CERIAS’s Director, Gene Spafford, was interviewed by the PKI Forum on August 30. Click
here to see what he had to say.
The Fourth Annual e-ProtectIT Infrastructure Security Conference will be held March 20th - 22nd 2002 at Norwich University in Northfield, VT. If you are interested in this or any other conference, please check out the CERIAS
This two day course will provide an interesting look at Information Security as it crosses two of the most popular platforms in today’s world. We will be looking at the security of Unix and Windows 2000. This course will highlight several areas of security including: IP Based Restriction, File System Security, File System Sharing to the Network, Cryptography, Delegation of Control, Logging, Creating a Forensic Trail, Intrusion Detection, and Virus Detection. We will look at each of these areas and how you can most effectively implement them on each platform.
The Office of the President here at Purdue University has released a formal message to the Purdue community concerning the recent terrorist attacks on American cities.
This announcement includes details on a one year-institute which includes participation in a 4-day workshop, some readings beforehand, participation and 4 half-day sessions facilitated at a distance. No further travel is required after the 4-day workshop. Over the course of the year, you will be engaged as both a learner and a teacher. For more specific information, please see the online description and to register, fill out the online application and send it in.
This callout is a mixer for faculty and Purdue students to
to get together and find out if CERIAS is for you or if any project captures your interest. You can work for credit or pay, or even volunteer - you can learn a lot by participating in a project. In any case, having a national center of excellence on your resume won’t hurt your career. If you are interested, please give us some information to help match your skills to projects. You may print it and bring it to the callout, or email it to Pascal Meunier. The callout will be held:
The kid-friendly, parent and teacher hotlists are still available and are a great resource for links appropriate for children.
Abhilasha Bhargav was named a recipient of the Intel Research Award Contest for Undergraduate Students. Abhilasha will work under the direction of Professor Wagstaff with a focus on watermarking.
CERIAS’ director, Gene Spafford, was recently bestowed two honors. The first, the Information Systems Security Association recognized him as a Hall of Famer for 2001 and the National Colloquium for Information Systems Security Education awarded him the William Hugh Murray Medal for his outstanding contributions to information security. You can read more about it in this article at Yahoo.
IFIP/sec is the annual conference of IFIP-TC11 on “Security and Protection in Information Processing Systems”. This year the conference is back in Europe: it will be held at Disneyland Paris, from June 11-13, 2001. More information on this conference is available online.