Research Fellow Deputy Director: Helsinki-Aalto Center for Information Security (HAIC)
Aalto University, Finland
Department of Computer Science
Konemiehentie 2, Espoo
Email: [firstname].[lastname]@ieee.org@ajpaverd | LinkedIn
12/2017: [Publications] Our paper SafeKeeper: Protecting Web Passwords Using Trusted Execution Environments, and our SafeKeeper demo paper have both been accepted for The Web Conference (WWW) 2018.
12/2017: We have many scholarships available for students starting a Masters Degree specializaing in Information Security at Aalto University, including scholarships from the Helsinki-Aalto Center for Information Security.
11/2017: I have been selected as one of the recipients of the British Fulbright Cyber Security Scholar Award for 2017-18. I will be visiting Gene Tsudik at the University of California, Irvine in Summer 2018.
10/2017: [Students] Klaudia Krawiecka's masters thesis Improving Web Security Using Trusted Hardware has been selected as the best Information Security masters thesis in Finland for 2016-17. See press releases from Aalto, Tietoturva, Tivia, and Oxford. Congratulations Klaudia!
10/2017: I have been appointed as a Deputy Director of the Helsinki-Aalto Center for Information Security (HAIC), with the mandate to establish and lead the new HAIC public outreach initiative.
|10/2017 - present||Research Fellow, Aalto University, Finland
Deputy Directory of the Helsinki-Aalto Center for Information Security (HAIC)
|10/2015 - 09/2017||Post-doctoral researcher, Aalto University, Finland
Secure Systems Group with N. Asokan
|10/2011 - 09/2015||DPhil Computer Science, University of Oxford (Balliol College)
Supervisors: Andrew Martin and Ian Brown
|01/2011 - 09/2011||M.Sc. Electrical & Computer Engineering, University of Cape Town
Supervisor: Mike Inggs
|01/2007 - 12/2010||B.Sc. Electrical Engineering, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg|