New CESG Initiative Builds on IISP Skills Framework

RHUL PR Today, Vigilance - The Security Magazine, et al. The Information Security Group, along with a consortium including the IISP (Institute of Information Security Professionals) and CREST (Council for Registered Ethical Security Testers), is to provide certification for UK Government Information Assurance (IA) professionals as part of the UK Government’s investment in cyber security. For further details click here

Professor Chris Mitchell to deliver Keynote Speech at EuroPKI 2011

RHULProfessor Chris Mitchell from the ISG has been invited to be a keynote speaker at EuroPKI 2011 (8th European Workshop on Public Key Infrastructures, Services and Applications) which takes place between 15th and 16th September 2011 in Leuven, Belgium.

ISG New Academic Year 2011-12

Royal Holloway Founder's Building north sideThe new 2011-12 academic year is fast approaching and the Information Security Group look forward to meeting all new students and welcoming back continuing students to the department.

Enrolment information for students can be found here and the ISG (Information Security Group) induction will be on Thursday 22 September and further details can be found here.

ISG Smart Card Centre Open Day - Tuesday 6th September 2011

 RHULWe are delighted to announce that the ISG Smart Card Centre (SCC) Open-Day will be held this year on 6th September 2011. As usual the Open-Day acts as a relaxed networking and exhibition event for its sponsors, supporters and industry lecturers plus honoured guests and students.

ISG OWASP Seminar - Thursday 8th September 2011

RHULOn Thursday 8th September the ISG and OWASP (Open Web Application Security Project) will hold a joint seminar at Royal Holloway. Daniel Cuthbert will be giving a talk entitled 'Doing it for the Lulz: Why Lulzsec has shown us to be an ineffective industry.'

MSc Information Security Admissions 2011-12

Royal Holloway Founder's Building north sidePlease be aware that the Admissions Office at Royal Holloway, University of London are currently experiencing delays in processing applications for the MSc Information Security for the academic year 2011-12. If you have received acknowledgement that your application has been received, then it is currently being processed, however there may be a small delay in confirming your decision.