Ping Fan KE

Assistant Professor
School of Information Systems
Singapore Management University

Email: pofzketta@svmxur.ledu.osrg
Phone: (+65) 6826 1346 Room: 4033

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Last update: 02-07-2019


Ping Fan (Zetta) is an Assistant Professor in the School of Information Systems (SIS) at the Singapore Management University (SMU). He received his Ph.D. degree in Information Systems from the Department of ISOM, School of Business and Management, HKUST in 2018.

His research focuses on the area of cybersecurity, in both managerial and technical aspects. On the managerial side, his research examines the economic incentive and mechanism design in various contexts in cybersecurity, including cybersecurity policy, managed security service, bug bounty program, DevSecOps and Blockchain. On the technical side, he conducts vulnerability researches in Web and Desktop applications.

His recent research regarding the contract design in managed security service has been published in Information Systems Research (ISR). His research has been presented in leading academic conferences, such as International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS), the Workshop on Information Systems and Economics (WISE) and Workshop on e-Business (WeB). His work has also presented in industral conferences and workshops, such as DEF CON, Hacks in Taiwan Conference (HITCON) and Information Security Summit.

Prior to joining SMU, he is a Visiting Scholar in HKUST. He also served as a team coach of the Firebird CTF team in the Cybersecurity Lab in HKUST, where the team has won in several local competitions like PwC HackaDay and been invited to participate in several worldwide competitions like HITB GSEC CTF.

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