Security Data Analytics and Visualisation

In this module, we take a practical approach for understanding the role of data analytics and visualisation for security applications. It brings together aspects of data science, machine learning, and visualization, for the purpose of making sense of large-scale data investigations. This is a new module for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Course Overview:

  1. Introduction to Security Data Analytics and Visualisation
  2. Analytical Workflows and "Hello, Security Analytics"
  3. Statistical Analysis
  4. Machine Learning Techniques
  5. Visualisation Techniques
  6. Interaction Techniques
  7. VizSec Case Studies of Security Data Analytics
  8. Case Study: Text Analytics
  9. Case Study: Image-based and Sequential Analytics
  10. Future Directions of Security Data Analytics
(Lecture slides and workshop materials can be obtained via Blackboard for UWE students, or by direct request via e-mail.)