Smart City Technologies: Data Privacy and Security

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This courses addresses how the technology integrated into smart cities makes them vulnerable to security attacks. It describes various types of cyber attacks and their effect on peoples' privacy and safety.  The course explains the differences between information security and data privacy and provide examples of various types of data breaches. It examines ways to ensure cyber security, prevent various types of cyber attacks, the various types of false information and motivations of people who spread it, and methods of securing smart cities. This course is endorsed by the IEEE Communications Society.

What you will learn:

  • Discuss cyber security in smart cities
  • Review information security in smart cities
  • Examine data privacy in smart cities
  • Understand false information in the smart city
  • Ensure privacy, security, and safety in smart cities

This course is part of the following course program:

Smart City Technologies: Transformation of Cities

Courses included in this program:

Who Should Attend:  Engineers, Data Privacy specialists, Communication engineers, Transportation engineers, Healthcare systems professionals, Software engineers, Urban planners, Municipal planners, Financial investors, Entrepreneurs, Government leaders, Innovation managers, Policymakers


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Dr. Madhusudan Singh

Dr. Madhusudan Singh is a Senior Member of IEEE and an ACM Distinguished speaker. He has conducted extensive research on smart cities and automotive cyber security for which he has authored an IEEE eLearning course. He has also conducted research on artificial intelligence and blockchain technology as applied in the field of cyber security. Dr. Singh is actively involved in a blockchain technology-based startup and serves as a series editor for blockchain technologies in Springer Nature. He also conducts research on wireless communications technologies and software engineering. Today, he teaches as an Associate Professor of Information Security at the University of Tartu in Estonia.

Publication Year: 2022

ISBN: 978-1-7281-7814-1

Smart City Technologies: Data Privacy and Security
  • Course Provider: Educational Activities
  • Course Number: EDP674
  • Duration (Hours): 1
  • Credits: 0.1 CEU/ 1 PDH