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Oct. 2, 2023

Zia Muhammad, a cybersecurity doctoral student at NDSU, recently was interviewed by Cybernews Academy about his academic journey, his appreciation for NDSU and how his growing interest in cybersecurity blossomed into an extensive educational journey…

Zia Muhammad, a cybersecurity doctoral student at NDSU, recently was interviewed by Cybernews Academy about his academic journey, his appreciation for NDSU and how his growing interest in cybersecurity blossomed into an extensive educational journey.
Sept. 21, 2023

For the second year in a row, an NDSU team won the Cyber Cup competition and the National Cyber Summit. A team of NDSU students took first place in the academic division at the competition in Huntsville, Alabama.

Photo of NDSU students competing in the Cyber Cup
Sept. 14, 2023

NDSU computer science students and a number of students from other engineering disciplines participated in national security-relevant cybersecurity research at NDSU during the summer. These students included electrical and computer engineering undergraduate…

Engineering students conduct summer cybersecurity research
Sept. 8, 2023

The North Dakota State University (NDSU) Institute for Cyber Security Education and Research and the NDSU Department of Computer Science have been awarded $1.5 million in federal funding through the Griffiss Institute, in partnership with the Office of the…

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Sept. 7, 2023

NDSU will host Fargo’s second BSides Cybersecurity Conference from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m., on Saturday, October 14 at the Quentin Burdick Building on campus. The community-focused conference will feature presentations and workshops. It also will host a capture-the…

A photo of NDSU BSides contestants
Aug. 31, 2023

A group of NDSU computer science undergraduate students participated in national security-relevant cybersecurity research and outreach activities at NDSU this summer. The students, which included sophomores Keaton Hasse and Sydney Deaton, and senior Mason…

Photo of NDSU computer science students
Aug. 24, 2023

The NDSU computer science department recently hosted its first Bison Cyber Explorers camp for high school students this summer. To attend, campers needed to either have existing programming or cybersecurity skills or have attended one of NDSU’s previous Bison…

Students participate in an NDSU cybersecurity camp
Aug. 17, 2023

A group of NDSU students recently attended the DefCon cybersecurity conference in Las Vegas. The experience provides an opportunity for students to learn about all types of cybersecurity from world leaders and to meet with NDSU alumni who work in the cybersecurity…

A photo of the NDSU team at DefCon