Encryption is less secure than we thought
August 13, 2013For 65 years, most information-theoretic analyses of cryptographic systems have made a mathematical assumption that turns out to be wrong.
Securing the cloud
June 9, 2013A new algorithm solves a major problem with homomorphic encryption, which would let Web servers process data without decrypting it.
System improves automated monitoring of security cameras
June 4, 2012New approach uses mathematics to reach a compromise between accuracy, speed.
MIT's open wireless networks will be retired in 2012
February 2, 2012As a protective measure, MIT plans to retire its open wireless networks, MIT and MIT N. After the change, users will have three wireless options on campus: MIT GUEST, MIT SECURE and MIT SECURE N.
The new NSE strategy
November 29, 2011Strengthens core, opens boundaries; seeks better integration of technical and societal issues.