Tom Welsh and Bashar Nuseibeh will contribute their security & privacy expertise in a new SFI-funded research project, Covigilant, which aims to generate evidence to inform Ireland’s digital contact-tracing strategy and app. One early outcome of the project is “A National Survey of attitudes to COVID-19 Digital Contact Tracing in the Republic of Ireland”, which found that a vast majority of Irish adults are willing to download a contact tracing app to their smartphone to curb the COVID-19 pandemic.
Bashar Nuseibeh has been appointed Editor-in-Chief of ACM Transactions on Autonomous and Adaptive Systems (‘TAAS‘), for a three-year term starting on 1st October 2017.
New Patent awarded on “Systems and methods for runtime adaptive security to protect variable assets” (US9330262 B2 building on US20140090071 A1). Inventors: Mazeiar Salehie, Liliana Pasquale, Claudio Menghi, Inah Omoronyia…
Bashar Nuseibeh has been elected a Member of Academia Europaea and a Fellow of the Irish Computer Society.
The article “On the Automated Management of Security Incidents in Smart Spaces” was featured as the IEEE Access “Article of the Week”. In this article, the authors (Faeq Alrimawi, Liliana…
Tom Welsh delivered a workshop on data security and its real-world implications to staff at Galway based Charity “Croi Na Gallimhe” this week.