Dr Paul Black

Name Dr Paul Black Paul Black 
Position Title Post Doctoral Fellow - Cybersecurity
Campus Mt Helen
Room Y240

Research interests

  • Malware analysis
  • Threat intelligence
  • Function similarity
  • Offensive cybersecurity techniques
  • Blockchain

Short biography

Paul is a post-doctoral fellow in cyber security at the Institute of Innovation, Science and Sustainability. Before joining Federation University, Paul held positions with the AFP, FireEye, and PhishLabs. His research interests are malware analysis, offensive cybersecurity techniques, blockchain, and organising the annual Malware and Reverse Engineering (MRE) conference.


  • PhD, Information Technology, Federation University

Current research projects

  • DSI AI for Decision Making (AI4DM) Initiative