Cloud computing security

Monday, 6th February 2012, 10:30 am (PDCC Meeting Room)
Speaker: Prof. Mark Ryan ((University of Birmingham, UK))
Title: Cloud computing security
 
Abstract:

The talk will be about cloud computing and its security. A general method for avoiding to have to trust cloud providers will be described, as well as a particular instance of it for content management systems.


 
Biography:

Mark Ryan is Professor of Computer Security at the University of Birmingham. His research interests are in privacy and security, in electronic voting, pervasive computing, and verification of security properties. He is an EPSRC "Leadership Fellow". (EPSRC is the national science funding council in the UK).