Prof Barry Irwin

Visiting Professor

Security and Networks Research Group

Professor Irwin is a PhD graduate of the Department of Computer Science at Rhodes University. He spent sixteen years at Rhodes University. He has spent several years engaging in the network and cyber security field, particularly within the telecommunications and financial services sectors. He is currently the Head of the Cybersecurity Program at Noroff University College, Norway, where he specializes in the domains of  Cyberwarfare and Active Network Defense.

Research interests

Network security, cyber threat intelligence and indicators of compromise, data visualisation, malware and information warfare.

Recent Research

We have recently relaunched one of our updated network Vizualisation tools - Inetvis


Other Sites


A list of publications can be found on Google Scholar or a more select list on SCOPUS

Contact Details

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Location: Kristiansand, Norway

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