Lecture on Cybersecurity: Challenges and Concerns on 7 January

Main, CoE in Information Assurance, Lectures
Tuesday 1435/02/27 on 2013/12/31

King Saud UniversityKing Saud University’s Center of Excellence in Information Assurance (COEIA) is going to be organized a lecture on Cybersecurity: Challenges and Concerns on 7th January,2014 at Building number 31.

Muhammad_Khurram_KhanThe lecture will be given by Muhammad Khurram Khan, a member of the King Saud University’s Center of Excellence in Information Assurance (CoEIA) under the Weekly Presentation Program in the CoEIA's research and development department.

Khan is an extremely innovative researcher and scientist who received a more than half dozen U.S. patents and published 175 research papers International Journals and conferences.

He secured several national and international research grants under the domain of information security. Further, he is senior member of IEEE (USA), IACSIT (Singapore) and a member of IEEE technical committee on security and privacy (USA).

Summary of Lecture

King Saud UniversityTechnological innovations have enabled the substantial growth of cyberspace, which is transforming the way people, corporations, and governments interact, collaborate, and conduct their daily work. Cyberspace includes nearly every part of our daily lives, including the broadband networks, critical infrastructure, military & intelligence networks, education, healthcare, media & broadcast, financial institutions & business organizations, and the massive grids that power a nation.

Tentative Contents of Talk:
• Cybersecurity Basics
• Vulnerable Cyberspace
• Cybersecurity in Media
• Types of Cyber threats
• Cybersecurity Challenges
• Indigenous Cybersecurity R&D

You may also participate in lecture through webinar by this link.

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