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2011-06-03 15:26:00

Cybersecurity Experts Share Thoughts on Growing Threats, Solutions UTICA, N.Y., June 3, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A Cyber Summit presented by Utica College and the Center for Internet Security (CIS) stressed a growing need for law enforcement to be savvy when it comes to growing cyber threats on regional, national and global security. "Understand that you are a target for the hacking community," said Patrick Gray, senior security strategist for Cisco Systems. "You're on the...

2010-12-29 09:20:00

Program to Kick Off with Residency in Asia-Pacific Region UTICA, N.Y., Dec. 29, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Utica College has answered the demand for advanced education to combat the rapid increase in global economic and financial crime by expanding its online Master's in Economic Crime Management to the Asia-Pacific region. According to the latest Kroll Annual Global Fraud Report, the amount lost by businesses to fraud due to theft of information and electronic data at global...

2010-12-21 14:07:00

UTICA, N.Y., Dec. 21, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) has granted accreditation to Utica College's baccalaureate nursing programs. The CCNE Board of Commissioners said the UC programs met or exceeded all four accreditation standards. The first three address program quality: mission and governance, institutional commitment and resources, and curriculum and teaching-learning practices. The fourth standard is program effectiveness:...

2010-12-09 15:52:00

UTICA, N.Y., Dec. 9, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- This week, a new threat emerged in the world of cybersecurity: "hacktivists" have openly launched retaliatory attacks on businesses, organizations and even governments, shutting down their websites for hours or days. "We are witnessing a cyber war, the likes of which have not yet been seen," said Randall Nichols, professor and director of the cybersecurity programs at Utica College. "But the reality is that this is the battlefield of the...

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  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.