Mohammed Alsaleh, Ph.D.

A photo of Mohammed Alsaleh

Associate Professor, Data Center Manager

Information Security and Applied Computing

211E Sill Hall


[email protected]


  • Ph.D. in Computing and Information Systems, the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, 2018
  • B.S. in Computer Engineering, Jordan University of Science and Technology, 2007

Interests and Expertise

  • Network Security and Resilience
  • Automated Malware Analysis
  • Security Incident Response Automation
  • Formal Methods for Cybersecurity

Courses Taught

  • IA 150  Networking I
  • IA 400  Malware Analysis and Reverse Engineering

Selected Presentations

  • Mohammed Noraden Alsaleh, Ehab Al-Shaer, and Qi Duan. "Verifying the Enforcement and Effectiveness of Network Lateral Movement Resistance Techniques." International Conference on Security and Cryptography, 2018.
  • Mohammed Noraden Alsaleh, Ehab Al-Shaer, and Ghaith Husari. "ROI-Driven Cyber Risk Mitigation Using Host Compliance and Network Configuration." Journal of Network and Systems Management 25, no. 4 (2017): 759-783.
  • Burcham, Morgan, Mahran Al-Zyoud, Jeffrey C. Carver, Mohammed Alsaleh, Hongying Du, Fida Gilani, Jun Jiang et al. "Characterizing scientific reporting in security literature: An analysis of ACM CCS and IEEE S&P papers." In Proceedings of the Hot Topics in Science of Security: Symposium and Bootcamp, pp. 13-23. ACM, 2017.
  • Mohammed Noraden Alsaleh, and Ehab Al-Shaer. "Towards Automated Verification of Active Cyber Defense Strategies on Software Defined Networks." In Proceedings of the ACM Workshop on Automated Decision Making for Active Cyber Defense, 2016.
  • Yaser Jararweh, Moath Jarrah, Zakarea Alshara, Mohammed Noraden Alsaleh, and Mahmoud Al-Ayyoub. "Cloudexp: A comprehensive cloud computing experimental framework." Simulation Modelling Practice and Theory 49 (2014): 180-192.
  • Mohammed Noraden Alsaleh, and Ehab Alsaleh Al-Shaer. "Security configuration analytics using video games." In IEEE Conference on Communications and Network Security (CNS), 2014.