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  CE Department- Sharif University of Technology Spring 1389 - Group 1 

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  1390-05-15 August 06, 2011 11:12 AM  
Dear Students,
You can find your grades in the Grades section. Objection time is this upcoming Tuesday (90/5/18) between 10:00 and 12:00 in Data and Network Security Lab (CE department, 5th floor).

-- Hadavi --

  1390-04-08 June 29, 2011 11:57 AM  
Dear Students,
The presentation class will be held in Room 202 on Sunday (90/4/12) at 8:00 A.M. based on the before-mentioned schedule.

  1390-03-30 June 20, 2011 11:15 AM  
Dear students,
For your information, "Secure Data Outsourcing", "XML Data Security", "Data Replication", and "Role-Based Trust Management" are among presentations you should review them for the final exam. In the case of DB-Outsourcing, it is a part of the course material exactly the same as the other main parts.

  1390-03-22 June 12, 2011 04:02 PM  
Dear students,
Visiting the Grades section, enjoy your grades of Homework#1 and midterm exam!

  1390-03-17 June 07, 2011 03:19 PM  
Dear students,
Students' presentations have been uploaded. Find them in the Resources section.

  1390-03-11 June 01, 2011 12:07 PM  
Dear Students,
1. 1390/4/5 is the deadline of your final research reports (and implementation/simulation results, if any). The deadline is restricted.
2. You are expected to present your research results on Sunday 1390/4/12 based on the following schedule. Presentations will be started at 8:00 A.M. in room 825.

  1. "Trust Management in Relational Databases" by Ghasemi, Niknafs, and Safavifar (20 minutes)

  2. "Statistical Inferences and Prevention Mechanisms" by Mohammadkhan, Moradi, and Soudi (20 minutes)

  3. "Database Encryption Issues and State of Practice" by Jabbarvand, Khodadadi, and Zarrinpour (30 minutes)

  4. "Access Control on XML Data" by Dodangeh (15 minutes)

  5. Break (15 minutes)

  6. "Non-monotonic Access Control" by Javadi (15 minuts)

  7. "Direct Execution of Query over Encrypted Character Data" Jafari Dehkordi (30 minutes)

  8. "Semantic-aware Access Control" by Takhtaie and Eshaghi (20 minutes)

  9. "Trust Management in Databases" by Shahriari and Momeni (15 minutes)

  1390-03-09 May 30, 2011 09:17 PM  
Dear students,
I made some tiny changes in the second assignment and re-uploaded it as "DBSec-Homework-2-v2". Please use the new version instead of the old one.

  1390-03-03 May 24, 2011 10:12 AM  
Dear students,
You can find your second assignment in the Assignments section. The deadline is 1390/3/20. Send your solutions to

  1390-03-01 May 22, 2011 10:36 AM  
Dear students,
The reference document for Inference Control has been uploaded. Find it in the Resources --> Papers.

  1390-02-31 May 21, 2011 05:49 PM  
Dear Students,
The presentation schedule of your research projects is as follows:

  1. Tuesday (1390/3/3): A 20-30 minutes talk on "Inference Problem in Statistical Databases" by Nabil Tabbaa

  2. Tuesday (1390/3/3): A 30-40 minutes talk on "SQL Injection" by Fathabadi, Ghods, and Javanmard

  3. Sunday (1390/3/8): A 20-25 minutes talk on "Data Replication" by Heydari and Malool

  4. Sunday (1390/3/8): A 20-25 minutes talk on "Distributed Database Security" by Gharib, Khodadadi, and Salemi

  5. Sunday (1390/3/8): A 15-20 minutes talk on "Security of XML data" by Sadri

  6. Tuesday (1390/3/10): A 30-35 minutes talk on "Database Encryption" by Jabbarvand, Khodadadi, and Zarrinpoor

  7. Tuesday (1390/3/10): A 15-20 minutes talk on "Role-Based Trust Management" by Dehghan

  8. Tuesday (1390/3/10): A 15-20 minutes talk on "Data Warehouse Security" by Safir

  9. Tuesday (1390/3/10): A 15-20 minutes talk on "Database Auditing" by Azadmanesh

  1390-02-28 May 18, 2011 12:06 PM  
Dear students,
"Data Outsourcing" presentation has been uploaded. Find it in the Resources section.

  1390-02-16 May 06, 2011 07:03 PM  
Dear Students,
you can find RBAC, ARBAC, and Hippocratic databases lecture notes in the Resources section.

  1390-02-14 May 04, 2011 11:05 AM  
Dear students,
"Handbook of database security" has been uploaded. You can find it in the Resources section.

  1390-02-06 April 26, 2011 04:36 PM  
Dear Students,
You can find "Orion" slides in the Resources section.

  1390-02-03 April 23, 2011 01:49 PM  
Dear students,
90/2/20 is the deadline of the progress report of your research project.
You should prepare your report in at least 4 and at most 10 pages.
In this step you should survey similar research activities concentrating on your detailed specified approach. It is advisable to propose your ideas and contributions for completing/improving research activities in the area of your study. Your report is supposed to be written in a well-organized manner as a research/survey paper.
Please send your reports to mhadavi [AT] ce [DOT] sharif [DOT] edu with [DBSec:Research Progress Report] subject.

  1390-02-03 April 23, 2011 01:16 PM  
Dear students,
In the Grades section, you can find your quiz grades.

  1390-01-29 April 18, 2011 02:21 PM  
Dear students,
You can find "Proposed NIST Standard for Role-Based
Access Control" in 'Resources' section.

  1389-12-28 March 19, 2011 05:32 PM  
*** Happy new year ***

  1389-12-28 March 19, 2011 05:33 PM  
Dear students,
You can find new resources in the Resources section.

  1389-12-28 March 19, 2011 05:20 PM  
Dear students,
The first assignment was uploaded. Please find it in the Assignments section.

  1389-12-25 March 16, 2011 01:03 PM  
Dear students,
Presentation slides of MAC and Dion were uploaded in the Resources section.

  1389-12-11 March 02, 2011 02:01 PM  
Dear students,
Presentation slides were uploaded in the Resources section.

  1389-12-21 March 12, 2011 10:49 AM  
Dear students,
Your proposals should be finalized up to 22th Esfand. The proposal consists of a two-paragraph abstract, describing your topic of interest and its specific research direction, along with the preliminary list of references as the basis of your research activity. This step is around 20 percent of your project. The deadline is restricted. Please send your proposals to

The research topics include but not limited to:
1. Database Encryption
2. Direct Execution of Query over Encrypted Character Data
3. Security of Data Warehouse systems
4. Database Issues in Trust Management
5. SQL injection
6. Privacy Preserving Information Retrieval
7. Data Recovery / Database Replication
8. Database Auditing and Accountability
9. Inference problem / statistical databases
10. Access Control Models in DBMSs
11. Security Re-engineering of Databases / Secure Design of Database (What does “security in mind” refer to in database context?)
12.    Database Security in Practice (Oracle, ....)
13.    Security of Data in non-database hudge data repositories!

  1389-12-07 February 26, 2011 01:32 PM  
-- Happy new semester --

Rasool Jalili

3 Units
15:00 - 16:30
Room: 827

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