Belfast-based unit aims to reduce vulnerability to cyber threats
New unit at Queen’s University aims to improve internet-connected hardware security
The Research Institute in Secure Hardware and Embedded Systems at Queen’s University is one of four linked cybersecurity institutes in the UK.
As director of the new research unit at Queen’s University, Prof Maire O’Neill is tasked with improving hardware security and reducing vulnerability to cyber threats.
Prof Maire O’Neill is a Queen’s University, Belfast cybersecurity expert who knows that even something as innocent as a toy doll can be corrupted by internet hackers to cause criminal mischief.