Cyber Security & Resilience

Newcastle Cyber Security & Resilence is recognised as a UK Academic Centre of Excellence in Cyber Security Research (ACE-CSR).

Our guiding vision is Protecting Society's Fabric, that is, pursuing research that is meaningful for the protection of the manifold systems that support society. The ACE-CSR features core research in traditional cyber security areas, such as, cryptography, distributed systems security, or cyber-physical systems, but also research in risk management, privacy and human factors.

UK-SPS Seminar 15th Sep - Title: Combinatorial String Dissemination

UK SPS Seminar Wed, 15 Sept, 15:00 – 16:00 (UK Time) Title: Combinatorial String Dissemination Speaker: Grigorios Loukides (KCL)

UK-SPS Seminar 8th Sept: Private Blocklist Lookups with Checklist

UK-SPS Seminar 8th Sept 2021- Title: Private Blocklist Lookups with Checklist Speaker: Dmitry Kogan (Stanford University)

UK-SPS Seminar 25th Aug:Do specifications lead to securely stored password

UK- SPS Seminar 25th August 2021 Title: “Do This! Do That! And nothing will happen”: Do specifications lead to securely stored passwords? (ICSE ’21) Speaker: Joseph Hallett (Bristol)

UK-SPS Seminar 18th August- Collective Information Security in Large-Scale Urban

UK-SPS Seminar-18th August UK-SPS Seminar Title: Collective Information Security in Large-Scale Urban Protests: the Case of Hong Kong [USENIX Security'21] Speaker: Rikke Bjerg Jensen (RHUL)

UK-SPS Seminar 11th August - Using Data while Protecting Privacy

UK-SPS Seminar 11th August Title :Using Data while Protecting Privacy in the Digital Era Speaker: Yves-Alexandre de Montjoye (Imperial College London)

UK-SPS Seminar 4th August - Framework for Effective Corporate Communication

UK-SPS Seminar 4th August Title: A Framework for Effective Corporate Communication after Cybersecurity Incidents Speaker: Jason Nurse (Kent)

UK-SPS Seminar 28th July 2021 Breaking and Fixing Microarchitectural

Title: InSpectre: Breaking and Fixing Microarchitectural Vulnerabilities by Formal Analysis Speaker: Roberto Guanciale (KTH)

UK-SPS Seminar 21st July 2021 - Confidential Computing

Title: Confidential Computing: Challenges Today and Opportunities Tomorrow Speaker: XiaoFeng Wang (Indiana University Bloomington) Host: Liqun Chen (Surrey)

UK SPS Seminar 14th July 2021 - The Eight Principles of Security Leadership

Title: The Eight Principles of Security Leadership: An insider’s view of SolarWinds & Supply Chain Failure Speaker: Ian Thornton-Trump (Cyjax) Host: David Hobbs (Oxford)

UK-SPS Seminar 7th July 2021 - Weaponizing Network Side Channels

UK SPS Seminar was held Wednesday 7th July 2021 Title - Weaponizing Network Side Channels: From TCP Hijacking to DNS Cache Poisoning - Speaker Zhiyun Qian (UC Riverside)

UK SPS Seminar 30th June 2021 - Information-Flow Analysis

Title: Information-Flow Analysis for Mobile and Wearable Device Security and Privacy Speaker: Jorge Blasco (RHUL)

UK-SPS Seminar 23rd June 2021 - High-Frequency Trading

Title: High-Frequency Trading on Decentralized On-Chain Exchanges Speaker: Arthur Gervais (Imperial College London)

UK-SPS Seminar 16th June 2021 - Usage Patterns of Privacy

Title: Usage Patterns of Privacy-Enhancing Technologies [CCS ’20] Speaker Kovila P.L. Coopamootoo (Newcastle)

Launch of UK Security and Privacy Seminar Series (UK-SPS)

Nineteen UK Universities have launched a weekly seminar program on security, privacy and allies topics.

Invitation to the UK Online Cyber Security PhD Network

An Invitation to Register on the UK wide network for PhD Students researching within Cyber Security

International Cyber Security announce its 2nd Capture the Flag

Country-to-Country (C2C) Capture the Flag (CTF) competition 2021

RISCS Showcase 2021 - 18 March 2021

RISCS held a live online showcase meeting

CyBoK Showcase - 2 March 2021

A virtual event of the University of Bristol to showcase Cyber Security Body of Knowledge (CyBOK) version 1.0 - Registration is now open

Cyber Security & Resilience Research Banner


Newcastle Cyber Security & Resilience has hosted and is hosting a range of future-looking research projects including two ERC grants, one on self-enforcing e-voting (SEEV) and one on confidentiality preserving security assurance (CASCAde). It is part of national research institutes and hubs, such as the UK Research Institute in Sociotechnical Cyber Security (RISCS) and PETRAS, a national centre of excellence for IoT cyber security.

Have a look at the overview of featured research projects.

Cyber Security & Resilience Teaching

Research-Led Teaching

Newcaste Cyber Security & Resilience is home to dedicated research-led teaching for cyber security & resilience topics, including the purpose-designed: