[Series 1] Cloud-based Web Security Best Practices and System Configuration Overview Workshop in Malaysia

A two-day introductory workshop on Cloud-based Web Security, addressing:

    • Principles and best practices for cloud-based web security for Research and Education Network (REN) organisations and users
    • An introduction to the FIWARE Application Development platform for development of cloud-based network management and security dashboards and other services
    • An introduction to Cloud Enabled Security System (CESS) for managing organization-wide web and network policies and access controls
  • A discussion forum with invited stakeholders on web security issues

This workshop is conducted as part of the Asi@Connect Distributed and Cloud-based Network Defense System for NRENs (DCNDS) Project funded by TEIN* Cooperation Center and the European Union to facilitate capacity building among NOC operators and network engineers, as well as security personnel to support the effective operation of Research and Education Networks in the Asian region.

Workshop Presentations:

Prof.Islam – Overview of Cloud Computing

Prof.Islam – Cloud Security Issues

Dr. Manickam-Cloud Computing Security

Dr.Mustafa – Cloud Enabled Security Services

Dr.Anbar – Network monitoring and Security analysis


Workshop Sessions (Videos):

Videos of all the presentation sessions

Target Participants

Network and System operators and engineers, as well as Cybersecurity staff from various organisations involved in Malaysian Research & Education Network (MYREN) and other public agencies. Participants are required to bring their own laptops for the Hands-on sessions.

Number of Participant Seats

30 pax

The organizers reserve the right to limit the number of participants from each organisation based on available seats.

Cost of Participation

There are no fees charged to participants for attending the workshop. However, participants will need to make their own arrangements for travel and lodging if needed.


Taylor’s University lakeside campus
No.1, Jalan Taylor’s,
47500 Subang Jaya
Selangor, Malaysia

[Venue sponsored by Taylor’s University]


28-29 Nov 2018 (Wed-Thurs)
Registration: Click Here

This workshop has received funding from Asi@Connect project which is the European Union co-funding project under Grant contract ACA 2016-376-562.