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Duquesne Professor Part Of Team Creating Breakthrough Online Security Database

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So much of our lives are lived online these days. Whether it’s paying bills or socializing the concern about keeping our personal information is ever-present. However, a team of mathematicians from around the world have been working on a database that will make our internet, credit and debit transactions even more secure. Our guest, Anna Haensch, assistant professor of mathematics at Duquesne University has been part of this effort and joins us to explain how it will impact our lives.

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