Articles for March 2015


Mobile Devices Remain Vulnerable to Attacks

6 March 2015
It’s a problem developers can no longer ignore

Disc Golf and Retro Radios Are These Members’ Favorite Hobbies

20 March 2015
Tossing Frisbee-like discs in competitive matches and repairing vintage radios are their part-time pursuits

Chief Scientist of CERT Leads IEEE’s Efforts in Advancing Cybersecurity

6 March 2015
Greg Shannon works to safeguard computer systems from serious threats

Mildred Dresselhaus is the First Woman to Receive the IEEE Medal of Honor

13 March 2015
‘Queen of Carbon Science’ contributed to major advances in electronics and materials research

Meet the Candidates for 2016 IEEE President-Elect

20 March 2015
Karen Bartleson and Fred Mintzer campaign to lead the organization in 2017

Proposed Amendment to the IEEE Constitution

20 March 2015
Members are asked to vote on the revisions

Should We Fear a Catastrophic Cyberattack?

6 March 2015
Many experts say there is reason to be concerned

IEEE Brings Together Top Security Specialists to Thwart Hackers

6 March 2015
Experts from CERT, Google, and others take on the most common security flaws

IEEE Brings Together Top Security Specialists to Thwart Hackers

6 March 2015
Experts from CERT, Google, and others take on the most common security flaws

Unhappy Workers are Increasingly Behind Security Breaches

17 March 2015
Companies must beware of hackers from within

Doing Work the Way We Always Have Discourages Creativity

16 March 2015
My view on how to learn from others in order to find our own solutions

Cigital's Gary McGraw Talks Malware and Cybersecurity Innovation

11 March 2015
The IEEE Senior Member is a leading expert in the field

IEEE's Evolving Role in Cybersecurity

18 March 2015
Video features the organization's latest projects in securing systems

Your Questions Answered: Cybersecurity Risks and Threats

31 March 2015
Three leading experts talk about security breaches and encryption

This Week in Tech History

3 March 2015
Celebrating the birthdays of three pioneering inventors

The IEEE of 2030 Begins Now

20 March 2015
Work is going on across the organization to chart a course for the future

For Hire: Ethical Hackers

12 March 2015
Organizations are seeking professionals who can break into their systems to find security glitches

Calendar: March–May 2015

17 March 2015
An interactive look at upcoming IEEE events and important dates in engineering history

Raymond Larsen: Bringing Power to the People Who Need it Most

5 March 2015
He will receive the 2015 IEEE Emberson Award for his humanitarian work

2014 IEEE Global Membership Stats Show a Mixed Picture

6 March 2015
Regions outside of the United States see growth while student membership dips

Six Ways to Improve Mobile App Security and Privacy

10 March 2015
But first developers must buy in to the fact that their users are worried

2015 Election Countdown

20 March 2015
A look at open positions and deadlines

Mildred Dresselhaus Talks About Her Life in Science

25 March 2015
The IEEE Medal of Honor recipient answers questions about carbon science and being a women in the field

No Clear Path for Prospective Cybersecurity Specialists

6 March 2015
Better training and credentials are needed to help industry meet the growing demand

Achievements: March 2015

27 March 2015
The following IEEE members were recently recognized by other organizations

Want to Combat Cyberattacks? Take a Lesson from Nature

19 March 2015
New research examines the analogy between installing security measures and how plants and insects fight off threats

Protecting Critical Infrastructures From Cyberattacks

26 March 2015
Ignoring the security of systems that run power plants, hospitals, and factories can have far-reaching consequences

IEEE Standards on Cybersecurity

6 March 2015
They cover a variety of applications, including authentication and data protection

Special Report: Cybersecurity

6 March 2015
Highlighting IEEE’s efforts to help engineers defend systems and outsmart hackers

Introducing the 2015 Class of Fellows

13 March 2015
They are an elite group of 300 pioneers in engineering, science, and technology

Five Elected to the 2015 Board of Directors

20 March 2015
New board members are leading IEEE this year

A Host of Resources to Fend Off Cyberattacks

6 March 2015
IEEE offers courses, podcasts, and publications to help combat computer-security threats

Upcoming IEEE Conferences Cover Malware and Identity Protection

6 March 2015
Other topics include cloud security and mobile privacy

A History of Hacking

6 March 2015
People have been breaking into systems electronically for more than a century

In Memoriam: March 2015

27 March 2015
IEEE mourns the loss of the following members

E-books on Cybersecurity

13 March 2015
Download them from the IEEE Xplore Digital Library

President Michel Urges IEEE to Work Toward a More Secure Future

13 March 2015
To remain a touchstone, the organization must evolve

IEEE Volunteer Highlights a Number of Innovations Within Africa

23 March 2015
Cofounder of a research and startup incubation organization discusses setbacks and opportunities

Does the Internet Need Governance to Drive Innovation?

24 March 2015
IEEE hosted a forum in Europe where participants debated the issues around constraining the Internet

The Global Growth of IEEE Membership

6 March 2015
Infographic highlights the organization's increasing presence around the world