Vinod Sharma is a first year Computer Science PhD student at University of Southern California (USC) and holds a Research Assistant position at the Information Science Institute (ISI). He received his Bachelors degree in Computer Engineering in 2007 from Punjab Technical University, India. He was in security industry from 2007-2010 and has contributed significantly in the development of next generation application firewall gateway at MacAfee research labs. He received his Masters degree in computer science in 2012 from USC. Currently, his research focus is on Network Security, System security, Botnet detection and Distributed Denial of service attack defense mechanism.
Email: vinodsha AT isi DOT edu