SBA Research is a research center for Information Security funded partly by the national initiative for COMET Competence Centers for Excellent Technologies. Within a network of more than 70 companies, 15 Austrian and international universities and research institutions, and many additional international research partners we jointly work on research challenges ranging from organizational to technical security to strengthen Europe’s Cybersecurity capabilities.
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SBA Research @ DBSec 2016

IMG_20160718_132147Artemios G. Voyiatzis presents today our paper “Whom you gonna trust? A longitudinal study on TLS notary services” at the 30th Annual IFIP WG 11.3 Working Conference on Data and Applications Security and Privacy (DBSec 2016) held in Trento, Italy. He is chairing one of the conference’s sessions tomorrow.

DBSec is an annual international conference covering research in data and applications security.

ERCIM News No. 106 – Special Theme coordinated by Edgar Weippl and Fabio Martinelli

The ERCIM News No. 106 has just been published at http://ercim-news.ercim.eu/en106

The Special Theme presents a variety of research results that show the richness and range of Cybersecurity issues and their application domains. This special theme has been coordinated by the guest editors Fabio Martinelli (IIT-CNR) and Edgar Weippl (SBA Research).

Furthermore, SBA Research contributed with the articles “SPLIT: Security Protocol Interaction Testing in Practice” by Dimitris Simos and “On Reducing Bottlenecks in Digital Forensics” by Martin Schmiedecker and Sebastian Neuner.

The issue in pdf.

Countdown for “Security Rockstars”

Submission deadline is 15 July 2016!

Security Rockstars – the European Information Security Start-up Competition  is organized by SBA Research and supported by partners from the public and private sector. The competition’s goal is to find and support innovative ideas and solutions in the area of Information Security. The final pitch takes place in the context of the CCS Conference on 24 October 2016 in Vienna.

PRIZES:security rockstar
First place: 20.000 EUR
Second place: 10.000 EUR
Third place: 5.000 EUR

More information can be found here.
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SBA becomes associated partner of the project “SENTER”

SENTER_logoThe “Strengthening European Network Centres of Excellence in Cybercrime” project is funded by the European Commission under Internal Security Fund-Police 2014-2020 (ISFP). The main goal of the project is to create a single point of Reference for EU national Cybercrime Centres of Excellence and develop further the Network of national CoE into well-defined and well-functioning community.

More information can be found here.

SBA joins European Cyber Security Organisation (ECSO)

ecsoThe general objective of the Association is to support all types of initiatives or projects that aim to develop, promote, encourage European cybersecurity. Yesterday, July 5th 2016, the cybersecurity contractual Public-Private Partnership (cPPP) has been signed at the European Parliament of Strasbourg, in presence of the VP Ansip and the Commissioner Oettinger.

More information about ECSO can be found here.

Paper accepted @ ESORICS 2016

The paper “The Beauty or The Beast? Attacking Rate Limits of the Xen Hypervisor” by Johanna Ullrich and Edgar Weippl has been accepted for publication at the 21st European Symposium on Research in Computer Security (ESORICS) which takes place from September, 26th-30th, 2016 in Heraklion, Greece. ESORICS is an A-ranked conference in CORE.

 Abstract

Edgar Weippl gives a lecture on Current Research Topics in Information Security at NII

Edgar Weippl gives a lecture on Current Research Topics in Information Security at NII.
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First (ISC)2 SecureAustria with 120 delegates

Today, the one-day conference (ISC)2 SecureAustria, focused on “Securing the virtual organization”, co-organized by the (ISC)2 Austria Chapter and co-hosted by T-Systems Austria & SBA Research was held for the very first time in Vienna.

120 delegates participated in the event, the day provided a diverse and broad range of topics ranging from awareness, organizational and technical aspects within the field of information security.

Find the full agenda here.

SBA-K1 has been granted – new research endeavor ahead

We are happy to report that SBA-K1, our main strategic research endeavor, has been granted continued funding for the period 2017-2025 under the FFG COMET (Competence Centers for Excellent Technologies) K1-Centres program line, with an intermediary evaluation in 2021. This funding will allow us to continue our successful joint research with both our academic and industry partners and we strive to carry on making a difference for academia and our partner companies. We would like to thank all our partners who supported us in the past and we are looking forward to continuing these excellent collaborations.

Read the press release here.
The fact sheet about SBA-K1 can be found here.

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