Tyler Moore, PhD

Tyler Moore, PhD
Faculty Director
Tandy Professor of Cyber Security
College of Engineering & Natural Sciences
Computer Science
Website Rayzor Hall


PhD – University of Cambridge BS – University of Tulsa


Tyler Moore is an Associate Professor of Computer Science at the University of Tulsa, where he holds the Tandy Chair of Cyber Security and Information Assurance. His research focuses on security economics, cybercrime measurement, and cybersecurity policy. He is a founding Editor in Chief of the Journal of Cybersecurity, a new interdisciplinary journal published by Oxford University Press. He was a 2016-17 New America Cybersecurity Fellow. Prior to joining TU, he was a postdoctoral fellow at the Center for Research on Computation and Society (CRCS) at Harvard University, the Hess Visiting Assistant
Professor of Computer Science at Wellesley College, and an assistant professor at Southern Methodist University. A British Marshall Scholar, Prof. Moore completed his PhD at the University of Cambridge, while he holds BS degrees in Computer Science and Applied Mathematics
from the University of Tulsa.

Research Interests

Security Economics, Cybercrime Measurement, Critical Infrastructure Protection, Digital Currencies, Cybersecurity Policy, Wireless Network Security

Teaching Interests

All core undergraduate and graduate computer science courses, and advanced courses in my research specialties. Courses of special interest include Secure Electronic Commerce, Security Economics, Data Structures and Algorithms, Introduction to Cyber Security, Foundations of Cyber Security.


Journal Articles

Conference Proceedings


  • [1]
    Economics of Information Security and Privacy. Springer, 2010.

Book Chapters

  • [1]
    MooreT. and AndersonR., “Internet Security”, in The Oxford Handbook of the Digital Economy, Oxford University Press, 2012, pp. 572-599.
  • [1]
    MooreT., “The economics of cybersecurity: Principles and policy options”, in Proceedings of a Workshop on Deterring Cyberattacks: Informing Strategies and Developing Options for U.S. Policy, The National Academies Press, 2010, pp. 3–23.
  • [1]
    MooreT., “The economics of cybersecurity: Principles and policy options”, vol. 3, pp. 103 – 117, 2010.
  • [1]
    AndersonR., MooreT., NagarajaS., and OzmentA., “Incentives and Information Security”, in Algorithmic Game Theory, Cambridge University Press, 2007, pp. 633-649.
  • [1]
    SwensonC., MooreT., and ShenoiS., “GSM Cell Site Forensics”, in Advances in Digital Forensics II, vol. 222, Springer, 2006, pp. 259-272.
  • [1]
    MooreT., MeehanA., ManesG., and ShenoiS., “Using Signaling Information in Telecom Network Forensics”, in Advances in Digital Forensics, vol. 194, Springer, 2005, pp. 177-188.


  • [1]
    MooreT., “Workshop Report: DIMACS Workshop on Information Security Economics”. 2007.

Courses Taught

  • Special Topics in Computer Science
  • Research and Dissertation
  • Special Topics
  • Foundations of Cyber Security
  • Independent Study
  • Introduction to Cyber Security
  • Research and Thesis
  • Secure Electronic Commerce