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SBA Research is a research center for Information Security
funded partly by the national initiative for COMET Competence Centers for Excellent Technologies.

Recent News:

SBA @ CRITIS Conference 2022

This year, the 17th International Conference on Critical Information Infrastructures Security (CRITIS) took place in Munich from September 14th to 16th at the University of the Bundeswehr München. CORE group researcher Philip König gave the talk “Root Cause Analysis of… Read More

sec4dev Conference & Bootcamp 2022 – It was a blast!

sec4dev 2022 is over and wow wow wow - we are more than happy after having 4 days of great bootcamps, interesting talks and more than 170 participants, making the sec4dev Conference & Bootcamp a fantastic event!! From September 6-9, 2022 the TU Wien was turned into THE place to be for developers and everybody interested in security. Read More

Young Researchers’ Day is back again!

As part of the ICT Security Conference (September 14-15, 2022), a group of nine dedicated young researchers presented their scientific work in front of 1800 participants on the main stage of the Conference. A big thanks to the OCG IT Security Working… Read More


The CALGO team of the MATRIS research group of SBA Research joined the 24th International Symposium on Symbolic and Numeric Algorithms for Scientific Computing Conference (SYNASC) held at the Research Institute for Symbolic Computation of the Johannes Kepler University, at Schloss Hagenberg… Read More

Talk: State of ICS security in the chemical sector

On 8 September 2022, Matthias Eckhart gave a lightning talk on the state of ICS security in the chemical sector at the networking event “Advanced Digital Technologies for Sustainable Business Models in the Chemical Sector” organized by Wirtschaftskammer Österreich. Links… Read More


The MATRIS Research Group (SBA Research) contributed through a booth to the ARES conference. The conference took place in Vienna between 23-26 August 2022. At the MATRIS/SBA booth, conference participants could get information regarding recent research highlights of… Read More

SBA Research @ ACDL 2022

Tanja Šarčević, researcher at SBA´s MDLM research group, presented her research work on Ownership Protection in Machine Learning Processes at the 5th Advanced Course on Data Science & Machine Learning (ACDL), August… Read More

ARES & CD-MAKE 2022 – Vienna calling!

The 17th International Conference on Availability, Reliability and Security (ARES 2022), was held from August 23 to August 26, 2022 in SBA Research’ home town, Vienna. Co-located with ARES for the sixth time was the International IFIP Cross Domain Conference for Machine Learning & Knowledge Extraction –… Read More

Talks @ ACA Conference 2022

MATRIS Research Group contributed four talks to the Conference on Applications of Computer Algebra (ACA). Talk: A Call for more Automata Theory in Sequential Combinatorial Testing Ludwig Kampel, researcher of MATRIS Research Group, gave a talk “A Call for more Automata Theory in Sequential Combinatorial Testing” in the… Read More

SBA @ ACA Conference 2022

The 27th International Conference on Applications of Computer Algebra (ACA) took place this year in Istanbul, Turkey at Gebze Technical University within the scope of SCALE (Symbolic Computation: Algorithms, Learning, and Engineering). The conference started on the 15th of August, Monday, and continued until the 19th of August, Friday. Read More

Talk: User-Perceived Privacy in Blockchain

The Field of blockchain privacy was presented by SBA Research´s researcher, Simin Ghesmati, who talked about her work at three conferences in the spring/summer of 2022. Originally presented at the 3rd Workshop on Coordination of Decentralized Financev (CoDecFin) 2022, Simin Ghesmati held a talk… Read More

SBA Research @ ETAC 2022

From June 25th to 27th, 2022, three of our colleagues participated in the 5th European Technology Assessment Conference in Karlsruhe, Germany. Carolina Cantero and Veronika Nowak each presented a poster – “Technology Assessment, Complexity and Resilience” and “Towards Software Sustainability”, respectively. Philip König… Read More

A Min Tjoa receives Austrian Decoration of Honor

Congratulations to A Min Tjoa! The professor emeritus at TU Wien Informatics and one of the Co-Founders of SBA Research, was honored with the highest Austrian Decoration of Honor for Science and Art (Österreichisches Ehrenkreuz für Wissenschaft und Kunst I. Klasse). Read More

MATRIS @ SoCS 2022

The 15th annual Symposium on Combinatorial Search (SOCS) took place at the Technical University of Vienna from the 21st of July to the 23rd of July. The conference started with the Doctoral Consortium on topics of heuristics for being a researcher and resumed with… Read More