Handbook of Research on Modern Cryptographic Solutions for Computer and Cyber Security

Handbook of Research on Modern Cryptographic Solutions for Computer and Cyber Security

Brij Gupta (National Institute of Technology Kurukshetra, India), Dharma P. Agrawal (University of Cincinnati, USA) and Shingo Yamaguchi (Yamaguchi University, Japan)
Release Date: May, 2016|Copyright: © 2016 |Pages: 589
ISBN13: 9781522501053|ISBN10: 1522501053|EISBN13: 9781522501060|DOI: 10.4018/978-1-5225-0105-3

Description

Internet usage has become a facet of everyday life, especially as more technological advances have made it easier to connect to the web from virtually anywhere in the developed world. However, with this increased usage comes heightened threats to security within digital environments.

The Handbook of Research on Modern Cryptographic Solutions for Computer and Cyber Security identifies emergent research and techniques being utilized in the field of cryptology and cyber threat prevention. Featuring theoretical perspectives, best practices, and future research directions, this handbook of research is a vital resource for professionals, researchers, faculty members, scientists, graduate students, scholars, and software developers interested in threat identification and prevention.

Topics Covered

The many academic areas covered in this publication include, but are not limited to:

  • Ad Hoc Network Security
  • Botnet Detection
  • Cyber Crime
  • Cyber Warfare
  • Defense Techniques
  • Forensic Tools
  • Visual Analytics
  • Wireless Security

Reviews and Testimonials

Computer scientists and engineers deal with different aspects of cyber-security, among them a new view of privacy in social networks: strengthening privacy during propagation, audio stego intrusion detection system through a hybrid neural tree model, security issues and countermeasures of online transactions in electronic commerce, provable security for public key crypto-systems: how to prove that the crypto-system is secure, and applying face recognition techniques in video for biometric security: a review of basic methods and emerging trends.

– ProtoView Reviews

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Author(s)/Editor(s) Biography

B. B. Gupta received PhD degree from Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee, India in the area of information security. He has published more than 50 research papers in international journals and conferences of high repute. He has visited several countries to present his research work. His biography has published in the Marquis Who’s Who in the World, 2012. At present, he is working as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer Engineering, National Institute of Technology Kurukshetra, India. His research interest includes information security, cyber security, cloud computing, web security, intrusion detection, computer networks and phishing
Dharma P. Agrawal has been serving as the Ohio Board of Regents Distinguished Professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computing Systems, University of Cincinnati, OH. He was a Visiting Professor of ECE at the Carnegie Mellon University, on sabbatical leave during the autumn 2006 and winter 2007 Quarters. He has been a faculty member at North Carolina State University, (1982- 1998) and Wayne State University, (1977-1982). He has been a consultant to the General Dynamics Land Systems Division, Battelle, Inc., and the U. S. Army. He has held visiting appointments at AIRMICS, Atlanta, GA, and the AT&T Advanced Communications Laboratory, Whippany, NJ. He has published a number of papers in the areas of Parallel System Architecture, Multicomputer Networks, Routing Techniques, Parallelism Detection and Scheduling Techniques, Reliability of Real-Time Distributed Systems, Modeling of C-MOS Circuits, and Computer Arithmetic. His recent research interests include applications of sensor networks in monitoring Parkinson’s disease patients and neurosis, applications of sensor networks in monitoring fitness of athletes’ personnel wellness, applications of sensor networks in monitoring firefighters physical condition in action, efficient secured communication in Sensor networks, secured group communication in Vehicular Networks, use of Femto cells in LTE technology and interference issues, heterogeneous wireless networks, and resource allocation and security in mesh networks for 4G technology. He has eight approved patents, one personal pending patent and twenty four patent filings in the area of wireless cellular networks. He received B.S. in Electrical Engineering from National Institute of Technology, Raipur, India, in 1966, M.S. (Honors) in Electronics and Communication Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee, India, in 1968, and the D. Sc. Electrical Engineering from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Lausanne, Switzerland, in 1975. He has been very active professionally. He has co-authored several books and delivered keynote speeches at 40 different international conferences. He has published 675 papers, given 57 different tutorials and extensive training courses in various conferences in USA, and numerous institutions in Taiwan, Korea, Jordan, UAE, Malaysia, and India in the areas of Ad hoc and Sensor Networks and Mesh Networks, including security issues. He has been appointed as the founding Editor-in-Chief of the Central European Journal of Computer Science, Versita.
Shingo Yamaguchi is currently an Associate Professor in the Graduate School of Science and Engineering, Yamaguchi University, Japan. He received the B.E., M.E. and D.E. degrees from Yamaguchi University, Japan, in 1992, 1994 and 2002, respectively. He was an Assistant Professor (Research Associate) in the Faculty of Engineering, Yamaguchi University, from 1997 to 2007. He was also a Visiting Scholar in the Department of Computer Science at University of Illinois at Chicago, United States, in 2007. Since 2008 he has been at the present post. He has published almost 100 transaction, proceeding, and survey papers of IEEE, IEICE, and so on. He was a Conference Chair of IEEE international conferences such as GCCE 2014 and GCCE 2015. He is currently the Chapter Chair of IEEE Consumer Electronics Society West Japan Joint Chapter. He is an Area Editor of IEICE Transactions on Fundamentals of Electronics, Communications and Computer Sciences. He is a senior member of IEEE and IEICE.

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