The Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) announced yesterday that Fred B. Schneider, Director of the Information Assurance Institute, has been appointed to the ACM  Advisory Committee on Security and Privacy (ACSP). The ACSP consists of twelve experts in the field of information security and assurance, privacy, cybercrime, and allied fields.  See http://www.acm.org/usacm/ACSP/Media/ACSP.htm for the full text of the ACM press release and http://www.acm.org/usacm/ACSP/homepage.htm for more information about ACSP. 

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