- Cryptography and steganography
- Security services, information systems and networks
- Detection systems and intrusion prevention
- Methods and Tools for security in distributed systems
- Security in a broadband environment
- Optical networking
Participation in the contest for the best Arab plan for the establishment of an innovative company, organized by the "Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)" in 2009. The team's research unit, Digital Security, has participated in the contest with the proposed creation of a company called "Digital Security Innovation (DSI). Out of 1241 candidates from 17 Arab countries the company "ISD" was among the 9 most innovative finalists.
Mentoring doctoral students
The senior members of the research unit have provided over the last 5 years supervisory activity that resulted in obtaining a large number of Masters degrees in telecommunications and theses in ICT.
Nearly one hundred scientific papers have been published in international conferences and nearly two dozen papers in international journals indexed.
Registration of patents at the national and international, the latest patent covers a new method for validating configuration files firewalls to make them more effective.