Computers & Security
ESPOONERBAC: Enforcing security policies in outsourced environments
Muhammad Rizwan Asghar received his B.Sc. (Hons.) degree in Computer Science from University of the Punjab, Lahore, Pakistan, in 2006. In 2009, he obtained his M.Sc. degree in Information Security Technology from Eindhoven University of Technology, the Netherlands. He joined Create-Net (an international research center based in Trento, Italy) in 2010. Currently, he is a Ph.D. candidate at University of Trento, Italy. His research interests include access controls, applied cryptography, cloud computing, security and privacy.
Mihaela Ion received her B.Sc. in Information Technology and M.Sc. in Computer Science from International University in Germany. During her studies, she conducted various research projects with University of Marseille in France, SAP Waldorf and IBM Research Boeblingen in Germany. She joined CREATE-NET in 2007 where she's been working on various EU and Italian projects. Her research topics include data confidentiality in publish/subscribe systems, privacy for e-health applications, distributed identity and trust management. She is currently a Ph.D. candidate at the University of Trento working on security of publish/subscribe systems.
Giovanni Russello is a lecturer at the University of Auckland, New Zealand, and leads the Security technical group within the iNSPIRE area at CREATE-NET in Trento, Italy. Giovanni received his M.Sc. (summa cum laude) in Computer Science from University of Catania, Italy in 2000. In 2006, he obtained his Ph.D. from the Eindhoven University of Technology. After obtaining his Ph.D., Giovanni moved to the Policy Group in the Department of Computing at Imperial College London. Giovanni's research interests include policy-based security systems, privacy and confidentiality in cloud computing, smartphone security, and applied cryptography.
Bruno Crispo received his Ph.D. in Computer Security from University of Cambridge, UK in 1999, and holds an M.Sc. in Computer of Science (1993) from University of Turin, Italy. He is currently associate professor at University of Trento in Italy. He published more than 100 papers in international journals and in the proceedings of international conferences in the area of security and privacy. His research interests include security protocols and applied cryptography, access control, run-time policy enforcement and more recently smart-phone security and malware detection. He is senior member of IEEE and member of ACM.