News Archive

Prabhakaran Named CAS Beckman Fellow

04/20/2011 - 5:46am   ITI professor Manoj Prabhakaran has been named a Center for Advanced Study Beckman Fellow for the academic year 2011-2012

Caesar Wins NSF CAREER Award for Debugging of Networked Systems

04/14/2011 - 5:46am   ITI faculty member Matthew Caesar has been honored with a Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Award from the National Science Foundation.

(Philadelphia Inquirer) What to do if You've Been Phished

04/07/2011 - 12:22pm   Philadelphia Inquirer columnist Jeff Gelles interviewed ITI director David M. Nicol on the topic of phishing.

Torrellas & Adve Named ACM Fellows

04/01/2011 - 5:46am   ITI professors Josep Torrellas and Sarita Adve have been named ACM Fellows for the class of 2010. Adve and Torrellas were recognized for their contributions to computing and computer science that have contributed fundamental knowledge to the field and generated a broad range of innovations in industry, commerce, entertainment, and education.

Registration Open for 2011 TCIPG Summer School on Cyber Security for Smart Energy Systems

03/28/2011 - 11:46pm   Power industry practitioners, researchers, and graduate students are invited to participate in the 2011 TCIPG Summer School on Cyber Secruity for Smart Energy Systems.

Roth Receives Google Faculty Award for Work in Information Trust

02/23/2011 - 4:46am   Information trust is being researched by ITI professor Dan Roth, with support of a Faculty Research Award from Google.

Mitra Receives NSF CAREER Award for Work on Reliability of Distributed Cyber-Physical Systems

02/08/2011 - 4:46am   Sayan Mitra has just won an NSF CAREER award that will support research on "Algorithms and Verification for Reliable Distributed Cyber-Physical Systems."

UI Professor Named Director of Program

02/07/2011 - 4:46am   NEWS-GAZETTE ARTICLE: 2/7/11

Nicol Named as New Director of Information Trust Institute

02/04/2011 - 4:46am   Professor David M. Nicol has been announced as the new director of the Information Trust Institute at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

Basar Publishes Book on Network Security

01/26/2011 - 4:46am   ITI professor Tamer Başar and his co-author Tansu Alpcan are helping those who are fighting security threats with their book Network Security, just published by Cambridge University Press.

Application Process Open for 2 ITI Student Programs

12/14/2010 - 4:46am   The Information Trust Institute is now accepting applications for two programs that offer scholarships and internships to students working in areas related to information trust.

TCIPG Center Hosts 2 Major Smart Grid Events

12/10/2010 - 4:46am   The Trustworthy Cyber Infrastructure for the Power Grid (TCIPG) Center in ITI has just hosted two major events designed to promote the study of cyber-security challenges and solutions among power industry entities and to disseminate information about new smart grid cyber security standards.

Award for Paper on Automatic Management of Logging Infrastructure

12/09/2010 - 4:46am   A paper by Information Trust Institute researchers was honored with a best-paper travel award from the National Security Agency.

ITI's Nicol Wins Best Paper Award

12/08/2010 - 4:46am   A technical paper by ITI's Prof. David M. Nicol and his student Kurt Thomas has won the Best Paper award at MALWARE 2010.

Kiyavash Earns AFOSR Young Investigator Award

10/29/2010 - 5:46am   ITI faculty member Negar Kiyavash is one of 43 researchers who have just received awards from the Air Force's Young Investigator Research Program.

Sanders Appointed to NIST Smart Grid Advisory Committee

10/04/2010 - 5:46am   ITI and TCIPG Director William H. Sanders has been appointed to the newly formed Smart Grid Advisory Committee of the National Institute of Standards and Technology.

Using Untrusted Software without Fear: Adve Pursuing New Security Solutions

09/15/2010 - 5:46am   Imagine being able to download and run software of unknown origin without having to worry about vulnerabilities in it that could be exploited by hostile entities. With the support of a new 4-year, $4.1 million research award from the U.S. IARPA agency, Professor Vikram Adve of the Information Trust Institute (ITI) and his team are going to bring us a few important steps closer to that goal.

2010 Winners of ITI Undergraduate Scholarships Announced

09/10/2010 - 5:46am   The Information Trust Institute (ITI) at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign has announced the 2010 recipients of scholarships under its Illinois Cyber Security Scholars Program (ICSSP), which supports undergraduate students at Illinois who are U.S. citizens working towards careers in information trust.

ITI Smart Grid Exhibit Opening at the Orpheum Museum

09/07/2010 - 5:46am   A new exhibit entitled "Mission Smart Grid" is opening at the Orpheum Children's Science Museum in Champaign, Illinois.

ITI to Collaborate with Korea on Smart Grid Security

07/22/2010 - 5:46am   The Information Trust Institute (ITI) at the University of Illinois has just entered into a cooperative research partnership with a research agency of the South Korean government.