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Gahyun Park

Senior Lecturer

Department of Computing Security
Golisano College of Computing and Information Sciences

585-475-5348
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152 Lomb Memorial Drive Rochester, NY 14623

Gahyun Park

Senior Lecturer

Department of Computing Security
Golisano College of Computing and Information Sciences

Education

BS, Ewha Womans University (South Korea); MS, Ph.D., Purdue University

Bio

Gahyun Park joined the Computing Security department in 2016. She received her Ph.D. in Computer Science from Purdue University. Since then, she has been teaching a wide range of courses in Computer Science and Mathematics at SUNY Geneseo and School of Mathematics at Rochester Institute of Technology. Her interests include stochastic analysis and randomization with applications to distributed computing.

585-475-5348

Areas of Expertise

Currently Teaching

CSEC-201
3 Credits
This course builds upon basic programming skills to give students the programming knowledge necessary to study computing security. Students will be introduced to network programming, memory management, and operating system calls along with associated security concepts. Specific focus will placed on understanding the compilation process and on the relation between high-level programming concepts and low-level programming concepts, culminating in identifying and exploiting memory corruption vulnerabilities.
CSEC-362
3 Credits
As more users access remote systems, the job of identifying and authenticating those users at distance becomes increasingly difficult. The growing impact of attackers on identification and authentication systems puts additional strain on our ability to ensure that only authorized users obtain access to controlled or critical resources. This course introduces encryption techniques and their application to contemporary authentication methods.

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