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:

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