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Associate Professor Mamoun Alazab

Associate Professor in the College of Engineering, IT and Environment

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Mamoun Alazab is an Associate Professor in the College of Engineering, IT and Environment at CDU. He is a cyber security researcher and practitioner with extensive industry and academic experience. His research is multidisciplinary and focuses on cyber security and the digital forensics of computer systems. It covers current and emerging issues in the cyber environment, such as cyber-physical systems and the internet of things, and considers the unique challenges in these environments, with a focus on cybercrime detection and prevention.

Mamoun holds a PhD degree in Computer Science and has published more than 70 research papers. He's presented at many invited keynotes talks and panels, at conferences and venues in Australia and abroad. In 2017 alone, he presented at 19 events. Mamoun has organised and participated in more than 70 conferences and workshops, including seven as a General Chair. He is also Senior Member of the IEEE and has been involved in research work to support business and government agencies, including the Australian Federal Police and major banks in Australia.

Mamoun has worked on many projects with government and industry bodies, including:

  • IBM
  • Trend Micro
  • The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA)
  • the Attorney General’s Department

He is an editor on several editorial boards including:

  • Associate Editor of IEEE Access (2017 Impact Factor 3.5)
  • Editor of the Security and Communication Networks Journal (2016 Impact Factor: 1.067)
  • Book Review Section Editor: Journal of Digital Forensics, Security and Law (JDFSL).
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