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Caroline Brooks

Caroline Brooks is public relations manager at Michigan State University.

Knowing the motive is key to stopping hackers

When it comes to predicting, identifying and preventing cyberattacks, it’s vital to factor in a hacker’s motive, according to new research on web defacements.


Your car could be at risk for cyber attacks

New research applies a popular criminal justice framework to smart car cybersecurity and provides recommendations for consistently, actively updating system software.

Public Safety

How well do cops identify 'digital evidence'?

A new study examines how well police officers recognize digital evidence, as well as what to do with it.