Wright State site gathers hacking news


A locally developed web site is providing a one-stop look at each day’s developments in the increasingly relevant world of hacking and computer security.

Wright State University’s Institute of Defense Studies and Education and its Center for Professional Education unveiled cyberbriefs.org in recent days, and as of Monday afternoon last week — well before the site had been publicized — more than 829 users had visited the site.

Those hits hailed from internet protocol addresses from as far away as China, Russia, Ukraine, India — even Redmond, Wash., home to software giant Microsoft.

That kind of early attention bodes well, said Vikram Sethi, the institute’s executive director. He believes there’s a real hunger for news on cyber security and attacks.

Read the article from the Dayton Daily News (subscription required).

Comments are closed.