AFSecurity Seminar: Threat of Open-Source Intelligence
This case-study-based presentation demonstrates how open-source information can be collected and leveraged to attack critical infrastructure assets. Speaker: Sujeet Shenoi (University of Tulsa).
Threat of Open-Source Intelligence
|TIME: 14:00h, Friday 4 October 2019
PLACE: Kristan Nygaards Hall (Room 5370), IFI, UiO - OJD House
14:00h Welcom at UiO
- TALK: How Open-Source Intelligence is Used to Attack Critical Infrastructure Assets
SPEAKER: Sujeet Shenoi (University of Tulsa, USA)
ABSTRACT: This case-study-based presentation demonstrates how open-source information can be collected and leveraged to attack critical infrastructure assets. The case studies include the Stuxnet malware, information operations on an offshore oil and gas platform and a cyber and physical penetration of a financial entity.
Sujeet Shenoi is the F.P. Walter Professor of Computer Science and a Professor of Chemical Engineering at the University of Tulsa, Tulsa, Oklahoma; and a member of the technical staff at Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory, Laurel, Maryland. An active researcher with specialties in cyber security, cyber operations, critical infrastructure protection and digital forensics, Dr. Shenoi works on exciting “problems” ranging from helping solve homicides to penetrating telecommunications systems, oil and gas pipelines, wind farms and voting machines. Dr. Shenoi is the Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Critical Infrastructure Protection (Elsevier); and Editor of the Advances in Digital Forensics and Critical Infrastructure Protection (Springer) series, now in their thirteenth and eleventh volumes, respectively. He spearheads the University of Tulsa's elite Cyber Corps Program that trains “MacGyvers” for U.S. government agencies, and is the Director of the Cyber Security Education Consortium, a National Science Foundation ATE Center that is building a high-tech workforce in the Southwestern United States. For his innovative strategies integrating academics, research and service, Dr. Shenoi was named the 1998-1999 U.S. Professor of the Year by the Carnegie Foundation.