Cybercrime Summer School

The 7th Strathclyde International Perspectives on Cybercrime Summer School will run Monday 19th-Friday 23rd August 2024 at the University of Strathclyde. Bookings close 5th August. This includes a research symposium on Monday 19th August which can be booked separately. Students (PhD, MSc, UG), practitioners, and academics are welcome to register.

The interdisciplinary summer school is jointly organised by the University of Strathclyde, Scotland; OTH Amberg-Weiden, Germany; and Simon Fraser University, Canada. Organisers: Karen Renaud, Daniel ThomasAndreas Aßmuth, Richard Frank, and Juraj Sikra.

The summer school is hosted by The University of Strathclyde's StrathCyber Academic Centre of Excellence in Cyber Security Research (ACE-CSR).

 

 

Academic Centre of Excellence in Cyber Security Research in association with the National Cyber Security Centre and the UKRI Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council

The summer school is sponsored by SICSASICSA* The Scottish Informatics & Computer Science Alliance

Information for participants

Attendees of the summer school should bring their own laptops with them for the practical sessions.

Reading materials for participants are avaialble. Folder names correspond to topics.

Draft Schedule

Subject to change without notice. Last updated 2024-07-05.

  Start Length Session Topic Speaker
Monday research symposium August 19th 2024
9:00 30 Registration    
9:30 5
Session 1.1
Welcome Karen Renaud (University of Strathclyde, Computer & Informaiton Sciences)
9:35 30 IT security and AI Andreas Aßmuth (OTH Amberg-Weiden)
10:05 30    
10:35 30   Richard Frank (Simon Fraser University)
11:05 15 Break    
11:20 30
Session 1.2
   
11:50 30   Mandy Singh
12:20 40 Lunch    
13:00 30
Session 1.3
Local cybercrime policing Shane Horgan (Edinburgh Naiper University)
13:30 30    
14:00 30 Improving cybercrime reporting Juraj Sikra (University of Strathclyde, Computer & Information Sciences)
14:30 15 Break    
14:45 30
Session 1.4
Security Concerns of Cloud Computing Mohammad Tayebi (Simon Fraser University)
15:15 30   Birgit Schippers (University of Strathclyde, Law)
15:45 30 Password Cracking, comparison of GAN and traditional approaches Theresa Weber (OTH Amberg-Weiden)
16:15   End    
Tuesday summer school August 20th, 2024
9:30 10
Session 2.1
Introductions Richard Frank (Simon Fraser University)
9:40 45
OSINT workshop
Jamie O’Hare (University of Abertay)
10:25 45
11:10 15 Break    
11:25 45
Session 2.2
Online child sexual victimization Christine A. Weirich (University of Leeds, Law)
12:10 45 Well-being of cybersecurity professionals Ali Farooq (University of Strathclyde, Computer & Information Sciences)
12:55 40 Lunch    
13:35 45
Session 2.3
Cyber criminal law Gaia Fiorinelli (School of Advanced Studies - Pisa)
14:20 45 Cybercrime decision making John McAlaney (Bournemouth University)
15:05 15 Break    
15:20 45 Session 2.4   Elliott Peterson (FBI senior special agent)
16:05   End    
Wednesday summer school August 21st 2024
9:30 45
Session 3.1
  Chelsea Jarvie (University of Strathclyde, Computer & Information Sciences)
10:15 45   Ben Collier (University of Edinburgh)
11:00 15 Break    
11:15 45
Session 3.2
Cybercrime Perspective in ASEAN countries
Manmeet Kaur (Universiti Sains Malaysia)
12:00 45
12:45 40 Lunch    
13:25 45
Session 3.3
  Mohammad Tayebi (Simon Fraser University)
14:10 45 Power network security James Irvine (University of Strathclyde, Electronic and Electrical Engineering)
14:55 15 Break    
15:10 45
Session 3.4
fin. sextortion in SA Abdulaziz Alzubaidi (Umm Al-Qura University)
15:55 45    
16:40   End    
Thursday summer school August 22nd 2024
9:30 45
Session 4.1
CHERI and Memory Safety Jeremy Singer (University of Glasgow)
10:15 45   Ryan Gibson (University of Strathclyde, Computer & Information Sciences)
11:00 15 Break    
11:15 45
Session 4.2
 
Ian Ferguson (University of Abertay)
12:00 45  
12:45 40 Lunch    
13:25 45
Session 4.3
Phishing Workshop
Andreas Aßmuth (OTH Amberg-Weiden)
Richard Frank (Simon Fraser University)
14:10 45
14:55 15 Break
15:10 45
Session 4.4
15:55 45
16:40   End    
Friday summer school August 23rd 2024
9:30 30
Session 5.1
  Mona Kherees (University of Strathclyde, Computer & Information Sciences)
10:00 30   Maria Lamond (Abertay University)
10:30 30 Cybercriminal youth networks Joeri Loggen (The Hague University of Applied Sciences)
11:00 15 Break    
11:15 30
Session 5.2
Side-Channel Attack on Physical User Interaction with Computer Systems Darren Fürst (OTH Amberg-Weiden)
11:45 45   Jide Edu (University of Strathclyde, Computer & Information Sciences)
12:30 40 Lunch    
13:10 45
Session 5.3
Distributed Denial of Service attacks Daniel Thomas (University of Strathclyde, Computer & Information Sciences)
13:55 45 Revealing Cumulative Risks in Online Personal Information Emma Nicol (University of Strathclyde, Computer & Information Sciences)
14:40 15 Break    
14:55 45
Session 5.4
  Jan De Muijnck-Hughes (University of Strathclyde, Computer & Information Sciences)
15:40 45 Closing thoughts Richard Frank (Simon Fraser University)
16:25   End