Her research interests include network security, mobile security and security within the IoT (Internet of Things).
Katharina received a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science from the University of Vienna and a master’s degree in Communication Systems from the KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden, with emphasis on IT security. Prior joining SBA, she worked for Ericsson Research, Sweden, in the area of security analytics where she also served as a standardization delegate for 3GPP in the security working group. In 2016 she co-founded the IT company The Code Yard, which focuses on web and mobile application development. Currently, she is a PhD candidate.