Matthew Wright is the Director of Research for the Global Cybersecurity Institute at RIT and a Professor of Computing Security. He graduated with his PhD from the Department of Computer Science at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst in May, 2005. His dissertation work examined attacks and defenses for systems that provide anonymity online. His other interests include adversarial machine learning and understanding the human element of security. He has been the lead investigator on over $5.7 million in funded projects, including an NSF CAREER award, and he has published over 100 peer-reviewed papers, including numerous contributions in the most prestigious venues focused on computer security and privacy.
- Election 2020: Combating Misinformation, Disinformation and Deepfakes — ONA20, September 30, 2020
- Preparing for the Future of Deepfakes — ONA19, September 11, 2019