|Dr. Anup K. Ghosh
Anup K. Ghosh, Ph.D. is Vice President of Research at Cigital and a world-renowned expert in e-commerce security.
He is the author of E-Commerce Security: Weak Links, Best Defenses (Wiley, 1998),
a definitive guide to e-commerce security, and Security and Privacy for E-Business (Wiley, 2001).
Dr. Ghosh's areas of research expertise include intrusion detection, mobile code security, software security
certification, malicious software detection/tolerance, assessing the robustness of Win32 COTS software,
and software vulnerability analysis. He has served as principal investigator on grants from DARPA, NSA, AFRL, and
NIST's Advanced Technology Program and has consulted with Fortune 50 companies to assess the security of
e-commerce systems. Dr. Ghosh has written more than 40 peer-reviewed technical publications, is a regular contributor
to popular trade publications, and has been interviewed on Internet credit card fraud on CNBC Business News.
Dr. Ghosh recently received an IEEE Third Millennium Medal for Outstanding Contributions to E-Commerce Security.
In February 2001, the District of Columbia Council of Engineering and Architectural Societies (DCCEAS) named
Dr. Ghosh "Young Engineer of the Year."
He holds a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from Worcester Polytechnic Institute and an M.S. and Ph.D.
in Electrical Engineering from the University of Virginia.