Tuesday, January 21, 2014

CyLab's David Brumley and His Student Hacker Team Featured on PBS NEWSHOUR and CNBC

In recognition of his pioneering work, Carnegie Mellon University CyLab researcher David Brumley, has received both a Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE) and a Sloan Research Fellowship. And now, the mainstream media has discovered Brumley and his Plaid Parliament of Pwning (PPP) team of CMU students.

On October 26, 2013 (with repeat airing on January 19, 2014), Brumley and the PPP were featured on PBS NEWSHOUR, and on November 8, 2013, they were featured on CNBC (watch embedded videos).

Program teaches cybersecurity students how to think like hackers (PBS NEWSHOUR)

Finding the Best Hacker in the Room (CNBC)