List of Publications

 

Ruan K. (2013) ‘Cybercrime and Cloud Forensics: Applications for Investigation Processes’ (pp.1-348), IGI Global, December 2012, doi:10.4018/978-1-4666-2662-1 (Edited Book) [link]

Ruan K. (2013) ‘Designing a Forensic-enabling Cloud Ecosystem’, Cybercrime and Cloud Forensics: Applications for Investigation Processes, IGI Global, December 2012, doi:10.4018/978-1-4666-2662-1 [link][pdf]

Ruan K., Carthy, J. (2013) ‘Cloud Forensics Definitions and Critical Criteria for Cloud Forensic Capability: an Overview of Survey Results’, Digital Investigation, Elsevier, pp34-43 [link][pdf]

NIST Special Publication 500-299 (2013) Cloud Computing Security Reference Architecture, NIST Cloud Computing Security Working Group, NIST Cloud Computing Program, Information Technology Laboratory, National Institute of Standards and Technology, U.S. Department of Commerce, May 2013 (public review) [link][pdf]

Cloud Security Alliance Cloud Control Matrix v3.0 (contributed on adding forensic control and forensic considerations in a range of other relevant security controls), Cloud Security Alliance (CSA), April 2013  [link]

‘Mapping ISO27037 to Cloud Computing Environments’, Cloud Security Alliance Cloud Forensics Working Group, June 2013

Ruan K., Carthy, J. (2012B) ‘Cloud Forensic Maturity Model’, Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Digital Forensics & Cyber Crime, Springer Lecture Notes, October 25-26, Lafayette, Indiana, USA [link][pdf]

Ruan K., Carthy, J. (2012A) ‘Cloud Computing Reference Architecture and its Forensic Implications: a Preliminary Analysis’, Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Digital Forensics & Cyber Crime, Springer Lecture Notes, October 25-26, Lafayette, Indiana, USA [link][pdf]

Ruan K., Accorsi R. (2012) ‘Challenges of cloud forensics – a survey on the Missing Capabilities’, ERCIM News Special Issue on Cybercrime and Privacy, July 2012

Ruan K., James I.J., Carthy, J., Kechadi, T. (2012) ‘Key Terms for Service Level Agreement to Support Cloud Forensics’, Advances in Digital Forensics VIII, Springer, pp201-212 [link][pdf]

Ruan K., Baggili, I., Carthy, J., Kechadi, T. (2011B) ‘Survey on Cloud Forensics and Critical Criteria for Cloud Forensic Capability: a Preliminary Analysis’, Proceedings of the 6th Annual Conference of the ADFSL Conference on Digital Forensics, Security and Law, Richmond, Virginia, USA [pdf]

Ruan K., Baggili, I., Carthy, J., Kechadi, T. (2011B) ‘Survey on Cloud Forensics and Critical Criteria for Cloud Forensic Capability: a Preliminary Analysis’, Journal of Network Forensics

Ruan K., Carthy, J., Kechadi, T., Crosbie, M. (2011A) ‘Cloud Forensics’, Advances in Digital Forensics VII, Springer, pp35-46 [link][pdf]

 

List of Working Groups

Technical Lead, NIST Cloud Computing Forensic Science Working Group [link]

Contributor, ETSI Cloud Standard Coordination [link]

Contributor, NIST Cloud Security [link]

Contributor, NIST Cloud Computing Program [link]

Contributor, Cloud Security Alliance Cloud Control Matrix [link]

Co-chair, Cloud Security Alliance Telecom Working Group Cloud Forensics and Incident Management, Jun 2012 – Mar 2013

Contributor, IEEE P2302 InterCloud Working Group [link]

Contributor, DMTF Cloud Management Initiative [link]

Contributor, ETSI NFV ISG

List of Public Speaking

“Cloud Forensics”, Cloud Forensics Workshop, NIST Cloud Computing and Mobility Forum 2014, 24-27 March 2014, National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, U.S.A.

“Cloud Forensics Research and Future of Digital Infrastructure”, Government Digital Service, 2 December 2013, London, United Kingdom

Speaker, “Digital Forensics and Cybercrime”, 12th Transatlantic Science Week, 12-13 November 2013, Washington DC, U.S.A.

Guest Lecture, “Introduction to Cloud Forensics”, NISLecture, Norwegian Information Security Laboratory, Gjovik University College, 29 August 2013, Gjovik, Norway

Panelist, “Women Who are Creating Positive Change through Technology”, Apple Store, 18 July 2013, Berlin Germany

Instant Lecture, “Big Data, Big Brother, Big Problems?”, Humboldt-Viadrina School of Governance, July 5 2013, Berlin, Germany

Speaker, Member of the Program Committee, the DIMACS / BIC / A4Cloud / CSA International Workshop on Trustworthiness, Accountability and Forensics in the Cloud (TAFC) held in conjunction with 7th IFIP WG 11.11 International Conference on Trust Management, 6-7 June 2013, Malaga, Spain [link]

Speaker, “Cloud Forensics”,  CIRRUS & Cloudscape V “Cloud for Savings, Cloud for Quality”, 28 Feb 2013, the International Auditorium, Brussels, Belgium [link]

Panelist, “Dealing with menace of Cybercrime- social, economic, national and global imperatives”, Annual Information Security Summit 2012, December 11-12, 2012, Mumbai, India [link]

Presenter, Cloud Security Alliance Cloud Forensics WG, RSA Conference Europe, 9-11 October 2012, London, United Kingdom

Speaker, “Cloud Forensic Artifacts”, RSA Conference Europe, 9-11 October 2012, London, United Kingdom

Speaker, “Cloud Forensics: Assessing Cloud Computing’s Impact on Digital Investigation”, the Inaugural Cloud Security Alliance Congress EMEA, 25-26 September 2012, Amsterdam, the Netherlands [link]

Speaker, “Cloud Forensics and Privacy”, Privacy Workshop, National Library of Wales, 6 September 2012, Wales, United Kingdom

Speaker, “Cloud Forensics”, OWASP InfoSec Conference 2012, 24-25 August 2012, Delhi, India

Speaker, “Finding Optimism on Cyber Security”, Campus Party Europe, 21-26 August 2012, Berlin, Germany [link]

Panelist, “Science Entrepreneurship”, Science Foundation Ireland and Sandbox Event, April, Dublin, Ireland

Speaker, “Digital Investigation and the Future of Cyberspace”, TEDxDublin, 22 November 2011, Dublin, Ireland

Speaker, “Cloud Forensics: an Overview”, Cloud Futures 2011, Microsoft Research Headquarters, 2-3 Jun 2011, Redmond, Washington, USA [workshop] [slides]

Presenter, 6th Annual Conference of the ADFSL Conference on Digital Forensics, Security and Law, 25-27 May 2011, Richmond, Virginia, USA

Presenter, the 7th IFIP 11.9 International Conference on Digital Forensics, Jan 30 – February 2 2011, Orlando, Florida, USA

Speaker, “Cloud Forensics: Challenges and Opportunities”, CloudEXPO 2010 Silicon Valley, 1-4 November 2010, Santa Clara, California, USA [slides]

Panelist, “All Science is Provisional”, 10th Performance Theatre, 17-18 September 2010, Venice, Italy

Speaker, “Cloud Forensics: Challenges and Opportunities”, CloudEXPO 2010 Europe, Prague, Czech Republic, 21-22 Jun 2010 [link][slides]

List of Training

Lead Expert Trainer, ‘Cloud Security, Forensics and Risk Management’, International Telecommunications Union (ITU) Asia-Pacific Centres of Excellence Training, 25-28 November 2014, Bangkok, Thailand