02/08/2018 - 4:30pm Major storms can damage not only the conventional physical elements of the oil and gas delivery systems -- such as the actual pipelines -- but also the hardware that supports the cyber systems used to control those delivery systems. The Cyber Resilience Energy Delivery Consortium is looking to create more secure and resilient cyber systems for the oil and gas industry.
01/11/2018 - 4:30pm The new initiative, funded by the National Reseach Foundation, will work to make information systems both trustworthy and secure.
01/10/2018 - 9:15am The IEEE Computer Society (IEEE-CS) Board of Governors has confirmed incoming editors in chief of their publications, including Professor David M. Nicol who will oversee IEEE Security & Privacy, the most widely read journal on security and privacy in computing.
11/27/2017 - 7:15pm CREDC researcher Adam Hahn develops innovative methods to understand power grid vulnerabilities and bolster system security.
11/16/2017 - 10:30am CSL researchers Sriramya Bhamidipati and Grace Gao developed a method to locate power grid hackers using GPS signals, earning them a Best Presentation Award at the 2017 ION GNSS+ conference.
11/14/2017 - 9:15am Discover magazine recently examined the potential resiliency of modern society through a historical, archeological lens. ITI Director David Nicol weighs in.
11/02/2017 - 7:00am University of Illinois researchers are working to develop an academic curriculum focused specifically on cybersecurity ethics, with the goal of helping students to think through ethical challenges inherent in cybersecurity while they are developing technological skills.
10/31/2017 - 7:39am ITI and ECE graduate student Varun Badrinath Krishna's work at the intersection of machine learning, computer security, and energy systems has earned him a spot in the Siebel Scholars Class of 2018.
10/25/2017 - 3:11am University of Illinois researcher Sibin Mohan is working to create more secure and resilient real-time embedded systems through a three-year, $500,000 grant funded by the National Science Foundation.
10/09/2017 - 7:20am ITI's Sibin Mohan is working on a $6.1 million ONR grant to improve the software security, manageability, and performance of systems through "deboating" containers, a light-weight variant of a virtual machine.
08/08/2017 - 9:26am The Illinois tool, called The Dashboard, is a web-accessible software package that simplifies the process of implementing the new DFARS provisions while simultaneously meeting the NIST Cyber Security Framework (CSF) standard.
06/09/2017 - 9:34am Researchers, led by Research Assistant Professor Sibin Mohan, aim to strengthen green energy sources against cyberattacks.
05/30/2017 - 3:46am Richmond will be responsible for overseeing ITI's budget, serving as a liaison with sponsors and other stakeholders, promoting industry collaborations, and representing ITI on various campus committees.
05/11/2017 - 2:16am The goal is to assist power utilities in establishing baseline resilience metrics for bulk power systems (BPS), such as power plants or large substations, which are responsible for generating and transmitting energy.
04/27/2017 - 8:14am The new tool can be applied to many fields, particularly the ballooning $2.75 billion cyberinsurance market.
04/24/2017 - 4:31am The tool allows security analysts to make practical and informed decisions about the security of their critical infrastructure system, such as a smart power grid.
04/12/2017 - 4:45am This work, led by PhD student Monowar Hasan and ITI research assistant professor Sibin Mohan, won Best Paper Award at the 2016 Real-Time Systems Symposium.
03/31/2017 - 4:52am With two grants totaling $1.7 million, an ITI team will develop tools and mechanisms to combat threats to our nation's energy systems.
03/28/2017 - 9:00am Aerospace Engineering Assistant Prof. Grace Gao has been selected for the College of Engineering Dean's Award for Excellence in Research, an honor bestowed on only a handful of the college's assistant professors each year.