Systems Security Symposium.

The event, which features live talks in the spirit of the TED experience, is themed “Rediscover the Magic of Birmingham."

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New this season: Robert Cray, Carolina Chocolate Drops, Taj Mahal, Ailey II, John Prine, Light Dreams II and Steve Martin with Edie Brickell.
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How does a UAB cybersecurity expert protects his own smartphone? Here are the risks you need to know.
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