COMPUTER SCIENCE DEPARTMENT COLLOQUIUM SERIES PRESENTS
“Hunting Cyber Crime: From Code to Infrastructure “
The technological progress in today’s Internet not only fosters a booming industry, but also offers new opportunities to criminals. In recent years, cyber attacks are getting more sophisticated, being launched in a larger scale and leading to worse consequences. Detection based on code signatures, an approach still dominating security market, is seen less and less effective nowadays.
Zhou Li is a research scientist at RSA Labs. His research covers web security, cyberfraud measurement and vulnerability discovery. Before joining RSA Labs, he worked as a Research Assistant at Indiana University Bloomington from 2009 to 2013 and as a Research Intern at Microsoft Research Silicon Valley in 2011. He received B.S. degree and M.S. degree in Computer Science from Wuhan University, China, and obtained Ph.D. degree in Computer Science from Indiana University Bloomington. Zhou has published over 20 research papers and many were in top security conferences including IEEE S&P, Usenix Security and CCS. His work was reported by many media outlets like New York Times, The Register, and etc.
Date: Tuesday, March 7th, 2017
Time: 11:00am to 12:00pm
Location: ECS South 2.102 TI Auditorium
Refreshments will be served at 10:45am