Computing & Mathematical Sciences News
New position tackles the frontiers of cyber security (6 March 2018)
The University of Waikato is breaking new ground in cyber security, establishing a new Professorial role that will focus on risk assessment research and delivery.
Milestone for cyber security education (4 March 2018)
University of Waikato first in New Zealand to train internationally-renowned (ISC)2 certifications.
Learning more about the blockchain (28 February 2018)
Computer scientist Professor Steve Reeves has set up what’s believed to be New Zealand’s first blockchain researchers’ group.
Bug buster extraordinaire (2 February 2018)
Tracking down a bug in one of the world's most popular mobile systems has launched a Waikato PhD student into the Google Hall of Fame.
Deciphering the encryption dilemma (2 February 2018)
Waikato researchers are looking at how the law needs to be changed to deal with the complex factors at play around data encryption.
Collaborative Evidence Based Policing Centre opens (14 December 2017)
The initiative involving the University of Waikato and New Zealand Police brings together research and frontline expertise.
Three very Smart Ideas (22 September 2017)
University of Waikato researchers have won three lots of funding from the government worth nearly three million dollars.
From telephone technician to app creator (22 September 2017)
Steve Outram left school at 15, took up tertiary study at 49. Now he's one of the university's top mature students.
Digital citizenship - empowerment v control in the classroom (16 August 2017)
The University of Waikato is working with BOYD school Hillcrest High to ensure students are aware of online safety.
Potential in the blockchain (10 August 2017)
The decentralised and secure database we call the blockchain is ripe for development, according to computer scientist Steve Reeves.
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