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Improving the Cybersecurity of CNI using Modelling and Simulation

The PETRAS National Centre of Excellence for IoT System Cybersecurity presents a Policy Briefing on Improving the Cybersecurity of Critical National Infrastructure using Modelling and Simulation.

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PETRAS Community Development: The Internet of Guitars by Prof. Steve Benford

The PETRAS National Centre of Excellence for IoT Systems Cybersecurity has recently introduced the online PETRAS Community Development Programme sessions, hosted by Dr Claire Coulton, each of which is focused on a different research topic.

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New Initiative by the World Economic Forum (WEF) on IoT Cybersecurity

The PETRAS National Centre of Excellence for IoT Systems Cybersecurity supports the World Economic Forum's (WEF) new initiative calling for a global baseline for consumer IoT security.

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PETRAS Community Development: Internet of Things, Digital Twins, and Physical Digital Twins Session by Andy Stanford-Clark

The PETRAS National Centre of Excellence for IoT Systems Cybersecurity has recently introduced the online PETRAS Community Development Programme sessions, hosted by Dr Claire Coulton, each of which is focused on a different research topic.

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Funding Opportunity for PETRAS Academics through CyberASAP

Cyber Security Academic Startup Accelerator Programme (CyberASAP) is a 2-phase competition looking to identify the most promising commercial opportunities arising from Cybersecurity research, with special provision for PETRAS work, past or present.  

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PETRAS Announces Seven New Research Projects Transforming Knowledge into Practice

The PETRAS National Centre of Excellence for IoT Systems Cybersecurity announces seven new research projects funded through its Internal Strategic Projects and Engagement (ISPEF) Fund.

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PETRAS Community Development: Ian Forrester, BBC R&D in conversation with Prof Paul Coulton

The PETRAS National Centre of Excellence for IoT Systems Cybersecurity has recently introduced the online PETRAS Community Development Programme sessions, hosted by Dr Claire Coulton, each of which is focused on a different research topic.

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PETRAS Year in Review 2021

The PETRAS National Centre of Excellence for IoT Systems Cybersecurity has had a busy year with a multitude of online events, new research projects, and publications from our researchers and partners from across the UK. Here we present a year in review summary of the Centre’s highlights in 2021.

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New Publication about Illegal Content in E2EE Communications Relating to the PETRAS Sec-QBS Project

Work relating to the PETRAS’ Sec-QBS project team has been published by authors Shubham Jain, Ana-Maria Crețu, and Yves-Alexandre de Montjoye from Imperial College London. The paper, titled “Adversarial Detection Avoidance Attacks: Evaluating the robustness of perceptual hashing-based client-side scanning”, examines the efficiency of client-side scanning in E2EE (End-to-end encryption) communications.

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New Project Launched by PETRAS in Newcastle: What on Earth is the Internet?

PETRAS was in Newcastle on the 26th November 2021 launching an exciting new project: “What on Earth is the Internet?”. The workshops took place in the Urban Sciences Building in the Newcastle Helix, Newcastle Upon Tyne.

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The Edge of Tomorrow at the ESRC Festival of Social Science 2021 in Lancaster

On the 27th of November 2021, the Edge of Tomorrow project showcased their work at the ESRC Festival of Social Science 2021 in Lancaster. The project team comprises of Adrian Gradinar (PI), Michael Stead (CoI), Franziska Pilling (RA) and PETRAS Synthesis Fellow, Joe Bourne.

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