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Dr Gavin Manes

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Gavin W. Manes Ph.D. received his Doctorate in computer science from the University of Tulsa where he specialized in information assurance research. He went on to perform research and teach courses in digital forensics and telecommunications security at the Institute for Information security at the University of Tulsa. He is currently the founder and ceO of Avansic, a provider of digital forensics and electronic discovery services. He is well published in the fields of digital forensics and information security, and has presented a number of related topics at conferences and symposia across the country. He also serves as an expert witness through courtroom testimony, depositions, and consultation with legal professionals.

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As more businesses and consumers adopt IoT devices, privacy violations and cyber-attacks by malicious actors will become commonplace due to the insecure IoT infrastructure. Read More »

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Data destruction is a process traditionally applied using physical techniques, aiming at the completely destruction of the hard disk, however, there is an increasing interest in the use of logical techniques for data destruction, that allow reusing the physical device. Read More »

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