Arash Mahboubi


Dr Arash Mahboubi

Lecturer in Computing
Port Macquarie

Dr Arash Mahboubi received his PhD in Information Security from Queensland University of Technology (QUT) in 2018. He also received the B.Sc. degree (First Class Honours.) in computer security from Staffordshire University and the M.Sc. degree in information security from the University of Technology Malaysia, Malaysia. Since June 2019, Dr Mahboubi joined Charles Sturt University as a full-time cybersecurity lecturer. Before joining Charles Sturt, he was a sessional lecturer in information security and data science disciplines at QUT and the University of the Sunshine Coast. Dr Mahboubi is now deputy leader of the Cyber Security Research Group at CSU. He is an active researcher in the field of information security, information theory, ransomware/malware detection and prevention.


  • ITC514  Linux Server Administration
  • ITC560  Internet of Things
  • ITC595  Information Security
  • ITC597  Digital Forensics
  • ITC542  Internetworking with TCP/IP
  • ITC333  Server Administration and Maintenance


Dr Mahboubi's research interests include Wireless Networks, IoT, and mobile devices security and hacking, pervasive security, malware detection and prevention and malicious cryptography.


  • Member of Australian Computer Society

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