KTH-SEECS Applied Information Security Lab

National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST)

Ms. Sara Khurshid

Designation: MS Student
Email: 13msccsskhurshid@seecs.edu.pk

Sara Khurshid did her bachelors in Computer Software Engineering from MCS, NUST and graduated in 2013. She worked on an IDS implementation in her final year project. The IDS was based on an algorithm called HMMPayl, that analyzed traffic packets and based on their probabilities characterized them as malicious or safe.

Now, she is doing Master's in Information Security (IS) discipline from SEECS NUST. She has completed her course work and is now doing her thesis with Sir Dr. Awais Shibli on Security of composite web services in cloud security domain. Topic of her thesis is "CRESCENT+: A secure and reliable framework for durable web service composition". Her research interests include cryptography, penetration testing, ethical hacking and access control systems.

Ms. Sara Khurshid has also worked at KTH-SEECS AIS Lab, as a research assistant, in the HEC funded project named “Secure and Authorized Dynamic Group Resource Management”.