Tiago Pedrosa is a Ph.D. in computer science from the University of Minho, Aveiro and Porto, and a Bachelor in informatics engineering from the Polytechnic Institute of Bragança. He is adjunct professor, researcher and consultant in the field of cybersecurity and information security at the informatics and communications department of School of Technology and Management of the Polytechnic Institute of Bragança. He is also Chief Information Security Officer, Coordinator of the Cybersecurity Competence Center, Coordinator of the Computer Security Incident Response Team and Director of the Short Cycle Course in Cybersecurity. He develops research in the area of applied computer security, integrates projects, makes technology transfer and consultancy. He has several published scientific works, he supervises several masters, bachelor and internships.
The preferred areas of activity are: Design of secure architectures, Hardening of systems, services and networks, Implementation and management of Intrusion Detection and Prevention Systems, Collection and Analysis of Strategic Information on Computer Security, Computer Security Incidents Response, Computer Security Audit and Pentesting, Forensic Analysis, and administration of systems and networks.
Research topics: Cybersecurity and Information Security; Hardening; Secure Architectures; Security Incident Response; Security Intelligence; Auditing and Penetration Testing