CfIA News

Navy ROTC Cybersecurity Training Grant
A joint effort of Engineering Technology and Computer Science has been awarded a $318,000 grant from the Department of Defense to build a team consisting of students capable of effectively conducting research studies in the area of cybersecurity, pairing a variety of skills with organization and leadership to enhance research outcomes in the ROTC program. Read More >>

Prof. Dasgupta Awarded New U.S. Patent
Prof. Dipankar Dasgupta has been awarded U.S. Patent 10,671,747, entitled "Multi-user permission strategy to access sensitive information."  Read More >>

The 11th Annual Mid-South Cybersecurity Summit
The Center for Information Assurance (CfIA) successfully hosted the 11th Annual Mid-South Cybersecurity Summit at FedEx Institution of Technology Building on the University of Memphis campus on October 5th 2018. Summit Report >>

Recent seminar by Prof. Dasgupta
On October 4, 2018, Prof. Dipankar Dasgupta gave an invited seminar under ACM Distinguished Speaker Program at the Gdnask University of Technology, Poland. More than 120 faculty and students attended the talk across different disciplines. Read More >>

CfIA director presents patented research at conferences
Professor Dipankar Dasgupta, the director of the Center for Information Assurance, delivered a keynote speech on July 15th at the ACM Workshop on Genetic and Evolutionary Computation in Defense, Security and Risk Management (SecDef @ GECCO 2018). The conference was hosted at Kyoto TERRSA in Kyoto, Japan. On July 17th, he also presented his patented-research on Adaptive Multi-Factor Authentication (A-MFA) at iChain, a company in Tokyo, Japan that is currently applying Blockchain Technology for insurance portfolio management. Read More >>

Dr. Dipankar Dasgupta on Local Memphis News
Dr. Dipankar Dasgupta, director of the Center for Information Assurance, was interviewed on Local Memphis news about recent data breach and data security. Read news >>

Dr. Dipankar Dasgupta gave an invited lecture at MIT
Prof. Dipankar Dasgupta, Director of the Center for Information Assurance (CfIA), gave an invited lecture on June 27th at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) as a guest speaker in their 2018 Professional Development Summer Workshop on Applied Cybersecurity. Read More>>

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Nov 15

  Benchmarking Security of Block-Chain
By: Kishor Datta Gupta
3:00pm - 4:00pm, FIT 324
"Talk about benchmarking security of block-chain"

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