Institute of Information Security, founded in Dec. 1997, is one of the earliest professional research organizations on information security established in the universities. It has become an outstanding high-Tech research institute integrating the industry, academic and research.
The institute has 3 professors or researcher and 1 associate professor. There are more than 60 post-graduates and 10 doctors. Three Academicians, Dequan He, Changxiang Shen and Zhongyi Zhou, are invited to guide the institute’ research and discipline development.
In the recent five years, the institute has undertaken a great many of research projects on information security, including the National 863 High-tech Program, the National Science and Technology Program, and Ministry and National Defense Program. The institute has obtained a series of research achievements, such as the National Second Prize for Progress in Science and Technology, provincial and ministerial first and second prize for progress in Science and Technology. The institute has already put its research projects on the market, including Fire Wall, VPN system, Host Monitoring and Auditing system, and Host Security and Document Protection system.
The institute has published up to 100 research papers, including more than 20 SCI/EI index papers. Besides, information security related monographs, such as information system security, information system security engineering, VPN and Network security, as well as the 11th-five-year plan national text books, such as theories and technologies of information system security and applied cryptography, are published for the undergraduates and post-graduates in the area of information security as the references. The institute has drafted and completed the national information security standard GB/T 18794, that is , Information technology - Open Systems Interconnection - Security frameworks for open systems.
Key Research Areas:
ü Information security assurance system
ü Network attack and defense technology
ü Network information processing and monitoring technology
ü Protecting Network data security technology
ü Information System Security Risk Assessment and Control technology
ü Analyzing Public Opinions on the Internet theory and technology
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