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Laboratory of Information & Communication Systems Security

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I & CT Security Conferences
TSEC-NextSecSociety 2017
Submission Deadline: Dec 31, 2017
Journal of Cyber Security Technology Special Issue on Secure Smart Society in Next Generation Networking Paradigm
N/A
N/A
 
ICC 5G-Security 2018
Submission Deadline: Jan 3, 2018
The First IEEE Workshop on 5G Wireless Security - ICC 2018
May 20, 2018 - May 24, 2018
Kansas City, MO, USA
 
DISSECT 2018
Submission Deadline: Jan 5, 2018
IEEE/IFIP Workshop on Security for Emerging Distributed Network Technologies
Apr 23, 2018 - Apr 23, 2018
Taipei, Taiwan
 
FSC 2018
Submission Deadline: Jan 6, 2018
The 1st IEEE International Symposium on the Future of Security Controls
Apr 23, 2018 - Apr 26, 2018
Barcelona, Spain
 
MCSMS 2018
Submission Deadline: Jan 6, 2018
The Fourth IEEE International Workshop on Mobile Cloud Computing systems, Management, and Security
Apr 23, 2018 - Apr 26, 2018
Barcelona, Spain
 
S4CIP 2018
Submission Deadline: Jan 10, 2018
3rd International Workshop on Safety & Security aSSurance for Critical Infrastructures Protection
Apr 27, 2018 - Apr 27, 2018
London, United Kingdom
 
SPIDA 2018
Submission Deadline: Jan 12, 2018
Workshop on Security Protocol Implementations: Development and Analysis
Apr 23, 2018 - Apr 23, 2018
London, United Kongdom
 
BiDAS 2018
Submission Deadline: Jan 14, 2018
The 2nd International Workshop on Big Data analytics, Security and Privacy
May 8, 2018 - May 8, 2018
Essaouira, Morocco
 
JIS-SI-CS 2018
Submission Deadline: Jan 15, 2018
EURASIP Journal on Information Security SI on Cybersecurity: Trends, Issues, and Challenges
N/A
N/A
 
ACM CPSS 2018
Submission Deadline: Jan 20, 2018
4th ACM Cyber-Physical System Security Workshop
Jun 4, 2018 - Jun 4, 2018
Incheon, Korea
 
TSEC-NextSecSociety 2017
Submission Deadline: Dec 31, 2017
Journal of Cyber Security Technology Special Issue on Secure Smart Society in Next Generation Networking Paradigm
N/A
N/A
 
ICC 5G-Security 2018
Submission Deadline: Jan 3, 2018
The First IEEE Workshop on 5G Wireless Security - ICC 2018
May 20, 2018 - May 24, 2018
Kansas City, MO, USA
 
DISSECT 2018
Submission Deadline: Jan 5, 2018
IEEE/IFIP Workshop on Security for Emerging Distributed Network Technologies
Apr 23, 2018 - Apr 23, 2018
Taipei, Taiwan
 
FSC 2018
Submission Deadline: Jan 6, 2018
The 1st IEEE International Symposium on the Future of Security Controls
Apr 23, 2018 - Apr 26, 2018
Barcelona, Spain
 
MCSMS 2018
Submission Deadline: Jan 6, 2018
The Fourth IEEE International Workshop on Mobile Cloud Computing systems, Management, and Security
Apr 23, 2018 - Apr 26, 2018
Barcelona, Spain
 
S4CIP 2018
Submission Deadline: Jan 10, 2018
3rd International Workshop on Safety & Security aSSurance for Critical Infrastructures Protection
Apr 27, 2018 - Apr 27, 2018
London, United Kingdom
 
SPIDA 2018
Submission Deadline: Jan 12, 2018
Workshop on Security Protocol Implementations: Development and Analysis
Apr 23, 2018 - Apr 23, 2018
London, United Kongdom
 
BiDAS 2018
Submission Deadline: Jan 14, 2018
The 2nd International Workshop on Big Data analytics, Security and Privacy
May 8, 2018 - May 8, 2018
Essaouira, Morocco
 
JIS-SI-CS 2018
Submission Deadline: Jan 15, 2018
EURASIP Journal on Information Security SI on Cybersecurity: Trends, Issues, and Challenges
N/A
N/A
 
ACM CPSS 2018
Submission Deadline: Jan 20, 2018
4th ACM Cyber-Physical System Security Workshop
Jun 4, 2018 - Jun 4, 2018
Incheon, Korea
 
ACNS 2018
Submission Deadline: Jan 26, 2018
Applied Cryptography and Network Security
Jul 2, 2018 - Jul 4, 2018
Leuven, Belgium
 
IH&MMSec 2018
Submission Deadline: Jan 27, 2018
ACM Workshop on Information Hiding and Multimedia Security
Jun 20, 2018 - Jun 22, 2018
Innsbruck, Austria
 
USENIX-Security 2018
Submission Deadline: Feb 8, 2018
27th USENIX Security Symposium
Aug 15, 2018 - Aug 17, 2018
Baltimore
 
TrustCom 2018
Submission Deadline: Feb 15, 2018
The 17th IEEE International Conference On Trust, Security And Privacy In Computing And Communications
Aug 1, 2018 - Aug 3, 2018
New York
 
WEIS 2018
Submission Deadline: Feb 18, 2018
Workshop on the Economics of Information Security
Jun 18, 2018 - Jun 19, 2018
Innsbruck, Austria
 
FI-IoTSP 2018
Submission Deadline: Feb 28, 2018
Future Internet Journal: Special Issue on IoT Security and Privacy
N/A
N/A
 
SECRYPT 2018
Submission Deadline: Mar 13, 2018
15th International Conference on Security and Cryptography
Jul 26, 2018 - Jul 28, 2018
Porto, Portugal
 

Members
Faculty Members
Postdoctoral Research Fellows
Postgraduate Research Fellows

Publications
Journals
Conferences
Books
Book Chapters
Conference Proceedings Editing

Research Areas

Our main research interests lie in the areas of:

  • Security and Privacy Economics
  • Secure eCommerce, eBusiness, eGovernment, eHealth
  • Privacy Technologies
  • Development of Secure Information Systems
  • Smart Cards Technologies
  • Security and Privacy Legal and Regulatory issues
  • Forensics Investigation; Internet Telephony Security
  • Wireless and Mobile Communications Security
  • Privacy and Trust in Wireless Sensor Networks
  • Security and Privacy in m-health environments
  • Formal Methods for the Analysis and Design of Cryptographic Protocols

Books (in English)
Digital Privacy: Theory, Technologies, and Practices
Alessandro Acquisti, Stefanos Gritzalis, Costas Lambrinoudakis, Sabrina De Capitani di Vimercati (Eds.) Auerbach Publications, Taylor and Francis Group, January 2008

Security and Privacy in Mobile and Wireless Networking
Stefanos Gritzalis, Tom Karygiannis, Charalabos Skianis (Eds.) Troubador Publishing Ltd, February 2009

Intrusion Detection and Prevention for Mobile Ecosystems
Georgios Kambourakis, Asaf Shabtai, Constantinos Kolias, Dimitrios Damopoulos (Eds.), CRC Press, September 2017.


Books (in Greek)
Συγχρονη Κρυπτογραφία - Θεωρία και Εφαρμογές
Mike Burmester - Stefanos Gritzalis - Sokratis Katsikas - Vasileios Chrisikopoulos

Προστασία της Ιδιώτικότητας & Τεχνολογίες Πληροφορικής και Επικοινωνιών
Costas Lambrinoudakis - Lilian Mitrou - Stefanos Gritzalis - Sokratis Katsikas

Ασφάλεια Ασυρμάτων και Κινητών Δικτύων Επικοινωνιών
Georgios Kambourakis - Stefanos Gritzalis - Sokratis Katsikas

Ασφάλεια Δικτύων Υπολογιστών
Stefanos Gritzalis - Sokratis Katsikas - Dimitris Gritzalis

Ασφάλεια Πληροφοριακών Συστημάτων
Sokratis Katsikas - Dimitrios Gritzalis - Stefanos Gritzalis

Projects



News
Proton Mac Malware Spreads via Fake Symantec Blog
Posted on Nov 24, 2017

The fake blog, about a supposed new version of CoinThief, is being amplified through Twitter.

Panda Security: Beware Malware-Free Attacks in 2018
Posted on Nov 24, 2017

Vendor warns network admin accounts will be prime target for hackers

Necurs Returns With New Scarab Ransomware Campaign
Posted on Nov 24, 2017

The world's largest spam botnet, Necurs, is delivering a new version of the Scarab ransomware. The campaign started at 07:30 UTC on Thanksgiving Day. By 13:30 UTC, security firm Forcepoint had already blocked more than 12.5 million Necurs emails.

UK Shoppers Lost £16m to Fraud Last Christmas
Posted on Nov 24, 2017

City of London police warns consumers to be vigilant this year

Uber Breach: Customers Lose Confidence Following Firm's Failures
Posted on Nov 24, 2017

Realities of how the firm handled the situation hit home with customers

UK Businesses Find Securing Customer Data Extremely Challenging
Posted on Nov 24, 2017

Fewer than two-fifths (38%) hope to achieve improved security when implementing IT solutions.

Device Manufacturers Working on Patches for Intel Chip Flaws
Posted on Nov 24, 2017

Acer, Dell, Fujitsu, HPE, Lenovo, Intel and Panasonic are working on releasing patches for the recently disclosed vulnerabilities affecting Intel CPUs, but it could take a while until firmware updates become available to all customers.

ICO: UK Users Were Hit by Uber Breach
Posted on Nov 23, 2017

Privacy watchdog is working with NCSC and others on investigation

Awareness is the Key to Staying Safe on Black Friday
Posted on Nov 23, 2017

Over 40% of people shop from their desks at work on Black Friday.

UK Hails £5m Hardware Security Research Center
Posted on Nov 23, 2017

Queen’s Belfast plays host to new hub with aspirations to be world leader

Uber breach affected 57 million users, covered up for a year
Posted on Nov 22, 2017

A 2016 Uber breach affecting data for 57 million users was covered up by the company, including a $100,000 payment to the attackers to keep the incident quiet.

Uber data breach raises unsettling questions for infosec
Posted on Nov 22, 2017

A 2016 Uber breach affecting data for 57 million users was covered up by the company, including a $100,000 payment to the attackers to keep the incident quiet.

Curing The Security Sickness in Medical Devices
Posted on Nov 22, 2017

Swiss-based encrypted email services provider

Should Uber Users be Worried About Data Hack?
Posted on Nov 22, 2017

Saudi authorities said Monday they had detected an "advanced" cyber attack targeting the kingdom, in a fresh attempt by hackers to disrupt government computers.

'Advanced' Cyber Attack Targets Saudi Arabia
Posted on Nov 22, 2017

One of the vulnerabilities addressed by Apple in its latest set of

Google bug bounty pays $100,000 for Chrome OS exploit
Posted on Nov 22, 2017

A 2016 Uber breach affecting data for 57 million users was covered up by the company, including a $100,000 payment to the attackers to keep the incident quiet.

AVGater abuses antivirus software for local system takeover
Posted on Nov 22, 2017

A 2016 Uber breach affecting data for 57 million users was covered up by the company, including a $100,000 payment to the attackers to keep the incident quiet.

Following Equifax breach, CEO doesn't know if data is encrypted
Posted on Nov 22, 2017

A 2016 Uber breach affecting data for 57 million users was covered up by the company, including a $100,000 payment to the attackers to keep the incident quiet.

New VEP Charter promises vulnerability transparency
Posted on Nov 22, 2017

A 2016 Uber breach affecting data for 57 million users was covered up by the company, including a $100,000 payment to the attackers to keep the incident quiet.

Uber Hacked: Information of 57 Million Users Accessed in Covered-Up Breach
Posted on Nov 22, 2017


University of the Aegean | Greece

School of Engineering | Information and Communication Systems Engineering

Karlovassi, Samos, 83200, Greece

Email : info-sec-lab@aegean.gr | Fax : +30-22730-82009

ICSD 2008-2017