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FICS Research Students Develop Experimental PCBs for Cybersecurity Research Training

Published: Dec 19th, 2016

Graduate students at FICS Research have developed a series of experimental printed-circuit boards (PCBs), unique to the University of Florida, that are being used to train the university’s first cohort […]

New SeCurity and AssuraNce (SCAN) Lab Now Operational

Published: Nov 21st, 2016

The Florida Institute for Cybersecurity (FICS) Research is pleased to announce the opening of the SeCurity and AssuraNce (SCAN) Lab, a 2,500 square foot security research laboratory housing over $7M […]

New Hardware Security Journal Founded by FICS Research Faculty Now Accepting Submissions

Published: Nov 20th, 2016

FICS Research Education Director, Prof. Swarup Bhunia, and and Co-director, Prof. Mark Tehranipoor, have established a new academic serial publication entitled the Journal of Hardware and Systems Security (HaSS). The […]

FICS Research Student Wins Award at 2016 BioCas Conference

Published: Nov 2nd, 2016

Robert Karam, a PhD student at the University of Florida’s Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) advised by FICS Research Director of Education, Prof. Swarup Bhunia, was awarded a […]

FICS Research Co-Director Selected as IEEE Cybersecurity Ambassador

Published: Oct 11th, 2016

We are proud to announce that FICS Research Co-director Mark Tehranipoor has been named a Cybsi Ambassador in Cybersecurity by the Intstitute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), “the world’s […]

FICS Research Ph.D. Students Win Awards at 2016 SRC TECHON

Published: Oct 6th, 2016

Three FICS Research doctoral students were recognized with Best In Session Awards at this year’s SRC TECHON in Austin, Texas. The Semiconductor Research Company (SRC) is a world class technology […]

Tektronix Equipment Prominently Featured in New SCAN Lab

Published: Jul 21st, 2016

Tektronix, Inc., a leading worldwide provider of measurement solutions, recently announced that the Florida Institute for Cybersecurity Research (FICS Research) at the University of Florida Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering […]

Extortion Extinction: Researchers Develop A Way to Stop Ransomware.

Published: Jul 11th, 2016

Ransomware – what hackers use to encrypt your computer files and demand money in exchange for freeing those contents – is an exploding global problem with few solutions, but a […]

FICS Research Team Wins Awards at 2016 HOST Symposium

Published: Jun 10th, 2016

Members of the FICS Research team brought home two Best Paper Awards and one Best Paper Nomination from this year’s HOST Symposium! The IEEE International Symposium on Hardware Oriented Security and […]

June Publication News

Published: Jun 3rd, 2016

Congratulations to the following FICS Research faculty and students who had papers accepted for publication this month:    Thomas Shrimpton, Martijn Stam and Bogdan Warinschi, “A Modular Treatment of Cryptographic […]