UAE Security Day – 2013

CCS-AD has been working in the past year to develop a high quality research program that addresses challenges relevant to the UAE and the region. To address this goal CRISSP-AD is organizing a day long meeting to explore research collaborations among researchers in UAE universities who work in the broad field of cyber security and privacy. The goal of this meeting is to develop ambitious and high impact research projects and to… Read More

CSAW’13 – High School Forensic Challenge

  Congratulations to UAE finalist teams ‘Ins0mnia’ from Emirates International School Meadows, and ‘Bitfield’ from The Indian High School! The two teams received an expense-paid trip to New York City to compete in the 2013 CSAW @ NYU HSF competition finals on November 15, 2013.  Both teams were performed very well and ranked right after the top three teams among 12 competing teams. We thank all the students and their mentor teachers… Read More

Do You Trust Your Chip Workshop – 2013

The 2nd Do You Trust Your Chip workshop, sponsored by CCS-AD, focused on Hardware Security. Experts from industry (Intel, IBM, SRC) and academia (Carnegie Mellon, Duke University, University of Texas at Dallas etc.) presented the latest advancements in the field of Hardware Security. Topics ranged from Secure cloud computing to Detection of counterfeit IC electronics, providing a wide variety of new topics to the audience.   Organized by Michail Maniatakos, Assistant Professor of… Read More

Inaugural Workshop – 2013

CCS-AD has been established to facilitate cyber security research, education and practice in the UAE. In its inaugural workshop, CRISSP-AD hosts cyber security experts from government and industry as well as academics from leading institutions of the region, to address emerging threats in cyber security and how the various stakeholders can work together to address them. In addition to developing a collaborative research agenda, the workshop also focuses on developing human capital in… Read More