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Cyber Security

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Cyber Security From document releases by Wikileaks to a new computer worm that disabled much of Iran's nuclear arms development, cyber defense is more important than ever. A recent NPR report cited that there are only one thousand people in the entire country with the skills to maintain a proper cyber defense network. Two men and their team at UNC Charlotte are out to change that. The Cyber Defense Network and Assurability Center, or CyberDNA, is one of the nation's leaders in teaching students how to defend cyber attacks. We find out the latest on cyber defense and cyber terrorism. Guests Ehab Al-Shaer - Assoc. Professor and Director, Cyber Defense and Network Assurability Center, College of Computing and Informatics at UNC Charlotte Bill Chu - Professor and Chair, Software and Information Systems, College of Computing and Informatics at UNC Charlotte Add and read comments