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    TLI's Mike Johnson cautions public about jump in phishing scams, correlated to COVID-19, when holiday shopping

    A tech company reports an increase in phishing attempts this month, believed to be associated with the increase in online shopping as a result of COVID-19 restrictions. TLI's Mike Johnson, director of the M.S. in Security Technologies (MSST) program, advises people to take extra caution when shopping online this year.

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    TLI Faculty Member Chosen to Sit on President-Elect Biden's COVID-19 Advisory Board

    Dr. Michael Osterholm, a member of the TLI faculty and director of the Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy at the University of Minnesota, was selected by President-Elect Biden to sit on his newly-formed COVID-19 Advisory Board. He gave some insight into the board's goals and priorities to MPR on Tuesday.

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    Taking Care of Your Career: Professional Education in Uncertain Times

    In uncertain times such as these, furthering one’s professional growth may seem like a bridge too far. Anxiety about more immediate concerns can consume our thoughts. The financial health and prospects of our employers, the challenges of finding a new job in this environment, the uncertainty about what our workplaces and work lives will be like on the other side of the pandemic — these are all continuing sources of concern.

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    Corporate Security Lessons for Law Enforcement

    MSST faculty member Carol Martinson talks with the Minnesota Chiefs of Police Association about how the Technological Leadership Institute's cyber security and data acquisition courses can position law enforcement leaders for success on the job and after.

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    IEEE Smart Grid and What it Means for Us All

    Dr. Massoud Amin co-authored an article for the December 2015 IEEE Smart Grid newsletter about how the Smart Grid has developed in 2015 and what we can expect in the future.

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    Technological Leadership Student Shows How Phone Apps Can Spy on You

    M.S. in Security Technologies student Brian Hill was featured on Good Morning America to explain the dangers of cell phone geolocation apps.

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    MSST Student Discusses Cell Phone "Stalking" Apps

    Brian Hill, forensics expert and M.S. in Security Technologies student at the Technological Leadership Institute at the University of Minnesota, warns Fox 9 viewers about the dangers of a new cyber trend: stalking apps.

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    Shiffer: Data on Minnesota cyberattacks hidden from public

    The Star Tribune asks cyber security expert Dr. Massoud Amin about Minnesota's risk for data breaches.

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