Work in progress speaker, Saleh Al-Hashmi, discussing ‘Cyber Security and Sentiment’

Fri 16 Aug 2019
15:30 - 16:30


Franciscan Building Room F06
Room F06, Verney Park


Amy Barnes
01280 828350

Saleh Al-HashmiSupervisor: Dr Harin Sellahewa

The number of cyberattacks has risen dramatically in recent years. Last year Equifax, one of the largest credit agencies in U.S was breached and the personal information of around 143 million individuals were

exposed. However, human factor represents a significant part of the information security problem and solution. The community behaviour of the hackers and individuals may provide insights into malicious

activity. The aim of this research is to explore the potential of using user sentiment concept as a cybersecurity sensor to predict cyber security attack.