Department of Information Systems

Abdullah Abu Hussein

Abdullah Abu Hussein

Abu Hussein joined the Department of Information Systems at St. Cloud State University in fall 2016. He has been teaching courses on security, software engineering, and cloud computing as a lecturer at various educational institutions. He has a number of refereed publications in related venues, presented papers at various conferences and served as a reviewer IEEE Transaction on Cloud Computing. He has a number of awards from The University of Memphis.

Education

Ph.D ABD in Computer Science, The University of Memphis, Memphis, Tennessee, USA
MS in Information Systems Management, Ferris State University, Big Rapids, Michigan, 2003
BSc. in Computer Science, IPU, Amman, Jordan

Area of Teaching

  • IS 443 Database Design, Implementation and Administration
  • IS 483 Client/Server Security
  • IS 459 Cloud Security

Research Interests

Cyber security, Security metrics, Cloud computing, Cloud economics, Cyber-physical systems, Information forensics, Software crowdsourcing and Software engineering.

Publications

Conference Papers:

  • Abdullah Abuhussein, and Sajjan G. Shiva, A Framework for Cloud Security Assessment: A Scenario-based, Stakeholder-Oriented Approach, Ist Annual Research Workshop on Advances & Innovations in Cyber Security, The University of Memphis, Memphis, TN, USA, June 9, 2016.
  • Abdullah Abuhussein, Sajjan G. Shiva, and F.T Sheldon, CSSR: Cloud Services Security Recommender, IEEE 11th World Congress on Services (SERVICES) - Emerging Technology Track: Dependable and Secure Services (DSS 2016), San Francisco, USA, Jun2 26- July 3, 2016.
  • Abdullah Abuhussein, Faisal Alsubaei, Sajjan G. Shiva, and F.T Sheldon, Evaluating Security and Privacy in Cloud Services, In the 2016 IEEE NATA-COMPSAC Symposium on Novel Applications and Technology Advances in Computing, the 40th Annual Computer Software and Applications Conference (COMPSAC), Atlanta, Georgia, USA - June 10-14, 2016
  • Eman Aldhahri, Abdullah Abuhussein, and Sajjan G. Shiva, Leveraging Crowdsourcing In Cloud Application Development, in the Proceedings of the 2015 IASTED International Software Engineering and Applications, Marina del Rey (SEA 2015), October 2015
  • Abdullah Abuhussein, Harkeerat Bedi, and Sajjan G. Shiva, Exploring Security and Privacy Risks of SoA Solutions Deployed on the Cloud, GCA 2014, Las Vegas, NV, July 2014.
  • Md Fahad Polash, Abdullah Abuhussein, and Sajjan G. Shiva, A Survey of Cloud Computing Taxonomies: Rationale and Overview Int. Conf. on Internet Technology and Secured Transactions (ICITST), London, 2014.
  • Abdullah Abuhussein, Harkeerat Bedi, and Sajjan G. Shiva, Towards a Stakeholder-Oriented Taxonomical Approach for Secure Cloud Computing, 6th IEEE Int. Conf. on Cloud Computing, Santa Clara, CA, July 2013.
  • Abdullah Abuhussein, Harkeerat Bedi, and Sajjan G. Shiva, Towards a Taxonomical Approach for Secure Cloud Computing, 6th IEEE Int. Conf. on Cloud Computing, Santa Clara, CA, July 2013.
  • Abdullah Abuhussein, Harkeerat Bedi, and Sajjan G. Shiva,   Evaluating Security and Privacy in Cloud Computing Services: A Stakeholder's Perspective, 7th International Conference for Internet Technology and Secured Transactions (ICITST), London, Dec. 2012.