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WACCI 201626 January 2017 - iPROCEEDS: 14 Law Enforcement Officers start UCD MSc in Forensic Computing & Cybercrime Investigation

UCD Centre for Cybersecurity & Cybercrime Investigation is attending WACCI 2016 in Oshkosh. Come to hear more about the Freetool Project - new funding was approved in 2016 to upgrade the six tools already developed and to create new Forensic and OSINT tools.



 


WACCI 201626 Sept 2016 - UCD CCI is attending WACCI 2016 in Oshkosh, USA

UCD Centre for Cybersecurity & Cybercrime Investigation is attending WACCI 2016 in Oshkosh. Come to hear more about the Freetool Project - new funding was approved in 2016 to upgrade the six tools already developed and to create new Forensic and OSINT tools.



CCI recruitment29 Mar 2016 - UCD CCI is recruiting a Software Developer

UCD Centre for Cybersecurity & Cybercrime Investigation (UCD CCI) has won further funding from the European Commission DG Migration and Home Affairs for a project entitled FREETOOL v2.0 – Maturing and Extending the FREETOOL Tool development Initiative.



CCI recruitment01 Feb 2016 - FREETOOL v2.0 – Maturing and Extending the FREETOOL Tool development Initiative

UCD Centre for Cybersecurity & Cybercrime Investigation (UCD CCI) has won further funding from the European Commission DG Migration and Home Affairs for a project entitled FREETOOL v2.0 – Maturing and Extending the FREETOOL Tool development Initiative.

 

 

L3CE28 July 2015 - Interim results of the Project for "Lithuanian Cybercrime Centre of Excellence for Training, Research, Development and Education" (L3CE)

The interim report on the project results achieved in activities on L3CE development, Research & Development and Innovation, development of training courses, certification programmes and dissemination areas was approved by the European Commission in April of 2015.



Avila Training20 July 2015 - Europol Training Course on Open Source IT Forensics, Avila, Spain

The 3rd EUROPOL Training Course on Open Source IT Forensics was held in Ávila, Spain from 29th June - 10 July 2015.



NCCC 2015April 2015 - UCD at the National Cyber Crime Conference, MA, USA

UCD CCI has taken an exhibition table at the National Cyber Crime Conference, MA, USA on Monday, April 27th - Wednesday, April 29th.




Forensics Europe Expo 2015April 2015 - Forensics Europe Expo

UCD will be attending the upcoming Forensics Europe conference and expo in London from 21-22 April 2015.




UCD CCI Prime Time Investigation27 Mar 2015 - How safe is the information you put online?

On RTE's Prime Time, UCD Centre for Cybersecurity & Cybercrime Investigation analysts show ten members of the public how much of their (private) life is on view and what criminals can do with their information




UCD Logo11 Mar 2015 - Lecturer in Computer Science (Cybercrime Investigation), UCD School of Computer Science & Informatics (Temporary)

Applicants are invited for a temporary 5 year appointment as Lecturer (below the bar) in Computer Science (Cybercrime Investigation) within UCD School of Computer Science & Informatics.




UCD Postgraduate Open Evening 201505 Feb 2015 - UCD Postgraduate Open Evening 2015

Considering graduate studies at UCD in 2015? Come to the UCD Postgraduate Open Evening on Monday 2nd March 5-7pm




EC319 Jan 2015 - Week 3 - latest news roundup from EC3

OSINT Dashboard, plus latest advice for preventing and dealing with "ransomware" malware attacks.




L3CE14 Jan 2015 - Interim results of the Project for "Lithuanian Cybercrime Centre of Excellence for Training, Research, Development and Education" (L3CE)

The first achievements in areas such a strategy for L3CE development, Research & Development and Innovation (R&DI) and development of training courses are already visible.

 

 

iocta 201430 Sept 2014 - iOCTA (Internet Organised Crime Threat Assessment) Executive Report 2014

The European Cybercrime Centre (EC3) at Europol is pleased to announce the publication of the 2014 iOCTA (Internet Organised Crime Threat Assessment).



Open Source IT Forensics01 Sept 2014 - Expert international cybercrime task force launched to tackle online crime

Europol has announced the formation of the Joint Cybercrime Action Taskforce (J-CAT) to coordinate international law enforcement cooperation in response to global cyber threats.



Open Source IT Forensics02 July 2014 - Europol Training Course on Open Source IT Forensics, Avila, Spain

The 2nd EUROPOL Training Course on Open Source IT Forensics is being held in Avila, Spain from 1st-11th of July.



CyNC 2013 Conference Report14 January 2014 - CyNC Conference Report

See the conference report from the recent CyNC 2013 – Cybercrime Network Conference.



 

 

Open Source IT Forensics course08 December 2013 - Introductory Open Source IT Forensics & Network Investigations

UCD CCI was pleased to host this ECTEG course for An Garda Síochána in November.



Open Source IT Forensics course14 November 2013 - EC3 trains future EU cybercrime experts with Open Source IT Forensics course developed and delivered by UCD CCI

A new course on Open Source IT Forensics was delivered at the Spanish National Police School in Avila, by UCD CCI instructor Dr. Ray Genoe.



First Responders Course, Vilnius 201328 August 2013 - First Responders Course, Vilnius County Police, Lithuania

UCD CCI was in Vilnius, Lithuania in July to run a First Responders Course for 30 police officers.


First course in computer forensics at new Bulgarian Cyber Crime Centre18 June 2013 - First course in computer forensics at new Bulgarian Cyber Crime Centre

UCD CCI trainers Dr. Ray Genoe and Dr. Fergus Toolan were in Bulgaria recently to train 18 experts from law enforcement agencies in the country on computer forensics.



UCD CCI analyst addresses Chartered Accountants Ireland Annual Conference 201315 May 2013 - UCD CCI analyst addresses Chartered Accountants Ireland Annual Conference 2013

Gerry Buttner spoke at the Business Management stream of the Chartered Accountants Ireland Annual Conference 2013.




Professor Joe Carthy on RTE Six One news13 May 2013 - Prof. Joe Carthy appears on RTE Six One news

Professor Joe Carthy, Director of UCD CCI on RTE Six One news commenting on the recent $45m ATM cybercrime fraud.




UCD CCI is hiring!12 April 2013 - UCD CCI is hiring!

UCD CCI is currently recruiting for 2 new Software Developer / Tester positions.




IDA  chief cites UCD CCI as a reason for 100 new jobs at Zurich insurance26 March 2013 - UCD CCI a factor in Zurich's choice to invest in Ireland

IDA chief cites UCD CCI as a reason for 100 new jobs at Zurich insurance.




Launch of Bulgarian Cybercrime Centre of Excellence13 February 2013 - Launch of Bulgarian Cybercrime Centre of Excellence

Cheryl Baker, Head of UCD's Centre for Cybersecurity and Cybercrime Investigation, attended the official launch of the Bulgarian Cybercrime Centre of Excellence for Training, Research and Education.




Global Cyber Security Conference 2013, Brussels17 January 2013 - Head of UCD CCI addresses Global Cyber Security Conference, Brussels

Cheryl Baker, Head of the UCD Centre for Cybersecurity & Cybercrime Investigation, spoke about capacity building at the Global Cyber Security Conference - European Security Round Table & Estonian Ministry of Defence, on 30 January 2013.



Global Cyber Security Conference 2013, Brussels10 January 2013 - Start your Masters in 2013

We are now accepting applications for our September 2013 intakes.
Gain skills, contacts and qualifications in cyber crime investigation and digital forensics.


 

 

2012 winner of the Garda Commissioner's Award07 December - 2012 winner of the Garda Commissioner's Award

Matthijs van Amelsfort, who received his MSc in Forensic Computing & Cybercrime Investigation, is the 2012 winner of the Garda Commissioner's Award as the student graduating in his year with the highest grade point average (GPA).




Hi Tech Crime Investigator Training Nov 201229 November - Commissioner Máire Geoghegan-Quinn visits UCD

Máire Geoghegan-Quinn (EU Commissioner) pictured with Cheryl Baker (Head of UCD Centre for Cybersecurity & Cybercrime Investigation)







Hi Tech Crime Investigator Training Nov 201223 November - Hi Tech Crime Investigator Training Course

Counsellor Mr. Saeed Mutheeb from the Saudi Arabian Embassy, was Guest of Honour at an award ceremony for 11 police officers from Saudi Arabia who came to UCD in November for cybercrime investigation training.





Graduate Survey Response19 October - Graduate Survey reponse

Thank you to everyone who completed our recent survey of graduates of our MSc in Forensic Computing & Cybercrime Investigation programme.  Over half of you responded and we are delighted with the positive feedback and useful suggestions and comments. Here is a quick summary of the survey responses.




10 May - UCD CCI Digital Forensics Summer School 2012

29 March - UCD CCI welcomes European Cybercrime Centre (EC3) at Europol

23 March - Secretary General of the French Ministry of Foreign & European Affairs visits UCD CCI

 

 

 

 

07 December - CCI director addresses the Financial Services Innovation Forum

30 November - The second ISSA / UCD Irish Cybercrime Survey

25-27 November - UCD CCI address IBF Fraud Liaison Group Conference

15-18 November - CCI director addresses the Internet Governance Forum 2009

09-11 November - UCD CCI attend ECTEG meeting in The Hague

04 November - CCI director addresses the launch of Enterprise Ireland InfoSec Ireland initiative

28-30 October - CCI Cooperation between UCD CCI, Visa Europe and Wroclaw University announced

12-16 October - CCI director addresses Digital Crimes Consortium 2009

07 October - CCI director gives keynote address at CNSA-LAP Spam-fighting workshop in Lisbon

14-25 September
ISEC MSc students attend basic course

02-04 September
CCI members attend a meeting in the Council of Europe, Strasbourg. The meeting is to finalise a proposal on the harmonisation of cybercrime training for  Judges and prosecutors

06-08 July
CCI members attend a Council of Europe meeting in the Centre de Esutos Judiciarios, Lisbon, Portugal. The meeting is to work on a council of Europe proposal on the harmonisation of cybercrime training for Judges and prosecutors

01 July
CCI give a presentation on COFEE, Microsoft's Law Enforcement tool, at the Law Enforcement conference in Edinburgh, Scotland

19 June
UNODC is working closely with the Irish Police Service, which was recently awarded funding under the European Commission Prevention of and Fight against Crime (ISEC) programme 

04 June
CCI give a presentation on the Microsoft's Law Enforcement tool, COFEE, at the Microsoft Law Enforcement conference in Reading, UK

27 April- 22 May
Basic AGIS course for Gardai

07 May
WG Open Meeting , co-organized by University College Dublin (Ireland) and Université de Technologie de Troyes (France) and hosted by the European Commission in Brussels. This meeting aims to provide interested universities, industry and law enforcement agencies from Europe and beyond with the opportunity to learn more about the 2CENTRE vision, and see how they can join this project in the short and medium term.

27 April
UCD and Interpol co-operate further to fight international cybercrime. They signed a Memorandum of Understanding to further develop their links towards tackling cybercrime

10-11 March
CCI adjunct Professor Nigel Jones presents: Study Co-operation between LE, Industry and Academia to deliver long term sustainable training to key cybercrime personnel  at the Council of Europe Octopus Conference