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  • Cybersecurity 

    Ferguson, R. Ian; Coull, Natalie J. (Scottish Consortium of Crime and Criminal Justice, 2016-11-30)
  • The Internet of Things – The future or the end of mechatronics 

    Bradley, David A.; Russell, David; Ferguson, R. Ian; Isaacs, John P.; MacLeod, Allan M.; White, Roger (Elsevier, 2015-03-18)
    The advent and increasing implementation of user configured and user oriented systems structured around the use of cloud configured information and the Internet of Things is presenting a new range and class of challenges ...
  • A method for resolving security vulnerabilities through the use of design patterns 

    Walker, Nick; Coull, Natalie J.; Ferguson, R. Ian; Milne, Allan C. (Springer, 2014-05-14)
    Most software development companies conduct in-house testing of their code prior to releasing their product, yet software vulnerabilities are still found every single day in the most prevalent of applications. Memory ...
  • On the digital forensic analysis of the Firefox browser via recovery of SQLite artifacts from unallocated space 

    Bagley, Robert; Ferguson, R. Ian; Leimich, Petra (Canterbury Christ Church University, 2012-09)
    A technique and supporting tool for the recovery of browsing activity (both stored and deleted) from current and recent versions of the Firefox web-browser is presented. The generality of the technique is discussed: It is ...
  • Perception of risky security behaviour by users: survey of current approaches 

    Shepherd, Lynsay A.; Archibald, Jacqueline; Ferguson, R. Ian (Springer, 2013)
    What constitutes risky security behaviour is not necessarily obvious to users and as a consequence end-user devices could be vulnerable to compromise. This paper seeks to lay the groundwork for a project to provide instant ...
  • Reducing risky security behaviours: utilising affective feedback to educate users 

    Shepherd, Lynsay A.; Archibald, Jacqueline; Ferguson, R. Ian (MDPI, 2014)
    Despite the number of tools created to help end-users reduce risky security behaviours, users are still falling victim to online attacks. This paper proposes a browser extension utilising affective feedback to provide ...
  • Using multiple GPUs to accelerate string searching for digital forensic analysis 

    Bayne, Ethan; Ferguson, R. Ian; Sampson, Adam T.; Isaacs, John P. (Association of Digital Forensics, Security and Law (ADFSL), 2016-09)
    String searching within a large corpus of data is an important component of digital forensic (DF) analysis techniques such as file carving. The continuing increase in capacity of consumer storage devices requires corresponding ...