The American Bar Association Standing Committee on Law and National Security , New America, and Pitt Cyber hosted a discussion of the widening gap between coding and codes. Founding Director of Pitt Cyber and Former US Attorney David Hickton, known for his groundbreaking cybercrime and cyber espionage indictments, shared his view from the front lines of enforcing existing laws, before an expert panel discussed the issues raised.
Congratulations to Kiersten Todt for being named one of 2017’s most influential people in security by Security Magazine!
More than 200 high school students attended the AFA CyberCamp at Pitt last month.
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David J. Hickton, former United States Attorney for the Western District of Pennsylvania, has been an advocate for cybersecurity vigilance, as well as the development of methods to defend the nation’s systems infrastructure.
A diverse panel of experts, led by former U.S. attorney David J. Hickton, head of the Institute for Cyber Law, Policy, and Security, held a dynamic discussion of these issues on February 2, 2017.
Building upon Pitt’s existing strengths in the area of cybersecurity, the institute provides a platform for innovative solutions that are critical to meet cybercrime threats.