About:

Hi, I am Ferdous, Associate Professor in Computer Science and Engineering Department and Associate Dean (Research and Development) at Indian Institute of Information Technology, Guwahati. I did my BE from Jorhat Engineering College under Dibrugarh University followed by MTech and PhD from IIT Guwahati. Prior to joining IIIT Guwahati, I have worked as a Lead Engineer in GlobalLogic Inc. from 2007 to 2009. I have also worked as a Scientific officer at IIT Guwahati from 2002 to 2007 Beyond academics and research, I am also active in consulting for Industry and Government.

Research Interests:

  • Security in Cloud, SDN and NFV
  • Biometric Security
  • Security Issues in Internet of Things
  • Intrusion Detection/Prevention System
  • Research Projects:

  • Design and Innovation Centre Spoke for “Internet of Things” funded by MHRD
  • A Secure and Scalable Inter-cloud Authorisation framework for Resource Sharing in Cloud Environment, funded by SERB, DST
  • Periocular Biometrics on AR/VR Devices, funded by IBM IRL.
  • Research Scholars:

  • Mr. Arup Baruah, Continuing (Part Time), Currently Faculty Member at Assam Don Bosco University
  • Mr. Mahbub Alom, Continuing (Full time), JRF at IIIT Guwahati
  • Ms. Richa Sharma, Continuing (Full time), JRF at IIIT Guwahati
  • Mr. Saurabh Chamotra, Continuing (Part Time), Joint Director at Cyber Security Technology Division CDAC
  • Ms. Seema Nagar, Continuing (Part Time), Currently Advisory Research Engineer at IBM Research, Bangalore, India
  • Dr. Nazatul H Sultan, Completed in Nov 2019, Currently Research Associate at The University of Newcastle, CSIRO Data61
  • Teaching:

    Teaching This Semester
  • Cloud Computing
  • Taught Ealier
  • Data Management
  • Computer Netwrok and Security
  • Computer Network
  • Object Oriented Programming with Java
  • Software Engineering
  • Computer Programming
  • Publications:

    Journals
    1. Richa Sharma, Chandan Kumar, Ferdous A Barbhuiya, "PAC-FIT: An efficient privacy preserving access control scheme for fog-enabled IoT" Sustainable Computing: Informatics and Systems(SUSCOM), (Accepted)
    2. Nazatul Haque Sultan,Nesrine Kaaniche, Maryline Laurent, Ferdous A Barbhuiya, "Authorized Keyword Search over Outsourced Encrypted Data in Cloud Environment" IEEE Transactions on Cloud Computing (TCC), (Accepted)
    3. Nazatul Haque Sultan, Ferdous A Barbhuiya, Maryline Laurent, "ICAuth: A Secure and Scalable Owner Delegated Inter-Cloud Authorization" Future Generation Computer Systems, Vol 88, Nov 2018, pages 319-332
    4. Karan Ahuja, Rahul Islam, Ferdous A Barbhuiya, Kuntal Dey, "CNNs for Ocular Smartphone-Based Biometrics" Pattern Recognition Letters, Vol 91, May 2017, pages 17-26
    5. Ferdous A Barbhuiya, Mayank Agarwal, Sanketh Purwar, Santosh Biswas and Sukumar Nandi " Application of Stochastic Discrete Event System Framework for Detection of Induced Low Rate TCP Attack" ISA Transactions, Vol 58, Sep 2015, pages 474-492
    6. Ferdous. A. Barbhuiya, G. Bansal, N. Kumar, S. Biswas and S. Nandi “ Detection of Neighbor Discovery Protocol based attacks in IPv6 Network”, International Journal of Networking Science, Vol 2, Issue 3, pages 91-113, Springer
    7. P. Banerjee, M. Mitra, Ferdous. A. Barbhuiya, S. Biswas and S. Nandi “IDS for ARP Spoofing using LTL based Discrete Event System Framework”, International Journal of Networking Science, Vol 2, Issue 3, pages 114-134, Springer
    8. Ferdous A Barbhuiya, Santosh Biswas and Sukumar Nandi "An Active Host-Based Intrusion Detection System for ARP-Related Attacks and its Verification" International Journal of Network Security & Its Applications volume 3, issue 3
    9. Suchetana Chakraborty, Ankush Rai, Ferdous Barbhuiya, Arijit Sur, Santosh Biswas and Sukumar Nandi " Topology Adaptive Computation of Distributed IDS Set for Detecting Attacks on STP " Journal of Information Assurance and Security vol 7, issue 4, pages 284-295
    Conferences
    1. Seema Nagar, Achintya Shankhdhar, Ferdous A Barbhuiya, K Dey "Affect Classification in Tweets using Multitask Deep Neural Networks" ACM Companion Proceedings of the Web Conference (WWW 2021), ACM
    2. Amartya Dutta, Rajat K Bhattacharjee, Ferdous A Barbhuiya "Efficient Detection of Lesions during Endoscopy" IEEE International Conference on Patter Recognition (ICPR) workshop and challenges (ICPR 2021), IEEE
    3. Saurabh Chamotra, Ferdous A Barbhuiya "Analysis and Modelling of Multi-stage Attacks" IEEE International Conference on Trust, Security and Privacy in Computing and Communications (TrustCom 2020), IEEE
    4. Rajat Kanti Bhattacharjee, Meghali Nandi, Amrit Jha, G Kalita, Ferdous A Barbhuiya "Handloom Design Generation Using Generative Networks" IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP 2020), IEEE
    5. Richa Sharma, Chandan Kumar, Ferdous A. Barbhuiya "ACS-FIT: A Secure and Efficient Access Control Scheme for Fog-enabled IoT", 2020 IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics (IEEE SMC 2020) pages 2782-2789 (IEEE)
    6. Mohit Vashistha, Ferdous A Barbhuiya "Document Management System using Blockchain and Inter Planetary File System" International Symposium on Blockchain and Secure Critical Infrastructure(BSCI 2020) , ACM
    7. Arup Baruah, Kaushik A Das, Ferdous A Barbhuiya, Kuntal Dey "Aggression Identification in English, Hindi and Bangla Text using BERT, RoBERTa and SVM" Workshop on Figurative Language Processing(FigLang 2020), ACL
    8. Arup Baruah, Kaushik A Das, Ferdous A Barbhuiya, Kuntal Dey "Aggression Identification in English, Hindi and Bangla Text using BERT, RoBERTa and SVM" Workshop on Trolling, Aggression and Cyberbullying(TRAC@LERC 2020), LERC
    9. Meghali Nandi, Rajat Kanti Bhattacharjee, Amrit Jha, Ferdous A Barbhuiya "A secured land registration framework on Blockchain" Third ISEA Conference on Security and Privacy (ISEA-ISAP 2020) , IEEE
    10. Kaushik A Das, Arup Baruah, Ferdous A Barbhuiya, Kuntal Dey "Ensemble of ELECTRA for Profiling Fake News Spreaders" Eleventh Conference and Labs of the Evaluation Forum, (CLEF 2020), CLEF
    11. Arup Baruah, Kaushik A Das, Ferdous A Barbhuiya, Kuntal Dey "Automatic Detection of Fake News Spreaders Using BERT" Eleventh Conference and Labs of the Evaluation Forum, (CLEF 2020), CLEF
    12. Palak Kapoor, Ferdous A Barbhuiya “Cloud Based Weather Station using IoT Devices” IEEE Tencon 2019, IEEE
    13. Syed Saud Hasan, Nazatul H Sultan, Ferdous A Barbhuiya "Cloud Data Provenance using IPFS and Blockchain Technology" Seventh International Workshop on Security in Cloud Computing(SCC 2019), ACM
    14. Amrit Jha, Rajat Kanti Bhattacharjee, Meghali Nandi, Ferdous A Barbhuiya "A Framework for Maintaining Citizenship Record on Blockchain" International Symposium on Blockchain and Secure Critical Infrastructure(BSCI 2019) , ACM
    15. Mohit Vashistha, Ferdous A Barbhuiya "Blockchain in Smart Power Grid Infrastructure" International Symposium on Blockchain and Secure Critical Infrastructure(BSCI 2019) , ACM
    16. Arup Baruah, Ferdous A Barbhuiya, Kuntal Dey, “Bi-directional LSTM for Hate Speech Detection" International Workshop on Semantic Evaluation(SemEval 2019), ACL
    17. Nazatul H Sultan, Ferdous A Barbhuiya, Nityananda Sarma "A Universal Cloud User Revocation Scheme With Key-Escrow Resistance for Ciphertext-Policy Attribute-Based Access Control" International Conference on Security of Information and Networks (SIN 2017), ACM
    18. Nazatul H Sultan, Ferdous A Barbhuiya, Nityananda Sarma "SCAuth:Selective User Authorization for a Cloud Environment" IEEE International Conference on Cloud Computing in Emerging Markets (CCEM) 2017, IEEE
    19. Karan Ahuja, Anubhav Pandey, Ferdous A Barbhuiya, Seema Nagar, Kuntal Dey, “SmallStore: A Region-of-Interest Based Adaptive System for Compressing Human Face Videos” IEEE Tencon 2017, IEEE
    20. Utkarsh Dwivedi, Karan Ahuja, Rahul Islam, Ferdous A Barbhuiya, Seema Nagar, Kuntal Dey, “EyamKayo: Interactive Gaze and Facial Expression Captcha” International Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces Companion (IUI) 2017, ACM
    21. Karan Ahuja, Rahul Islam, Ferdous A Barbhuiya, Kuntal Dey, A Preliminary Study of CNNs for Iris and Periocular Verification in the Visible Spectrum, International Conference on Pattern Recognition (ICPR) 2016, IEEE , 2016
    22. Karan Ahuja, Ruchika Banerjee, Kuntal Dey, Seema Nagar, Ferdous A Barbhuiya, “Eye Center Localization and Detection using Radial Mapping” IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP), 2016. IEEE
    23. Karan Ahuja, Abhishek Bose, Kuntal Dey, Seema Nagar, Ferdous A Barbhuiya, “ISure: User Authentication in Mobile devices using Ocular biometrics in visible spectrum” IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP) Challenge Session, 2016 (IEEE),
    24. Nazatul Sultan, Ferdous A Barbhuiya, “A Secure Re-encryption Scheme for Data Sharing in Unreliable Cloud Environment” IEEE World Congress on Services, 2016 (IEEE)
    25. Nazatul Sultan, F A Barbhuiya, N Sarma "PairVoting: A Secure Online Voting Scheme Using Pairing-Based Cryptography and Fuzzy Extractor" IEEE International Conference on Advanced Networks and Telecommunications Systems (ANTS) 2015
    26. C K Patanaik, F A Barbhuiya, S Biswas, S Nandi, “A Discrete Event System Based Approach for Obfuscated Malware Detection” Advances in Communication and Computing Vol 347 pp 3-16 2015 Springer
    27. Ferdous A. Barbhuiya, S Roopa, R Ratti, S Biswas, S Nandi "An Active Detection Mechanism for Detecting ICMP Based Attacks", 11th International Conference on Trust, Security and Privacy in Computing and Communications (TrustCom 2012) pages 51-58 (IEEE) Core Rank A
    28. Ferdous A. Barbhuiya, Tonmoy Saikia, S Nandi " An Anomaly Based Approach for HID Attack Detection using Keystroke Dynamics", The 4th International Symposium on Cyberspace Safety and Security (CSS 2012) pages 139-152 (LNCS)
    29. Ferdous A. Barbhuiya, S Biswas, S Nandi "An Active DES Framework for IDS of ARP Spoofing", 2011 IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics (IEEE SMC 2011) pages 2743-2748 (IEEE) Core Rank B (Received Student Travel Grant)
    30. Prithu Banerjee, Mahasweta Mitra, Ferdous Barbhuiya, Sandip Chakraborty, Sukumar Nandi, “An Efficient Decentralized Rekeying Scheme to Secure Hierarchical Geographic Multicast Routing in Wireless Sensor Networks” International Conference on Information Systems Security(ICISS 2011) pages 294-308 (LNCS) Core Rank B
    31. Ferdous A. Barbhuiya, S Biswas, S Nandi "Detection of Neighbor Solicitation and Advertisement Spoofing in IPv6 Neighbor Discovery Protocol", International Conference on Security of Information and Networks (SIN 2011) pages 111-118 (ACM Press) Core Rank C
    32. Ferdous A Barbhuiya, Santosh Biswas, Neminath Hubballi, Sukumar Nandi “A Host Based DES Approach for Detecting ARP Spoofing”, IEEE Symposium on Computational Intelligence and Cyber Security 2011 pages 114-121 (IEEE) Core Rank C
    33. Neminath Hubballi, Roopa S, Ritesh R, Ferdous A Barbhuiya, Santosh Biswas, Sukumar Nandi, Arijit Sur, Vivek Ramachandran “An Active Intrusion Detection for LAN Specific Attacks” 4th International Conference on Information Security and Assurance (ISA 2010) pages 129-142 (LNCS) Core Rank C
    34. Ferdous A. Barbhuiya, Vaibhav Gupta, S Biswas, S Nandi " Detection and Mitigation of Induced Low Rate TCP-Targeted Denial of Service Attack", IEEE Sixth International Conference on Software Security and Reliability (SERE 2012) pages 291-300 (IEEE)
    35. Ferdous A. Barbhuiya, Roopa. S, Ritesh. R, Neminath Hubballi, Santosh Biswas, Sukumar Nandi, Arijit Sur, Vivek Ramachandran, “An Active Host-based Detection Mechanism for LAN Attacks”, 2nd International Conference on Networks & Communications Security, Bangalore, India pages (NCS 2010) 432-443 (CCIS)
    36. Ferdous A. Barbhuiya, N Hubballi and S Biswas and S Nandi "Completeness of LAN Attack Detection using Discrete Event Systems" The Fourth International Conference on Network Security & Applications (CNSA 2011) pages 131-139(CCIS)
    37. Tonmoy Saikia, Ferdous A. Barbhuiya, S Nandi "A Behaviour based Framework for Worm Detection", 2nd International Conference on Communication, Computing & Security (ICCCS-2012) pages 1011-1018 (Elsevier)
    38. Naga Samineni, Ferdous Barbhuiya, Sukumar Nandi, “Stealth and Semi-Stealth MITM Attacks, Detection and Defense in IPv4 Networks” The Second IEEE International Conference on Parallel, Distributed and Grid Computing (PDGC-2012) pages 364-367 (IEEE)
    39. Vikas Kumar, Sandip Chakraborty, Ferdous Barbhuiya, Sukumar Nandi, “Detection of Stealth Man-In-The-Middle Attack in Wireless LAN” The Second IEEE International Conference on Parallel, Distributed and Grid Computing (PDGC-2012) pages 290-295 (IEEE)
    40. Chinmaya Patanaik, Ferdous A. Barbhuiya, S Nandi " Obfuscated Malware Detection Using API Call Dependency", International Conference on Security of Internet of Things (SecurIT 2012) pages 185-193 (ACM) (Received Best Poster Award)
    41. Ajeet P Singh, Swapnil M Potey, Ferdous A. Barbhuiya, S Nandi "A Scalable and Secure Key Distribution Mechanism for Multicast Networks", International Conference on Advances in Computing and Communications (ICACC 2012) pages 211-214(IEEE)
    42. Ankush Rai, Ferdous Barbhuiya, Arijit Sur, Santosh Biswas, Suchetana Chakraborty and Sukumar Nandi, “Exploit Detection Techniques for STP using Distributed IDS” World Congress on Information and Communication Technology (WICT 2011) pages 939-944 (IEEE)
    43. G. Bansal, N Kumar, F.A. Barbhuiya, S Biswas "Scalable Implementation of Active Detection Mechanism for LAN based Attacks" The Fourth International Conference on Network Security & Applications (CNSA 2011) pages 258-267 (CCIS)
    44. Shivendra Katiyar, Kullai Reddy Meka, Ferdous A. Barbhuiya and Sukumar Nandi, “Online Voting System Powered by Biometric Security Using Steganography”, in International Conference on Emerging Applications of Information Technology (EAIT 2011) pages 288-191 (IEEE)
    45. Shilpa Budhkar, Anshita Mishra, Ferdous Barbhuiya and Sukumar Nandi, “Security In Mobile Agent Systems With Locator Mechanism” Recent Advances on Information Technology (RAIT 2012) pages 124-130 (IEEE)
    46. Soumyadeep Dastidar, Subhrangsu Mandal, Ferdous Barbhuiya and Sukumar Nandi “Detecting Metamorphic Virus using Hidden Markov Model and Genetic Algorithm” Soft Computing for problem Solving (SocPros 2011) pages 305-315 (CCIS) (Received Best Paper Award)
    47. Sandip Chakraborty, Soumyadip Majumder, Ferdous A. Barbhuiya and Sukumar Nandi, “A Scalable Rekeying Scheme for Secure Multicast in IEEE 802.16 Network”, the Second International Conference on Network & Communications Security, January 2011 (NCS 2010) pages 472-481 (CCIS)
    48. Neminath Hubballi, Santosh Biswas, Roopa S, Ritesh R, F A Barbhuiya, Sukumar Nandi, “A Discrete Event System Approach to Intrusion Detection System for LAN Attacks”, 18th Mediterranean Conference on Control and Automation (MED 2010) pages 695-700 (IEEE)

    Dr. Ferdous Ahmed Barbhuiya

    Associate Professor(CSE) and

    Associate Dean (R&D)

    PhD (IIT Guwahati)

    Email:

    ferdous@iiitg.ac.in

    Contact:

    +91 9435118700