2016 HEAnet National Conference – DNS: A hole in your firewall

On the 11th of November 2016, ITB was represented at the HEAnet National Conference in Galway by Dr. Anthony Keane and Stephen Sheridan. Anthony and Stephen gave a presentation entitled “DNS: A hole in your firewall” which focused on covert communications that use the Domain Name Service (DNS) as a means to embed hidden messages….

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Rising Star in Security

Check out the Peerlyst profile for one of our research team members, Neha Thethi. “Wondering what the future of cyber security might hold? Your thoughts may turn to dark places: terrorists creating mayhem at power stations, hackers making the Internet of Things rise up against us. When those scenarios become too oppressive, think of the brilliant, imaginative, and…

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Facilities & Equipment

The Security Research group is housed in a state-of-the-art research laboratory at ITB to facilitate the top level research being carried out in co-operation with the Learning and Inovation Centre (LINC) centre, with 50 sq m of research space. All full-time researchers (MSc/PhD) are allocated a desk, phone and personal computer in the LINC building to…

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