The Center for the Advancement of Research and Education in Information Assurance (CARE-IA) at RIT strives to provide the leadership for information Assurance education and research to provide creative and innovative educational and research experience, to promote collaboration between colleges, government and Industry in IA research, training, and curriculum development.
The mission of the RIT CARE-IA is to promote advanced education and research in the theoretical principles and best practices underlying computer and network security, digital forensics, and information assurance. In particular, CARE-IA outreaches to minority serving institutions and community colleges in the development of the IA curriculum. CARE-IA facilitates collaboration with other institutions and industry and foster experience in undergraduate research.
CARE-IA Lecture Series
October 19, 2012
"Clearing the Red Forest"
Michael Sikorski,Technical Director at Mandiant and a member of the Mandiant Labs (M-Labs) leadership team, co-author of the book “Practical Malware Analysis”
September 21, 2012
"Steganography and Steganalysis of Digital Images: Current Trends and Challenges"
Dr. Jan Kodovsky, Postdoctoral Associate at the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Binghamton University
May 18, 2012
Dr. Gang Tan, Assist. Prof. of Computer Science and Engineering, Lehigh University
"Software Security at the Binary Level"
April 2, 2012
the founder of Strategic Cyber LLC
"Fast and Easy Hacking with Armitage"
October 14, 2011
Laura Lee, Division Manager for the National Security Systems Business Unit of SPARTA, Inc
"Most Difficult Cyber Defense Challenges --- Ripe for University Research"
April 1, 2011
Bruce Potter, the chief technologist and cofounder of Ponte Technologies
"Shifting from Defense to Detection: The Reality of Securing a Modern Network"
February 10, 2011
Two Special Agents from Rochester FBI office
"The World of Cyber Crime - Your Local FBI's Perspective"
November 11, 2010
Mike Miller, CISSP VP of Federal Programs, Global Crossing
"The Current State of Digital Communications and Future Directions"
November 10, 2010
Todd Colvin, CPP, CISSP, CISA, CISM, GSNA, Director of Enterprise Data Security, Paychex
"Current and Future Security Threats and Tactics"
August 26, 2010
Dr. Thomas Chen, Professor and Head of Networking and Security Group
Swansea university, UK
"A Perspective on Open Research Problems in Web Security"