citizen cyber warriors http://michiganradio.org en Improving cybersecurity in Michigan http://michiganradio.org/post/improving-cybersecurity-michigan <p>Improving cyber security across Michigan is the goal of a new training center that opened today in Battle Creek.</p><p></p><p>The&nbsp;<em style="line-height: 1.5;"><a href="http://www.merit.edu/cyberrange/" style="line-height: 1.5;">Michigan Cyber Range</a>&nbsp;</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">will mainly train National Guardsmen to identify </span>cyberattacks<span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p></p><p>But it will also provide training for civilians.</p><p></p> Tue, 25 Mar 2014 22:34:58 +0000 Steve Carmody 16971 at http://michiganradio.org Improving cybersecurity in Michigan MSU study suggests unsuspected source of potential cyber attacks http://michiganradio.org/post/msu-study-suggests-unsuspected-source-potential-cyber-attacks <p>Michigan State University researchers are developing a profile of individuals who carry out ‘cyber-attacks’ on government websites.</p><p></p><p>The results may help law enforcement identify who might be behind future attacks.</p><p></p><p>MSU criminal justice professor Thomas Holt asked hundreds of American and international college students about their feelings about being hypothetical ‘civilian cyber-warriors’, individuals who use the internet to attack or disable government computers.</p><p></p> Tue, 11 Sep 2012 01:07:31 +0000 Steve Carmody 9018 at http://michiganradio.org