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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:

LivestockSense – Project Update

In cooperation with our partners from seven countries, we are proud to support the ongoing research on PLF technologies. See more about our latest update to the project here: LivestockSense – a new technology as the future of agriculture More infos about the project LivestockSense… Read More

Journal Article: “In-Parameter-Order strategies for covering perfect hash families” by MATRIS research group

Michael Wagner and Dimitris E. Simos from the MATRIS research group published an article for the Elsevier Applied Mathematics and Computation Journal. Generating optimal covering arrays is a very challenging task where asides its theoretical value has huge impact in software testing, when such mathematical structures are translated to software artifacts. Read More

Safer Internet Day 2022 – Together for a better internet

Today is Safer Internet Day! To raise awareness on the significance of how to navigate the web safely two excellent projects tackle the problem of security training and awareness from a different angle.   Cyber Security Quiz Breaking down essential security topics applying the concepts of microlearning, gamification ,and… Read More

Security Advisory: Shibboleth Identity Provider OIDC OP Plugin 3.0.3 or below Server-Side Request Forgery (CVE-2022-24129)

Shibboleth Identity Provider OIDC OP plugin 3.0.3 or below is prone to a server-side request forgery (SSRF) vulnerability due to an insufficient restriction of the request_uri parameter. This allows unauthenticated attackers to interact with arbitrary third-party HTTP services. Full security advisory: https://github.com/sbaresearch/advisories/tree/public/2022/SBA-ADV-20220127-01_Shibboleth_IdP_OIDC_OP_Plugin_SSRF Credits David Gnedt… Read More

Journal Article: “Verifying compliance in process choreographies: Foundations, algorithms, and implementation” by Walid Fdhila

Title Verifying compliance in process choreographies: Foundations, algorithms, and implementation Authors Walid Fdhila, David Knuplesch, Stefanie Rinderle-Ma, Manfred Reichert Journal Information Systems (Link to article) Abstract The current push towards interoperability drives companies to collaborate through process choreographies. At the same time, they face a jungle of continuously… Read More

Fingerprinting Relational Data – talk by Tanja Šarčević

On December 1, 2021 Tanja Šarčević held a talk at the joint UNECE/Eurostat Expert Meeting on Statistical Data Confidentiality hosted by Statistics Poland in Poznań. Title Fingerprinting Relational Data Speaker Tanja Šarčević is researcher at SBA Research. Event UNECE/Eurostat Expert Meeting on Statistical Data The focus of… Read More

Condignum & SBA Research – a Success Story

The collaboration of COMET partners in research projects is an important factor in boosting knowledge exchange and achieving best results.Condignum has been a FFG COMET partner for nearly two years now, we summarized our first joint results here: “The COMET program allows us to access an enormous breadth and depth of… Read More

Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability: Kevin Mallinger presents two papers

Two research articles by Kevin Mallinger, business developer at SBA Research, discussing novel advancements and applications of Digital Twins and Complexity Metrics supporting sustainability efforts got accepted for the special edition “AI Open Issue 2023: Environmental Sustainability Science, Artificial Intelligence and Digitization” of the international top Journal “Current… Read More

SBA Research Newsletter – 3rd issue

Our third newsletter was sent out last week. Check it out here! Highlights We introduce you to MLDM, our Machine Learning and Data Management Group (MLDM), including a video about their research activities. Launch of our new Professional Services website15 years of SBA… Read More

Happy Birthday to us! SBA Research celebrates 15 Years.

A Retrospect. One and a half decades of company history offer a lot of official milestones and not-so-official anecdotes to be picked from. Not an easy, but very fun task which we gladly fulfilled, presenting you in the following with some selected highlights and snippets from the past 15 years. Read More

Commentary for the upcoming Cryptocurrency Tax Law Changes

Our colleagues Aljosha Judmayer, Andreas Kern, Philipp Schindler, Nicholas Stifter from our research group DECSYS – Decentralized Systems Group have provided a commentary for the upcoming “Ökosoziale Steuerreform” as there will be a change to the way Austria currently taxes Cryptocurrencies. The changes proposed by… Read More