The question might seem opinion based, but I wish to know who are some people who are academicians or PhD guides in the field of Information Security?

  • The answers to this question are very likely to be opinionated and soon are going to be outdated.
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    Information security is a very broad field. Which field do you want to do a research in?
    – Limit
    Commented Nov 19, 2016 at 16:28
  • I'm open to all. But application security piques my interest Commented Nov 19, 2016 at 16:41
  • This is not only opinion-based, but completely undefined, and impossibly broad. It is also not in the format that works for StackExchange, in general.
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    Commented Nov 19, 2016 at 19:35

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Here are a few

  • Dr. Ron Ross NIST Fellow

  • Dr. Whitfield Diffie, Cybersecurity Advisor

  • Dr. Dan Geer, In-Q-Tel
  • Dr. John McLean, Naval Research Laboratory
  • Prof. Angela Sasse, University College London
  • Prof. Fred Schneider, Cornell University
  • Mr. Phil Venables, Goldman Sachs
  • Prof. David Wagner, University California at Berkeley
  • Dr. Jeannette Wing, Microsoft Research
  • Dr. Matthew Green
  • Bruce Schneier
  • Eduard Karel de Jong

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