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Dr. Mouatez Karbab

About Me

Dr. Mouatez Karbab is a researcher at Concordia University. His research focuses on applied machine learning techniques on malware fingerprinting and mobile and IoT security. He served as a research scientist at the National Cyber Forensic and Training Alliance (NCFTA) of Canada, an international organization which focuses on the investigation of cyber-crimes. He served as an associate researcher at Research Centre for Scientific and Technical Information (CERIST), Algeria, where he worked on international projects in collaboration with University of Cape Town, South Africa, and Heudiasyc Lab, France. ElMouatez has published many peer-reviewed research articles in international journals and conferences on malware fingerprinting using machine learning techniques, cyber security, and embedded systems.

Experiences

Concordia University
concordia.ca
2020-2022
PostDoctoral
Researcher at Concordia Security Research Center.
NCFTA Canada
ncfta.ca
2014 - 2020
Data Scientist & Cyber-Security Specialist
Researcher at National Cyber-Forensics and Training Alliance (NCFTA Canada).
  • Investigating large-scale cyber threats.
  • Designing, developing and maintaining big data and machine learning systems for cyber security threats mitigation.
Concordia University
concordia.ca
2015-2020
Research Assistant
Malware fingerprinting using machine learning techniques, different projects that include Concordia University/ NCFTA Canada and other academic, industrial, and government partners.
Concordia University
concordia.ca
2016-2020
Teaching Assistant
Several tutorials and labs of graduate and undergraduate courses.
CERIST Research Center
cerist.dz
2011 - 2014
Research Assistant & Embedded System Developer
Research assistant at CERIST Research Center, national and international projects.
  • Embedded systems development.
  • Software development.
Mobilis Telecom
mobilis.dz
2010 - 2011
Software Engineer
  • Java developer.
  • Database administrator.

Contact

Mail
mouatez _at_ karbab.net

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