Dr Vimal Kumar

Senior Lecturer (Computer Science)

Qualifications: BTech IPU - Delhi PhD Missouri S&T

Contact Details

Room: G.1.09
Phone: +64 7 838 4378
Extension: 4378

Research Interests

My research interests are broadly in the areas of wireless sensors and security. Specifically I am interested in the development of secure wireless sensor networks, sensor clouds and internet of things. I am also looking into wearable devices security and issues in secure cloud computing.

Teaching Commitments

Recent Publications

  • Chew, C., Kumar, V., Patros, P., & Malik, R. (2020). ESCAPADE: Encryption-type-ransomeware: system call based pattern detection. In M. Kutylowski, J. Zhang, & C. Chen (Eds.), 14th International Conference on Network and System Security (NSS2020). Virtual, Melbourne, Australia.

  • Dekker, M., & Kumar, V. (2019). Using audio characteristics for mobile device authentication. In J. K. Liu, & X. Huang (Eds.), Proc International Conference on Network and System Security (NSS 2019) LNCS 11928 (pp. 98-113). Sapporo, Japan. doi:10.1007/978-3-030-36938-5_6

  • Chew, C., & Kumar, V. (2019). Behaviour based ransomware detection. In G. Lee, & Y. Jin (Eds.), Proc 34th International Conference on Computers and Their Applications (CATA 2019) Vol. 58 (pp. 127-136). EasyChair. doi:10.29007/t5q7

  • Kumar, V. (2019). A bilinear pairing based secure data aggregation scheme for WSNs. In Proc 15th International Wireless Communications & Mobile Computing Conference (IWCMC) (pp. 102-107). Tangier, Morocco: IEEE. doi:10.1109/iwcmc.2019.8766759 Open Access version:

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