Security and Privacy

Carnegie Mellon boasts one of the largest university-based security research and education centers in the world, and our faculty work in all areas of security: software security, network security, formal methods, threat analysis and modeling, cryptography, business risk assessment and economic implications, and usable privacy and security.

Our efforts come together in CyLab, a unique multidisciplinary, university-wide organization devoted to computer security research. CyLab draws its more than 50 faculty and 130 grad students from six colleges. Current interdisciplinary CyLab research thrusts include trustworthy computing platforms and devices; next-generation secure and available networks; mobility; security of cyber-physical systems; secure home computing; survivable distributed systems and outsourced services; and privacy protection.

Faculty working in this area:

Last First Title Emailsort ascending
Agarwal Yuvraj Assistant Professor
Wang Weina Assistant Professor
Satyanarayanan Mahadev Carnegie Group Professor of Computer Science
Harper Robert Professor
Steenkiste Peter Professor of Computer Science And Electrical And Computer Engineering
O'Donnell Ryan Professor
Fredrikson Matthew Assistant Professor
Blum Manuel Bruce J. Nelson University Professor
Maxion Roy Research Professor
Yang Jean Assistant Professor
Wing Jeannette Adjunct Faculty
Sherry Justine Assistant Professor
Hoffmann Jan Assistant Professor
Goyal Vipul Associate Professor
Fanti Giulia Assistant Professor
Garlan David Associate Dean for Masters Programs; Professor
Pfenning Frank Professor
Siewiorek Daniel Buhl University Professor of Electrical And Computer Engineering And Computer Science; Faculty
Andersen David Professor
Brumley David Affiliated Faculty
Datta Anupam Associate Professor, CSD, ECE
Crary Karl Associate Professor
Von Ahn Luis Consulting Professor
Aldrich Jonathan Director, Software Engineering Ph.D. Program; Professor
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