Dr. Sonia Fahmy joins Cyber Center
September 16, 2013
We are very pleased to announce that Dr. Sonia Fahmy has joined the Cyber Center in Purdue’s Discovery Park as Scientific Director of Network Systems. Dr. Fahmy is a professor of computer science at Purdue, a member of the Center for Education and Research in Information Assurance and Security (CERIAS).
A graduate of Ohio State University, Dr. Fahmy joined the Purdue Computer Science Department in 1999. Her research interests lie in the design and evaluation of network architectures and protocols and she is currently investigating network simulation/emulation, Internet measurement, network security, and wireless sensor networks. She is a member of the ACM and a senior member of the IEEE.
February 5, 2015
Cyber Center Researchers received the best paper award at the 8th International Conference on Network and System Security (NSS 2014). The paper, co-authored by Hasini Gunasinghe and Elisa Bertino (director of Cyber Center) and titled " Privacy Preserving Biometrics-Based and User Centric Authentication Protocol", proposes a novel privacy preserving biometrics-based authentication protocol by which users can authenticate to different service providers from their own devices without involving identity providers in the transactions.Read Full Story
November 5, 2014
Elisa Bertino, Professor of Computer Science, Director of Discovery Park Cyber Center and Research Director of CERIAS, receives today the SIGSAC Outstanding Contributions Award for her seminal research contributions and leadership in data and applications security over the past 25 years.Read Full Story