Jnana Vikas Institute of Technology, Bangalore India BTech
P A College of Engineering, Mangalore India MTech
National Institute of Technology Karnataka, Surathkal
September 2019- June 2021, Assistant Professor, Bennett University, Greater Noida
July 2018 – August 2019, Senior Assistant Professor, MITS – Madanapalle
June 2014 – July 2015, Lecturer, National Institute of Technology Karnataka, Surathkal
January 2013 – June 2014, Assistant Professor, KNS Institute of Technology, Bangalore
June 2010 – August 2011, Lecturer, BES Institute of Technology, Bangalore.
Design of secure and lightweight authentication protocols for roaming service in Global Mobility Networks.
Blockchain-based security protocols for wireless and mobile environments using Software-Defined Networking.
Mitigation of Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) Attacks in modern web applications using safe input handling mechanism.
Awards & Fellowships
2021 – Lightweight Cipher Design- Data Security Council of India (DSCI)
2016 - Best paper award in the 6th International Conference on Communication and Network Security (ICCNS-2016), Singapore
2015 - MHRD Fellowship for PhD at NITK – Surathkal
2021- Certification of Appreciation, successfully delivered One-week AICTE Sponsored Short-Term Training Program (STTP) on Blockchain and Its Applications at VES Institute of Technology, Mumbai
2020- Certification of Appreciation, successfully delivered One-week AICTE Sponsored Short-Term Training Program (STTP) on Smart Contracts and Solidity Programming at East West Institute of Technology, Bangalore.
2012 - Certificate of merit for securing 1st position in MTech at P A College of Engineering, Mangalore
Member of IEEE
Member of CSI
SCI INDEXED JOURNALS
"Mobile user authentication protocol with privacy preserving for roaming service in GLOMONET." Peer-to-Peer Networking and Applications 13(1) 2020: 82-103 (Springer) SCIE. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/s12083-019-0717-x
"A secure and lightweight authentication scheme for roaming service in global mobile networks." Journal of information security and applications 38 (2018): 96-110 (Elsevier) SCIE. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jisa.2017.12.002
“A Novel DNA Based Authentication System for Roaming Service in Resource-limited Mobile Environments” Multimedia Tools and Applications 79(3) 2020: 2185-2212 (Springer) SCI. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/s11042-019-08349-8
“A Secure Anonymous Authentication Protocol for Roaming Service in Resource-constrained Mobility Environments” Arabian Journal of Science and Engineering (2019): 1-22 (Springer) SCI. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/s13369-019-04246-2
“A Robust user authentication protocol with privacy-preserving for roaming service in mobility environments” Peer-to-Peer Networking and Applications 13(6) 2020: 1943-1966 (Springer) SCIE. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/s12083-020-00929-y
“On the design of lightweight and secure mutual authentication system for global roaming in resource-constrained mobility networks” has been accepted for publication in IEEE access journal (SCI). DOI: 10.1109/ACCESS.2021.3050402.
SCI/SCOPUS INDEXED CONFERENCE PAPERS
"An efficient and secure authentication scheme with user anonymity for roaming service in global mobile networks." Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Communication and Network Security (Singapore). ACM, 2016.
"Cross Channel Scripting (XCS) Attacks in Web Applications: Detection and Mitigation Approaches." 2018 2nd Cyber Security in Networking Conference (CSNet) Paris-France. IEEE, 2018.
“Soft handover Management Technique for cellular Networks.” 2016 2nd International conference on Computer Communications Bangalore.
“Identifying and Mitigating Against Cross-site Scripting Attacks in Web Applications.” 2019 1st International conference on Machine learning Image Processing Network Security and Data Mining-NIT Kurukshetra (Springer).
“Design of a Secure Blockchain Based Electronic Voting System” has been presented in ERCICA-2020 conference and accepted for possible publication in CCIS Book series (Springer).
Decentralized Accreditation of Educational Attainments using Blockchain, IEEE International Conference for Convergence in Technology (I2CT 2021).
"Mitigation of Cross-Site Scripting Attacks in Mobile Cloud Environments." Presented in International Symposium on Security in Computing and Communication. Published in Communications in Computer and Information Science Series (CCIS), ISSN: 1865:0929. Springer, Singapore, 2018.
“Design of Security protocols for Global Mobility Networks” published in Lambert Academic Publishing (2019), ISBN: 978-620-0-47253-3.
A Project entitled “A Novel DNA Based Authentication System for Mobility Environments” is funded by Data Security Council of India (DSCI).
Role: Principal Investigator.
A Project entitled “Development of Lightweight Image Encryption Techniques for Cloud enabled IoT Applications using Chaotic Systems” is funded by Data Security Council of India (DSCI).
Role: Co-Principal Investigator.
A patent entitled “MUTUAL AUTHENTICATION FRAMEWORK IN A MOBILITY NETWORK” has been published in Indian Patent journal. (Application number: TEMP/E-1/51419/2020-DEL; Ref No: 202011046288)