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Computing students in CERN security 'whitehat hacking' test Masters students from the School of Computing recently targeted the home of the Large Hadron Collider in a whitehat hacking exercise. The team of seven School of Computing students are computer security specialists who offered to help CERN (European Organisation for Nuclear Research ) test for potential security weaknesses. In 2012 scientists at CERN discovered evidence of Higgs boson, a key element of theore...

26 July 2016

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Employability Points success for Computing students Students from the School of Computing have been active in the University’s Employability Points (EP) scheme, winning rewards for their participation. The EP scheme rewards students for their involvement in extra-curricular activities whilst studying at the University of Kent. Students can claim 'Employability Points' for each activity completed and towards the end of each academic year, students can redeem their points for the chance to ...

21 July 2016

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100 Miles for Canterbury Food Bank Simon Thompson, Professor of Computing, and Peter Taylor-Gooby, Professor of Social Policy, together with the Food Bank Bear, are planning to do the 'London 100' Bike Ride on 31 July, to raise funds for Canterbury Food Bank. The Food Bank provides emergency food parcels to individuals and families in short term financial crisis across the Canterbury District. According to the latest child poverty statistics, there are over 4,000 children living in ...

18 July 2016

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RT @UniKentNews: Computing Masters students @UniKentComp test CERN security in ‘whitehat hacking’ exercise https://t.co/Bef9wKV4LI https:/…

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Last Updated: 26/07/2016