cyber security

The University of Rhode Island kicks off its annual Honors Colloquium lecture series Tuesday.  This year’s theme is cyber security.

Stories of computer hacking seem to be all over the news these days.  Most recently Home Depot’s payment systems were hacked, leaving debit card information potentially exposed. URI professor of computer science Ed LaMagna said that most people are unaware just how vulnerable they are online.

Providence Business News Editor Mark Murphy joins Rhode Island Public Radio's Dave Fallon for a weekly business segment we're calling "The Bottom Line." Each Friday they look at business news and themes that affect local business and the public.