Media mentions

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CyLab researchers to present at the IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy

CyLab faculty members and students will present their research on topics ranging from mobile money practices in Africa to uncovering and identifying side-channel and evasion attacks at the 45th Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Symposium on Security and Privacy.

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Corina Pasareanu and Elaine Shi named 2023 ACM Fellows

ACM, the Association for Computing Machinery, has recognized CyLab faculty members Corina Pasareanu and Elaine Shi as 2023 ACM Fellows for their transformative contributions to computing science and technology.

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CyLab UBRI honorees make a splash in research-driven blockchain innovation

Ripple launched the University Blockchain Research Initiative (UBRI) in 2018 to foster collaborative partnerships with leading universities globally to support academic research, technical development, and innovation in blockchain, cryptocurrency, and digital payments. In the five years since, Carnegie Mellon University faculty members, students, and alumni have made a big impact on UBRI’s diverse portfolio of blockchain research, technical development, and innovation.

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CyLab announces first round of Secure Blockchain Initiative funded projects

Carnegie Mellon University's Secure Blockchain Initiative (SBI) is off and running, as six projects have been selected for its first round of seed funding. Through research, the initiative aims to revolutionize blockchain technology within enterprise ecosystems by tackling various challenges.

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CyLab names 2022 Presidential Fellows

Each year, CyLab recognizes high-achieving Ph.D. students pursuing security and/or privacy-related research with a CyLab Presidential Fellowship that covers one year of tuition.

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Algorand Foundation selects Carnegie Mellon to join ACE Program

The Algorand Foundation has selected Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) as one of 10 global winners to join its Algorand Center of Excellence (ACE) Program. Over the next five years, Algorand's $50 million investment will support blockchain research and education hubs at each institution, aiming to grow a diverse and inclusive global community of blockchain researchers and educators.

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CyLab research leads to blockchain paradigm shift

New research out of CyLab lays the scientific foundation for studying decentralized mechanism design.

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CyLab student studying cryptography receives INI award

Nikhil Lalit Vanjani received an Outstanding Student Service Award for a Research Assistant at last month’s INI commencement.

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Towards having your privacy and security and exchanging crypto too

A CyLab postdoc developed a new protocol towards better privacy and security protections when swapping cryptocurrencies.

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Ripple becomes a founding sponsor of the CMU Secure Blockchain Initiative

The announcement comes three years after CMU announced a partnership with Ripple’s University Blockchain Research Initiative.

Pittsburgh Business Times

Shi quoted on CMU partnership with

ECECyLab’s Elaine Shi was quoted in The Pittsburgh Business Times on CMU’s recent partnersip with 

CyLab Security and Privacy Institute becomes strategic partner

The company will serve as a founding sponsor of Carnegie Mellon CyLab’s Secure Blockchain Initiative.