As we conclude our fourth year of research and education, we invite you to join us April 16-18 for the Third Annual Information Security Symposium. Each year our goal is to provide an opportunity to meet students, staff and faculty; learn about our educational initiatives; explore some of our research initiatives; and interact with our sponsors, affiliates, and friends.Registration: http://www.conf.purdue.edu/cerias/ For more information regarding the symposium: http://www.cerias.purdue.edu/news_and_events/events/symposium/
Researchers at North Carolina State University (NCSU) are conducting an online survey about Internet privacy. The survey is supported by a National Science Foundation research grant.
A Call for papers has been issued for the 18th IFIP International Information Security Conference
(SEC 2003), to be held in Athens, Greece May 26th - 28th, 2003. More information on this conference and the call for papers can be found at:
The Call for Papers issued for the ACM Workshop on Scientific Aspects of Cyber Terrorism has been extended through August 1, 2002. More details are available at:
CERIAS has been awarded a National Security Agency grant to establish a Center for the Development of Faculty in Information Assurance.
One of the country’s pioneering figures in computer security was honored in a special ceremony at the Commerce Department’s National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) on June 18, 2002.
CERIAS, Discovery Park, EPICS and other Purdue groups will be displaying exhibits at Indiana’s State Fair as part of the Indiana 2016 program.
Law Enforcement Tools and Technologies for Investigating Cyber Attacks: A National Needs Assessment is now available from the Institute for Security Technology Studies.
A Call for Papers has been issued for the ACM Workshop on Scientific Aspects of Cyber Terrorism, taking place on November 21, 2002 in Washington D.C. More information about submissions and the workshop are available at:
This article in the L.A. Times is testament to the need for information security on all machines - personal or professional. It talks about compromising home PCs with high speed connections and about CERT’s recent warning that home users need to be watching for malicious activity.