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The CfIA provides training and career development services for students and professionals through online and hands-on training and community events, special purpose conferences, and vendor specific training programs

CfIA News

Dr. Kan Yang was invited to serve as a TPC in the 15th IEEE International Conference on Mobile Ad hoc and Sensor Systems (IEEE MASS’18: Security and Privacy Track)
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Recent Publications from Dr. Kan Yang
Dr. Kan Yang has recently had two research papers accepted. Find the details here.

Dr. Dipankar Dasgupta recently featured in news "TNReady testing troubles over, for now" on News3 Channel Memphis, TN.
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Dr. Dipankar Dasgupta served as a Panelist at the 2018 SEC Academic Conference
Professor Dipankar Dasgupta, the director of the Center for Information Assurance, served as a panelist at the 2018 SEC Academic Conference on April 9, 2018. Read More >>

CfIA Students' Team won 2018 DOE Cyber Defense competition
A team of undergraduate students who are associated with the Center for Information Assurance (CfIA), who formed a registered student organization (RSO) open to all U of M students last year, won 1st place in the Department of Energy Cyber Defense Competition on April 7, 2018 at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Oak Ridge, Tennessee.  Read More >>

Patent on Adaptive Multi-Factor Authentication
The patent for Adaptive Multi-Factor Authentication has been approved by United States Patent and Trademark Office on 6th of March, 2018. US patent information at USPTO website.

CfIA hosts meeting for Raymond James Executive
On February 23, 2018, Mr. Kishen Sridharan, an executive from Raymond James, visited the University of Memphis to meet with Cybersecurity faculty, staff and students. The Center for Information Assurance (CfIA) partnered with the Office of Development and Career Services to host this event. Read More >>

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April 20

  Tangle: An Alternative to Block Chain For Future of Crypto Currency
By: Kishor Datta Gupta
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm, FIT 324
"Analysis of current blockchain based crypto currency limitations and opportunities of tangle based technology"

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