Amrita Becomes the Only University from India to Feature in Times Higher Education Millenial Universities List

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham is the only university from India to be featured in the Times Higher Education Millennial Universities list. Overall, 36 universities from 23 countries featured in the Millenial list.

RAMpage Attack Unlikely to Pose Real-World Risk Says Security Researchers from Amrita and other Universities

A group of security researchers from Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, University of Amsterdam, UC Santa Barbara, TU Wien, EURECOM, and IBM have discovered a critical vulnerability in every Android smartphone since 2012. Dubbed RAMpage by researchers, the vulnerability (CVE-2018-9442) is a variant of the previously known Rowhammer attack. The RAMpage vulnerability exists in memory cards due to a hardware bug. It works in such a way that once exploited, attackers can gain complete administrative control of the target Android device including smartphones and tablets. They can then steal sensitive content including passwords stored in the browser, personal photos, documents, instant messages, and emails.

Security Researchers at Amrita Discover Vulnerability in Android Smartphone Since 2012

A group of security researchers from Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, University of Amsterdam, UC Santa Barbara, TU Wien, EURECOM, and IBM have discovered a critical vulnerability in every Android smartphone since 2012. Dubbed RAMpage by researchers, the vulnerability (CVE-2018-9442) is a variant of the previously known Rowhammer attack. The RAMpage vulnerability exists in memory cards due to a hardware bug. It works in such a way that once exploited, attackers can gain complete administrative control of the target Android device including smartphones and tablets. They can then steal sensitive content including passwords stored in the browser, personal photos, documents, instant messages, and emails.

Cisco to Set Up Innovation Lab at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, along with four other academic institutions in India, has been chosen by the US-based tech giant, Cisco, to set up a network of 'Cisco thingQbator' labs, for enhancing digital skills development and entrepreneurship among the student community. The Internet of Things (IoT) makerspaces or innovation labs are being set up in collaboration with the Nasscom Foundation and will enable students to get hands on with technology and conceive digital solutions to solve local problems.

Cisco's thingQbator Labs to be set at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, along with four other academic institutions in India, has been chosen by the US-based tech giant, Cisco, to set up a network of 'Cisco thingQbator' labs, for enhancing digital skills development and entrepreneurship among the student community. The Internet of Things (IoT) makerspaces or innovation labs are being set up in collaboration with the Nasscom Foundation and will enable students to get hands on with technology and conceive digital solutions to solve local problems.

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