Michael DiRossi

Mike is a Principal Research Engineer at the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory, where he provides leadership, strategic vision, and technical oversight over a portfolio of cybersecurity research projects. His background includes embedded systems development, software vulnerability research, cyber security red teaming, and blockchain/cryptocurrency analysis. His prior research includes secure operating systems, automated vulnerability analysis and patching, and peer-to-peer network protocol security. He holds an MBA from the University of Maryland and a BS in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the Ohio State University.


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Blockchain Technologies

This course presents fundamentals of blockchain technologies, cryptocurrencies, NFT (non-fungible tokens), decentralized identity, their vulnerabilities, innovations and policy issues.

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