Darren Hayes

Darren Hayes

Associate Professor
Seidenberg School of CSIS
Information Technology NY

Darren Hayes

NYC
204
163 William Street
| Office Hours: Wed 9:30am-2:30pm

Biography

Awards and Honors

  • Homeland Security Investigations (HSI), 2020, HSI New York Private Sector Partnership Award
  • Association of Information Technology Professionals, 2017, Best Paper of CONISAR Conference
  • HTCIA, Northeast Chapter, 2013, Outstanding Contribution Award
  • Forensics Colleges, 2013, Top 10 Computer Forensics Professors
  • HTCIA, Northeast Chapter, 2010, Outstanding Contribution Award

Licensures and Certificates

  • Hawk Analytics, Connected Cars: The $30K Cell Phone
  • Hawk Analytics, Myths and Realities of Cell Site Coverage Areas
  • Hawk Analytics, CellHawk Basic Training
  • Basis Technology, Autopsy Basics and Hands On
  • AccessData, AccessData Mobile Examiner
  • CITI Program, CITI Conflicts of Interest
  • CITI Program, Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR)
  • CITI Program, Social & Behavioral Research - Basic/Refresher
  • BlackBag Technologies, Certified BlackLight Examiner The CBE designation is reserved for forensic examiners who demonstrate a high level of competency in the use of BlackLight, BlackBag's forensic analysis platform. This distinction is achieved through the successful completion of an online certification exam. CBE candidates must attend the BlackLight Tool Training course before sitting for the exam.

Education

PhD, Sapienza Università di Roma, Rome, Italy, 2019
Industrial Engineering

DPS, Pace University, Seidenberg School of Computer Science and Information Systems, White Plains, NY, US, 2008

MS, Pace University, New York, NY, US, 2001
Information Systems

H.D.B.S, Michael Smurfit Graduate School of Business, University College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland, 1993
Banking & Finance

BA, University College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland, 1992
History

Research and Creative Works

Grants, Sponsored Research and Contracts

Strengthening Pace’s Cyber Community and Pathways using Research Experience, Technical Training and Institutional Outreach
Chen, L., Benjamin, D., Hayes, D., Ryan, J. & Cotoranu, A. August 2021 - August 2026. National Science Foundation, Federal, $3,856,432.00. Funded.

DoD Cybersecurity Scholarship Program: Scholarship and Capacity Building
Chen, L., Cotoranu, A. & Hayes, D. September 2018 - August 2019. Department of Defense, Federal, $221,805.00. Funded.

Courses Taught

Past Courses

CIS 101: Cmptrs & Environmental Science
CIS 101: Cmptrs & Frnsc Scnce Lrng Pod
CIS 101: Cmptrs & Social Responsibility
CIS 101: Cmptrs &Scl Rspnsblty Lrng Pod
CIS 101: Computers & Forensic Science
CIS 101: Computers & Social Respnsblty
CIS 101: Computers & Social Rspnsblty
CIS 101: Computers and The Environment
CIS 101: Downtown New York
CIS 101: Downtown NY Learning Pod
CIS 101: Forensic Computing
CIS 101: Forensic Learning Pod
CIS 101: Intro to Computing - LC
CIS 101: Introduction to Computing
CIS 101: Introduction to Computing - LC
CIS 101: Social Rspnsblty Learning Pod
CIS 101: Urban Environment
CIS 102: IT for Strtgc Comm. Planning
CIS 102: Prblm Slvng Using LEGO Rbtcs
CIS 102: Topic:Intergenerational Cmptng
CIS 102: Web Dsgn for Non-Profit Org
CIS 122: Advanced Spreadsheet Skills
CIT 110: Intro to Inform Technology
CIT 354: Computer Forensics
CIT 361: Forensic Investigation
CIT 363: Computer Forensics, Cyber Law
CIT 365: Mobile Device Forensics
CIT 397: Cyber Intel for Threat Modelng
CIT 481: Cpstn in Infrmtn Tchnlgy
CIT 490: Independent Study in Infor Tec
CS 397: Engineering Designs in 3D Wrld
CS 600: Indpndnt Study in Grad CS
CS 632: Engineering Designs in 3D Wrld
CS 693: Thesis I
CS 694: Thesis II
CYB 651: Cyber Intllgnc Anlysis & Mdlng
IS 600: Grad Independent Study in IS
IS 639: Info Systems Planning & Policy
IS 699: Field Study
IT 603: Overview of Infrmtn Security
IT 662: Web and Internet Security
IT 664: Computer and Internet Forensic
IT 670: Mobile Forensics Investigation
IT 690: Mobile Forensics Investigation
IT 691: Capstone Project
TS 671: Intrnshp in Edctnl Tchnlgy
UNV 101: First-Year Smnr Unvrsty Cmmnty
UNV 101: First-Yr Smnr: Unvrsty Commnty

Publications and Presentations

Publications

CISSP Cert Guide
Abernathy, R. & Hayes, D. (2022, October (4th Quarter/Autumn)). (Issue 4th Edition) https://www.pearsonitcertification.com/store/cissp-cert-guide-9780137507474

An Integrated System for Connecting Cybersecurity Competency, Student Activities and Career Building
Chen, L., Cotoranu, A., Mandhare, P. & Hayes, D. (2022, September). , pages 3--12.

A comparative study of support vector machine and neural networks for file type identification using n-gram analysis
Sester, J., Hayes, D., Scanlon, M. & Nhien-An Le-Khac, N. (2021, April (2nd Quarter/Spring)). Journal is not in list - being petitioned. Vol 36 https://www.elsevier.com/locate/fsidi
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A Comparative Study of Support Vector Machine and Neural Networks for File Type Identification Using n-gram Analysis
Sester, J., Hayes, D., Scanlon, M. & Le-Khac, N. (2021, March). https://dfrws.org/presentation/a-comparative-study-of-support-vector-machine-and-neural-networks-for-file-type-identification-using-n-gram-analysis/

An Effective Approach to Mobile Device Management: Security and Privacy Issues Associated with Mobile Applications
Hayes, D. & Cappa, F. (2020, November). Digital Business. Vol 1 (Issue 1) , pages 1. https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2666954420300016
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A Practical Guide to Digital Forensics
Hayes, D. (2020, October (4th Quarter/Autumn)). (Issue 2)

Forensic Investigation of PayPal Accounts
Standare, L., Hayes, D., Le-Khac, N. & Choo, K. (2020, July (3rd Quarter/Summer)). Nhien-An Le-Khac & Kim-Kwang Raymond Choo (Eds.), Cham , Switzerland:Springer. https://link.springer.com/book/10.1007/978-3-030-47131-6

Is the neuromuscular organization of throwing task unchanged in Virtual Reality? Implications for upper limb rehabilitation
Scalona, E., Taborri, J., Hayes, D., Del Prete, Z., Rossi, S. & Palermo, E. (2019, December). Electronics. Vol 8 (Issue 12) , pages 1495. https://www.mdpi.com/2079-9292/8/12/1495
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Monetary and Social Rewards for Crowdsourcing
Cappa, F., Rosso, F. & Hayes, D. (2019, May). Sustainability. Vol 11 (Issue 10) , pages 13. https://www.mdpi.com/2071-1050/11/10/2834
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Vehicle Communication within Networks – Investigation and Analysis approach: A Case Study
Steiner, D., Chen, L., Hayes, D. & Le-Khac, N. (2019, May). https://www.digitalforensics-conference.org

Perturbed Point-to-Point Reaching Tasks in a 3D Environment Using a Portable Haptic Device
Scalona, E., Hayes, D., Del Prete, Z., Palermo, E. & Rossi, S. (2019, January (1st Quarter/Winter)). Electronics. Vol 8 (Issue 1) , pages 1-14. https://www.mdpi.com/2079-9292/8/1/32
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Privacy and Security Issues Associated with Mobile Dating Applications
Hayes, D. & Snow, C. (2018, October (4th Quarter/Autumn)). Vol 11 (Issue 4823) , pages 13. https://proc.conisar.org/2018/pdf/4823.pdf
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Open-source intelligence for risk assessment
Hayes, D. & Cappa, F. (2018, October (4th Quarter/Autumn)). Business Horizons. Vol 61 (Issue 5) , pages 689-697. https://www.journals.elsevier.com/business-horizons

Translational effects of robot-mediated therapy in subacute stroke patients: an experimental evaluation of upper limb motor recovery
Palermo, E., Hayes, D., Francesco, E., Calabro, R. S., Pacilli, A. & Filoni, S. (2018, September). PeerJ. https://peerj.com
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A Framework for More Effective Dark Web Marketplace Investigations
Hayes, D., Cappa, F. & Cardon, J. (2018, July (3rd Quarter/Summer)). Information. Vol 9 (Issue 8) , pages 186. https://mdpi.org
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Privacy Issues Associated with Popular Mobile Applications
Hayes, D. & Cappa, F. (2018, July (3rd Quarter/Summer)). https://www.radma.net

Rewards and crowdsourcing participation
Cappa, F., Rosso, F. & Hayes, D. (2018, July (3rd Quarter/Summer)). https://www.radma.net

The Value of Big Data from Mobile Devices
Cappa, F., Oriani, R. & , . (2018, July (3rd Quarter/Summer)). https://www.radma.net

A Dynamic and Static Analysis of the Uber Mobile Application from a Privacy Perspective
Hayes, D., Snow, C. & Altuwayjiri, S. (2018, March). Journal of Information Systems Applied Research. Vol 11 (Issue 1) , pages 11-22. https://jisar.org
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Performance evaluation of 3D reaching tasks using a low-cost haptic device and Virtual Reality
Scalona, E., Hayes, D., Palermo, E., Del Prete, Z. & Rossi, S.

Leakage of Geolocation Data by Mobile Ad Networks
Snow, C., Hayes, D. & Dwyer, C.

Presentations

Interview
Hayes, D. Dow Jones Newswire. Dow Jones Newswire,

Invited Speaker
Hayes, D. Impact of Corporate Governance and Institutional Investor Targeting. National Investor Relations Institute, American Stock Exchange, Amer. Bar Assoc.,

Invited Speaker
Hayes, D. The Annual Meeting Process. National Investor Relations Institute, American Stock Exchange, Amer. Bar Assoc.,

Invited Speaker
Hayes, D. Understanding Your Shareholder Profile. National Investor Relations Institute, American Stock Exchange, Amer. Bar Assoc,

Ransomware - the current and evolving threat landscape
Hayes, D. (2022). UCD Alumni. University College Dublin,

Foundations in Cybersecurity: Ransomware Prevention, Detection
Hayes, D. (2022, September 22). Compliance Week. Compliance Week,

Keeping up with Identity and Cybersecurity – Tools, Scoping and Scaling
Hayes, D. (2022, June 13). Third-Party Risk Management & Oversight Summit. Compliance Week,

Cybersecurity: Current Case Examples & Future Possibilities
Hayes, D. (2022, May 16). Compliance Week National 2022. Compliance Week,

Why Do Third-Party Risk Management?
Hayes, D. (2021, June 30). TPRM in 2021. Compliance Week,

TikTok: A Threat to National Security? Privacy Concerns & Opportunities for Investigators with Mobile App Evidence
Hayes, D. (2021, April). National Cyber Crime Conference 2020. Massachusetts Attorney General,

Authenticating Digital Files
Hayes, D. (2021, March 30). Scientific Association of Forensic Examiners . Scientific Association of Forensic Examiners,

I Know What You Did Last Summer
Hayes, D. (2021, February 25). Pace Alumni Relations. Pace Alumni Relations,

Mobile Dating Apps: Privacy Concerns
Hayes, D. (2019, April 5). Student Veterans Association Cybersecurity Training. Seidenberg School & Pace SVA,

Privacy Issues Associated with Popular Mobile Applications
Hayes, D. (2018, July 4). R&D Management Conference. R&D Management,
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Introduction to the Dark Web
Hayes, D. (2018, June 26). Cybersecurity Training. Citibank,

Mobile Malware
Hayes, D. (2018, April 12). Lewis Brisbois. Lewis Brisbois,

Think Outside the App
Hayes, D. (2018, March 13). International Communications Data and Digital Forensics (ICDDF) . National Policing Data Communications Group,

Professional Contributions and Service

Professional Memberships

  • New York Council, Navy League [Member]
  • Open Web Application Security Project [Member & Academic Supporter]
  • Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association [Member]
  • FBI - Academic Alliance Program [FBI - Academic Alliance Program Coordinator]
  • InfraGard [Member]
  • High Technology Crime Investigation Association [First Vice President & Former President]

College Service

  • CyberCorps Interviews CyberCorps Interviews [Committee Member]

University Service

  • Faculty Fellows [Committee Member]
  • Student Veterans Association [Student Org Advisor (Non-Professional Org)]
  • Seidenberg BCG Committee [Committee Member]
  • New York Faculty Council [Committee Member]
  • Fulbright Campus Committee [Committee Member]
  • Advising 360 Presidential Taskforce [Committee Member]
  • Middle States Accreditation: Working Group 1 [Committee Member]
  • Research Day Judge
  • Research Day [Research Day Judge]