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Ali Bawazeer

Information Security Consultant

Information Security Consultant

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Sultan M. Al-Shahrani

Administrative Assistant

Administrative Assistant, Center of Excellence in Information Assurance

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Prof. Muhammad Khurram Khan


Dr. Muhammad Khurram Khan is a Full Professor at CoEIA. He is the Editor-in-Chief of ‘ elecommunication Systems’ published by Springer since 1993. He has published over 325 research papers and he is an inventor of 10 US/PCT patents. His research areas of interest are Cybersecurity, digital authentication, IoT and cloud computing security, biometrics, multimedia security, and technological innovation management. His detail profile can be visited at

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Assoc. Prof. Dr. Farrukh Aslam Khan


Dr. Farrukh Khan is an Associate Professor at the Center of Excellence in Information Assurance (CoEIA). He has over 60 publications in refereed international journals and conferences. His research interests include network security, intrusion detection, e-health security, and cloud computing. He has successfully supervised two PhD students and sixteen MS theses students.

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Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mohammed Sayim Khalil


An assistant professor at Center of Excellence in Information Assurance (CoEIA) at King Saud University since 2011. He received his Ph.D. in computer Science from Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Malaysia in 2010. He has been working on Biometric, pattern recognition and eHealth.

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Dr. Haider Abbas


Haider Abbas received his MS and PhD (Information Security) from KTH- Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden. He is working on various funded projects from US, EU, KSA and Pakistan. His professional services include Guest Editorships, Industry Consultations, Workshops Chair, TPC Member and Invited/Keynote Speaker for several international conferences.

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Assoc. Prof. Dr. Kashif Saleem


Kashif Saleem received his M.E. in Electrical Engineering - Electronics & Telecommunication, and Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from University Technology Malaysia in 2007 and 2011, respectively. His research interest Includes Information Security, Cybersecurity, Ubiquitous Computing, Mobile Computing, Intelligent Autonomous Systems, and Biological Inspired Algorithms.

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Dr. Abdelouahid Ahmed Derhab


Abdelouahid Derhab received the Ph.D. degrees in computer science from USTHB university, Algiers, in 2007. He was a full-time researcher at CERIST research center in Algeria from 2002 to 2012. He is currently an assistant professor at COEIA, King Saud University. His research interests are: network security, malware detection, and mobile security.

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Dr. Waleed Halboob


Received his PhD degree in cybersecurity and digital forensics from University of Putra Malaysia (UPM), Malaysia, in 2015. His research interests include digital forensics, privacy, access control, trusted computing, etc. He has published more than 18 articles and is now serving as a reviewer for several international Journals and conferences.

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Mr. Fajri Kusnu Kurniawan


He received Master of Science (M.Sc.) majoring in Computer Science in 2009 from Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (Malaysia). He has published numerous works in international prestigious conferences and journals. His main research interests are digital image/signal processing, digital forensics and biometrics.

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Mr. Nur Alhasa Haldar


Nur Al Hasan is working as researcher at CoEIA. He is part of Internet Surveillance and Forensics (ISurF) research lab. He completed his masters from Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi. He is keenly interested in applying data mining techniques for varied applications, including social network analysis, cyber forensics, web surveillance, and biomedical informatics.

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Wajdy Essam Ahmed

Software Engineer

Wajdy Essam is a systems architect with over 8 years of industry experience in a wide variety of domains including internet security, microservices, web and mobile applications. His working interests range from web application & APIs security, malware analysis to cryptography.

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Arif Ali Mondal

Software Engineer

I am a software engineer/Researcher and an avid programmer for many years. Experienced working in data mining and data driven products. Experienced designing and delivering a new product from scratch. Specifically interested in web intelligence, data mining, machine learning, Big Data. Specialties: Web applications, server-side systems, Web Crawler, Data Mining and Data Products

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Mohd Haji

Security Consultant

Mr. Mohd Haji is a bug hunter and currently working as an information security specialist at Center of Excellence in Information Assurance (CoEIA), King Saud University, Riyadh. He is ranked as a top 100 bug hunter in Bugcrowd globally . He is also ranked as No.1 Whitehat hacker in Facebook (2015, 2016 & 2017) from Hyderabad, India, Listed 2 times as top 10 Paypal bug hunter in the world. Moreover, Mr. Mohd secured more than 100 websites through bug bounty programs which include Google, Microsoft, Facebook, Paypal, etc.

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Eissa Bin Jubair

Software Engineer

Graduated with second-class honors in Software Engineering from King Saud University. Member of Future Technology Club for more than 2 years. And rewarded as the ideal student of the year 2017 at the college level. Intersected in Web Development.

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Dr. Isaac Farooq

Enterprise Architect & Cybersecurity Governance Specialist

Dr. Farooq is a seasoned techie, leader and strategist. His diverse domains of expertise lend to his role in Enterprise Architecture, Process improvement, and Cybersecurity. He is currently working as a Senior Consultant with KSU's Centre of Excellence in Information Assurance and managing a project portfolio of several key clients in the regional government and defense sectors