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Jason Nurse comments on Fortnite's security flaws Dr Jason Nurse from the School of Computing Cyber Security Research Group commented in an article in Wired on security issues with Fortnite. A security flaw spotted in Fortnite means hackers could have allowed gamers’ login details to be compromised. But developer Epic Games didn’t even respond to the researchers who uncovered the vulnerability which affects the game’s 125 million players. Security researchers at Check Point Software have r...

21 January 2019

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Why Amazon, Facebook and Google don't need to spy on your conversations to know what you're talking about. Dr Jason Nurse from the School of Computing Cyber Security Research Group has written an article for The Conversation on why Amazon, Facebook and Google don't need to spy on your conversations to know what you're talking about. If you've ever wondered if your phone is spying on you, you're not alone. One of the most hotly deb...

17 January 2019

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Year In Computing Kickstart Lunch Many students are keen to learn the tech skills that will make them stand out to a graduate employer, or simply want to learn more about computing for their own interests. The Year in Computing gives Kent students from any subject area* the opportunity to add a Year in Computing to their degree to help improve their skills and employability. This extra year can be taken after stage 2 or any subsequent year of your degree (including your final year). Stu...

15 January 2019

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Last Updated: 05/12/2018