Student and Faculty/Student Research

  • Journals

    Yosef Lehrman
    "The Weakest Link: The Risks Associated With Social Networking Websites," Journal of Strategic Security, 63 (Summer-2010). .

  • Conference Proceedings

    Robert Zack, Charles Tappert and Sung-Hyuk Cha
    “Performance of a Long-Text-Input Keystroke Biometric Authentication System using an Improved k-Nearest-Neighbor Classification Method,” Proceedings of the 4th IEEE International Conference on Biometrics: Theory Applications and Systems – BTAS 2010 (Sep 1, 2010).

    Darren Hayes and Vijay Reddy
    “The Impact of Microsoft's Windows 7 on Computer Forensics Examinations,” Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) (May 1, 2010).

    Darren Hayes and Shareq Qureshi
    "A Framework for Computer Forensics Investigations Involving Microsoft Vista," Proceedings of the 2008 Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers – IEEE Long Island Systems Applications and Technology Conference (May 2008).

    Namchul Shin and Robert Yanus
    “Critical Success Factors for Managing an Information Security Awareness Program,” Proceedings of the 6th ISOneWorld Conference (Apr 2007).

  • Technical Reports

    Robert Zack, Charles Tappert and Sung-Hyuk Cha
    “Performance of a Long-Text-Input Keystroke Biometric Authentication System Using an Improved k-Nearest-Neighbor Classification Method,” CSIS Technical Report, 276 (Sep 2010).

  • Doctoral Dissertations

    Yonesy Nunez, Frances Gustavson (Advisor)
    “Maximizing an Organization’s Information Security Posture by Distributedly Assessing and Remedying System Vulnerabilities,” (June 2011).

    Alex Tsekhansky, Li-Chiou Chen (Advisor)
    “Byzantine-Reliable Domain Name Service protocol in networks in limited Public Key Infrastructure,” (Apr 21, 2010).

    Borming Chiang, Li-Chiou Chen (Advisor)
    “A Feasibility Study: Secure Public Key Infrastructure with Quantum Key Distributions in Grid Computing,” (Jan 2007).

    Mary Villani, Charles Tappert (Advisor)
    “Keystroke Biometric Identification Studies on Long-text Input,” (Jun 2007).

  • Other Student and Faculty/Student Publications

    Vinnie Monaco, Edyta Zych, Omar Canales, Thomas Murphy, John Stewart, Charles Tappert, Alex Castro, Ola Sotoye, Linda Torres, and Greg Truly
    “A Stylometry System for Authenticating Students Taking Online Tests,” Proceedings of The Michael L. Gargano 9th Annual Student/Faculty Research Day, (May 2011).

    Vinnie Monaco, Edyta Zych, Tyrone Allman, Mino Lamrabat, Mandar Manohar, John Stewart, Charles Tappert, Hassan Poorshatery, Geoffrey Garcia, Elizabeth Teracino, Xiaolu Zhao, and Robert Zack
    “A Keystroke Biometric System Test Taker Setup and Data Collection,” Proceedings of The Michael L. Gargano 9th Annual Student/Faculty Research Day, (May 2011).

    Michael Isola, John Granger, Arthur Gadayev, and Wojciech Hojdysz
    “Investigation of Freeware Biometric Products,” Proceedings of The Michael L. Gargano 9th Annual Student/Faculty Research Day, (May 2011).

    John Deluca, Dwight R. Worley, Horace Henry, Pierre Folkes, and Ned Bakelman
    “A System-wide Keystroke Biometric System,” Proceedings of The Michael L. Gargano 9th Annual Student/Faculty Research Day, (May 2011).

    Stamatios Cheirdaris, Dmitry Nikelshpur, Charles Tappert, Alexander Cipully, Roberto Rodriguez, Rohit Yalamanchi, Abou Damon, Stephanie Pierce-Jones, and Robert Zucker
    “A Character Recognition Study Using a Biologically Plausible Neural Network of the Mammalian Visual System,” Proceedings of The Michael L. Gargano 9th Annual Student/Faculty Research Day, (May 2011).

    Vishal Almeida, Andrew Karnbad, Palak Shah, and Steve Kim
    “Forensics Tools for Social Network Security,” Proceedings of The Michael L. Gargano 9th Annual Student/Faculty Research Day, (May 2011).

    Juan F. Amadiz, Jian T. Liu, Giovanni Lugones, Shashanka Tripuraneni, Alex Alexandrou, and Sadia Ismat
    “Investigation of Two Licensed Biometric Products,” Proceedings of The Michael L. Gargano 9th Annual Student/Faculty Research Day, (May 2011).

    Robert Zack, Abhishek Kanchan, Priyanka Ranadive, Sagar Desai, Pooja Mahotra, Ning Wang, Charles Tappert
    “Keystroke Biometric: Receiver Operating Characteristics (ROC) Experiments,” Proceedings of The Michael L. Gargano 8th Annual Student/Faculty Research Day (May 2010).

    John C. Stewart and Kirk M. Anne
    “The Scalability of Keystroke Biometrics in Access Control and Identity Management Systems,” Proceedings of The Michael L. Gargano 8th Annual Student/Faculty Research Day (May 2010).

    Gregory Shaloub, Robin Simon, Ramesh Iyer, Jayendra Tailor and Sandra Westcott
    “Stylometry System – Use Cases and Feasibility Study,” Proceedings of The Michael L. Gargano 8th Annual Student/Faculty Research Day (May 2010).

    Joseph Mesai, Sudhir Panda, Girisha Rajappa, Senthil Selvaraj and Swapana Revankar
    “Botnet Detection and Mitigation,” Proceedings of The Michael L. Gargano 8th Annual Student/Faculty Research Day (May 2010).

    Michael Lam, Upen Patel, Mark Schepp, Teresa Taylor and Robert Zack
    “Keystroke Biometric: Data Capture Resolution Accuracy,” Proceedings of The Michael L. Gargano 8th Annual Student/Faculty Research Day (May 2010).

    Jonathan M. Leet
    “Going Beyond the Lewinson-Zubin Assessment Scales: Refinement of Handwriting Analysis through Combination Techniques,” Proceedings of The Michael L. Gargano 8th Annual Student/Faculty Research Day (May 2010)

    SeethaRam Janapala, Shiladitya Roy, Jackson John, Luca Columbu, Joseph Carrozza, Robert Zack and Charles Tappert
    “Refactoring a Keystroke Biometric System,” Proceedings of The Michael L. Gargano 8th Annual Student/Faculty Research Day (May 2010).

    Darren Hayes, Vijay Reddy and Shareq Qureshi
    “The Impact of Microsoft’s Windows 7 on Computer Forensics Examinations,” Proceedings of the Long Island Systems Applications and Technology Conference – LISAT 2010 (May 2010).

    Kurt Doller, Sarika Chebiyam, Smita Ranjan, Elyse Little-Tores and Robert Zack
    “Keystroke Biometric System Test Taker Setup and Data Collection,” Proceedings of The Michael L. Gargano 8th Annual Student/Faculty Research Day (May 2010).

    Ana Caicedo, Chang Yun, David Germosen, Sandeep Indukuri, Mudassar Malik, Deepthi Tulasi, Max Wagner, Robert Sack and Charles Tappert
    “Keystroke Biometric: Data/Feature Experiments,” Proceedings of The Michael L. Gargano 8th Annual Student/Faculty Research Day (May 2010).

    Anastasia Burke, Divij Durve, Monique Marks, Sung-Hyuk Cha and Demos Athanasopoulos
    ”Forensic Evidence Management Information Systems (FEMIS),” Proceedings of The Michael L. Gargano 8th Annual Student/Faculty Research Day (May 2010).

    Andrew Boyd, Todd Kelsey, Joel Silcott, Richard McCarron, Chang Yun, Tariq Wali, Anurag Govil, Jothy Pottukalam and Gopi Keshavan
    “Online Privacy Behavior Laboratory Study Summary,” Proceedings of The Michael L. Gargano 8th Annual Student/Faculty Research Day (May 2010).

    Kaven Williams, Scott Densten, Ron Chin, Diana Diamond, Chris Morgenthaler and Andrew Boyd
    “Social Networking Privacy Behaviors and Risks,” Proceedings of The Michael L. Gargano 7th Annual Student/Faculty Research Day (May 2009).

    Michael Wuench, Mingfei Bi, Evelin Urbaez, Shaji Mary Varghese, Michael Tevnan, Mary Villani and Charles Tappert
    “Keystroke Biometric Test-Taker Authentication System,” Proceedings of The Michael L. Gargano 7th Annual Student/Faculty Research Day (May 2009).

    Thomas Virgona
    “September 11, 2001: Lessons Learned for Planning Disaster Recovery,” Proceedings of The Michael L. Gargano 7th Annual Student/Faculty Research Day (May 2009).

    Sunday Olatunbosun, Aaron Dancygier, Jayson Diaz, Stacy Bryan and Sung-Hyuk Cha
    “Automating the Lewinson-Zubin Handwriting Personality Assessment Scales,” Proceedings of The Michael L. Gargano 7th Annual Student/Faculty Research Day (May 2009).

    Marilyn Silva, Rajeswari Ian, Anu Nagpal, Anthony Glover and Steve Kim
    “Virtual Forensics: Social Network Security Solutions,” Proceedings of The Michael L. Gargano 7th Annual Student/Faculty Research Day (May 2009).

    Yonesy Nunez
    “Maximizing an Organization’s Information Security Posture by Distributed Assessment and Remedy of System Vulnerabilities,” Proceedings of The Michael L. Gargano 7th Annual Student/Faculty Research Day (May 2009).

    Faune Hughes, Daniel Lichter, Richard Oswald and Michael Whitfield
    “Face Biometrics: A Longitudinal Study,” Proceedings of The Michael L. Gargano 7th Annual Student/Faculty Research Day (May 2009).

    Darren Hayes and Shareq Qureshi
    “Implications of Microsoft Vista Operating System for Computer Forensics Investigations,” Proceedings of the 5th Annual Conference on Long Island Systems, Applications and Technology – LISAT 2009 (May 2009).

    Janet Cheng, Jennifer Hoffman, Therese LaMarche, Ahmet Tavil, Amit Yavad and Steve Kim
    “Forensics Tools for Social Network Security Solutions,” Proceedings of The Michael L. Gargano 7th Annual Student/Faculty Research Day (May 2009).

    Andrew Boyd, Kaven Williams, Ron Chin, Scott Densten, Diana Diamond and Chris Morgenthaler
    “Big Yellow Taxi: The Erosion of Personal Privacy within Social Media,” Proceedings of The Michael L. Gargano 7th Annual Student/Faculty Research Day (May 2009).

    Jackie Abbazio, Sasha Perez, Denise Silva, Robert Tesoriero, Frederic Penna and Robert Zack
    “Face Biometric Systems,” Proceedings of The Michael L. Gargano 7th Annual Student/Faculty Research Day (May 2009).

    Alpha Amatya, James Aliperti, Thomas Mariutto, Ankoor Shah, Michael Warren, Robert Zack and Charles Tappert
    “Keystroke Biometric Authentication System Experimentation,” Proceedings of The Michael L. Gargano 7th Annual Student/Faculty Research Day (May 2009).

    Elizabeth Wood, Julio Zelaya, Eric Saari, Kenneth King, Mike Gupta, Nicola Howard, Sadia Ismat, Mary Angela Kane, Mark Naumowicz, Daniel Varela and Mary Villani
    “Longitudinal Keystroke Biometric Studies on Long-text Input,” Proceedings of the 2008 Pace University Seidenberg School Student/Faculty Research Day (May 2008).

    Darren Hayes and Shareq Qureshi
    “Microsoft Vista: Serious Challenges for Digital Investigations,” Proceedings of the 2008 Pace University Seidenberg School Student/Faculty Research Day (May 2008).

    Clara Eusebi, Cosmin Gliga, Deepa John and Andre Maisonave
    “A Data Mining Study of Mouse Movement, Stylometry, and Keystroke Biometric Data,” Proceedings of the 2008 Pace University Seidenberg School Student/Faculty Research Day (May 2008).

    K. Calix, M. Connors, D. Levy, H. Manzar, G. McCabe and Sandra Westcott
    “Stylometry for E-mail Author Identification and Authentication,” Proceedings of the 2008 Pace University Seidenberg School Student/Faculty Research Day (May 2008).

    Tarjani Buch, Andreea Cotoranu, Eric Jeskey, Florin Tihon and Mary Villani
    “An Enhanced Keystroke Biometric System and Associated Studies,” Proceedings of the 2008 Pace University Seidenberg School Student/Faculty Research Day (May 2008).

    Swati Bharati, Rumeiz Haseem, Raheel Khan, Mark Ritzmann and Alex Wong
    “Biometric Authentication System Using the Dichotomy Model,” Proceedings of the 2008 Pace University Seidenberg School Student/Faculty Research Day (May 2008).

    Nkem Ajufor, Antony Amalraj, Rafael Diaz, Mohammed Islam and Michael Lampe
    “Refinement of a Mouse Movement Biometric System,” Proceedings of the 2008 Pace University Seidenberg School Student/Faculty Research Day (May 2008).

    Robert Goodman, Matthew Hahn, Madhuri Marella, Christina Ojar and Sandra Westcott
    “The Use of Stylometry for Email Author Identification: A Feasibility Study,” Proceedings of the Pace University Seidenberg School of CSIS Student/Faculty Research Day (May 2007).

    Mark Ritzmann and Lars Weinrich
    “Strategies for Managing Missing or Incomplete Data in Biometric and Business Applications,” Proceedings of the Pace University Seidenberg School of CSIS Student/Faculty Research Day (May 2007).

    Charles Tappert and Jean R. Ward
    “Shorthand Handwriting Recognition for Pen-Centric Interfaces,” Proceedings of Pace University Ivan G. Seidenberg School of CSIS Student/Faculty Research Day (May 4, 2007).

    Adam Weiss, Anil Ramapanicker, Pranav Shah, Shginese Nobel and Larry Immohr
    "Mouse Movements Biometric Identification: A Feasibility Study, " Proceedings of the Pace University Seidenberg School of CSIS Student/Faculty Research Day (May 2007).