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Dr. Sean Thorpe
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Qualification
Qualifications
  1. Ph.D. Computer Science, University of Technology, Jamaica
  2. M.Sc. Computer Science, University of West Minister ,London , United Kingdom,(November 2002)
  3. B.Sc. Computer Science, University of West Indies ( November 2000)
Courses
Courses Lecturing
Operating Systems
Computer Security
Analysis of Programming Languages
Courses
Honours/Awards

American National Science Foundation (NSF)
Travel Grant Award. IEEE Security and Privacy Conference , San Francisco , May 19-24, 2013.
American National Science Foundation (NSF)
Travel Grant Award, Annual Computer Science Conference in Computer Security Applications(ACSAC), December 3-7, 2012.
American National Science Foundation (NSF)
Travel Grant Award. To the SIAM Data Mining Conference held April 25-28, 2012, Anaheim California.
American National Science Foundation (NSF)
Travel Grant Award. To Virtual Environments (VEE) research conference on cloud computing, held March 2011 Newport Beach, California, USA.
OOPSLA
Award for teaching methods in Object Oriented Programming, Orlando, Florida, October 2009.
Fulbright Junior Faculty Development Award
Fulbright Junior Faculty Development Award @ Harvard University (Summer 2009)
Document
Publications

Journal
 
Thorpe Dr. Sean,Indrajit Ray, “File Timestamps For Cloud Digital Investigations”. Proceedings of the Journal of Information Assurance and Security (JIAS). ISSN Volume 6 issue 6. pp. 495-502., 2011

Thorpe Dr. Sean,Indrajit Ray, “Detecting Temporal Inconsistencies in Virtual Machine Activity Timelines”. Proceedings of the Journal of Information Assurance and Security (JIAS) ISSN 1554-1010 Volume 7 issue 1. pp 24 -31, 2012

Thorpe Dr. Sean,Indrajit Ray, Tyrone Grandison, Abbie Barbir, A Formal Temporal Log Data Model for the Global Synchronized Virtual Machine Environment". International Journal of Information Assurance and Security (JIAS), Volume 6, Issue 5. pp 398-406., 2010

Thorpe Dr. Sean,Indrajit Ray, Indrakshi Ray, Tyrone Grandison, A Formal Temporal Log Data Model for the Global Synchronized Virtual Machine Environment". International Journal of Information Assurance and Security (JIAS), Volume 6, Issue 5. pp 398-406., 2011

Thorpe Dr. Sean, Virtual Machine Model History Framework for a Data Cloud Digital Investigation”. To Appear in the Journal of Convergence (JOC) , Volume 3 , Issue 4, December 2012, 2012

Thorpe Dr. Sean,Indrajit Ray, Tyrone Grandison, Abbie Barbir, Formal Hash Compression Provenance Techniques for the Preservation of the Virtual Machine Log Auditor Environment, 2012

Thorpe Dr. Sean, Cloud Scaling for Big Data Within University Environments – A Perspective, 2014

Thorpe Dr. Sean,Tyrone Grandison, Arnett Campbell, Janet Williams, Khalilah Burrell, Indrajit Ray, Towards a Forensic-based Service Oriented Architecture Framework for Auditing of Cloud Logs. IEEE 2013 Services Workshop on Security and Privacy Engineering (SPE2013), Santa Clara, CA, USA. June 2013., 2013

Book Chapter
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Conference Paper
 
Thorpe Dr. Sean,Tyrone Grandison, E Michael Maximilien, Alfredo Alba, Towards a formal Cloud Computing Definition" The IEEE World Congress on Services (SERVICES), 2010

Thorpe Dr. Sean, A Case Analysis of a Contextual Model Of Trust for Digital Identities using UML 2.0 and Context Graph Algorithms” Proceedings of the Information Assurance and Security (August 2010), Atlanta USA, 2010

Thorpe Dr. Sean, Indrajit Ray, Tyrone Grandison., "A Synchronized Log Cloud Forensic Framework". Proceedings of the International Conference on Cybercrime, Security & Digital Forensics. Glasgow, UK., 2011

Thorpe Dr. Sean,, Indrajit Ray, Tyrone Grandison., "Use of Schema Associative Mapping Technique for Synchronization of the Virtual Machine Audit Logs." Proc of the 4th CISIS-11, LNCS 6694, Springer –Verlag, pp 259-264., 2011

Thorpe Dr. Sean,Tyrone Grandison, Indrajit Ray, "Cloud Computing Log Evidence Forensic Examination Analysis." Proceedings of the 2nd Cybercrime Security, and Digital Forensics Conference, London UK , May 14 -15, 2012., 2012

Thorpe Dr. Sean,Indrajit Ray, Tyrone Grandison, "Enforcing Data Quality Rules for Synchronized VM Log Audit Environment using Transformation Mapping Techniques." Proceedings of the 4th CISIS-11, LNCS 6694, Springer Verlag 2011, pp 265-271., 2011

Thorpe Dr. Sean,Indrajit Ray, Abbie Barbir, Tyrone Grandison, Towards a Formal Parameterized Context for Synchronization of Virtual Machine Log Events. Proceedings of the 3rd Digital and Cybercrime Conference, Dublin, Ireland, October 2011., 2011

Thorpe Dr. Sean, A Model for Compiling TruthFul Forensic Evidence from the Log Cloud Hypervisor databases. To Appear at the 28th Annual Computer Security Applications Conference (ACSAC) , Work in Progress Session, Orlando ,USA , December 5, 2012., 2012

Thorpe Dr. Sean, Log Explanation Audit Templates with Private Data Clouds. To Appear at the 28th Annual Computer Security Applications Conference (ACSAC) , Work in Progress Session, Orlando , USA , December 5, 2012. , 2005

Campbell Mr.Arnett, DeLisser Charmaine, Thorpe Dr. Sean, Towards Systemic Transformation of Green Campuses in the Caribbean. ACHEA 2012 Conference, Port of Spain, Trinidad, July 2012. , 2012

Jarrett Julian, Malcolm Rohan, Thorpe Dr. Sean,Tyrone Grandison, Leon Stenneth, Advancing Defenses against SQL Injection Attacks through a Vulnerability Forensic Parsing Service". 2014 Annual Computer Security Applications Conference, Hyatt French Quarter, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. December 8–12, 2014., 2014

Campbell Mr.Arnett, Jarrett Julian, Malcolm Rohan, Thorpe Dr. Sean,Cherrelle Morrison, Tyrone Grandison, Sean Thorpe, Kimron Christie, Akim Wallace, Damian Green, Increasing the Accessibility to Big Data Systems via a Common Services API". 2014 IEEE International Conference on Big Data. October 27-30, 2014, Washington DC, US, 2014

Jarrett Julian, Malcolm Rohan, Thorpe Dr. Sean,Iman Saleh, M. Brian Blake, 10th IEEE International Conference on Collaborative Computing: Networking, Applications and Worksharing (CollaborateCom 2014) October 22–25, 2014 Miami, FL, United States., 2014

Jarrett Julian, Malcolm Rohan, Thorpe Dr. Sean,Iman Saleh, M.Brian Blake, Tyrone Grandison,, IEEE 3rd International Conference on Mobile Services, June 27 - July 2, 2014, Anchorage, Alaska, USA, 2014

Technical Papers
 
Thorpe Dr. Sean,Kedrian James, Andre Stevens, Nickiesha Bonnick, Alex Thompson, Michael Williams, Omar Blake, Tussant Tucke, A University Case Study on using the Metasploit Framework to perform post exploitation in vulnerable campus networks, 2014

News Paper Article
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Workshop Papers
 
Thorpe Dr. Sean,Indrajit Ray, Tyrone Grandison , Abbie Barbir, Cloud Log Forensics Metadata Analysis. To Appear in the IEEE Computer Forensics and Software Engineering (CFSE) workshop (co-located with COMPSAC 2012), July 16, 2012., 2012

Thorpe Dr. Sean, Indrajit Ray,Tyrone Grandison, Abbie Barbir, “Cloud Digital Investigations based on a Virtual Machine Computer History Model." The 6th International Symposium on Digital Forensics and Information Security (DFIS-12). Vancouver, Canada, 26-28 June 2012., 2012

Thorpe Dr. Sean, Search Automation in Cloud Forensics – A Data Mining View Point. Poster Session SIAM Doctoral Symposium Anaheim, California USA , April 27 , 2012., 2012

Thorpe Dr. Sean,Sean Thorpe, Indrajit Ray., Enabling Cloud Security. Proceedings of the ACM/ ASPLOS RESOLVE WORKSHOP, California, USA, March 5-11, 2011., 2012

Thorpe Dr. Sean,Tyrone Grandison , Indrajit Ray , Abbie Barbi, Towards Enabling Behavioral Trust Among Participating Cloud Forensic Agencies." VLDB Workshop on Security and Data Management (SDM 12), Istanbul, Turkey, August 27, 2012, 2012

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Member of the Institute of Applied Cryptographic Research (IACR) Group