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Laboratory of Information & Communication Systems Security

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Welcome to the home page of the "Info-Sec-Lab" Laboratory of Information & Communication Systems Security, Dept. of Information and Communication Systems Engineering, School of Engineering, University of the Aegean, Greece.




I & CT Security Conferences
ACNS 2019
Submission Deadline: Jan 22, 2019
International Conference on Applied Cryptography and Network Security
Jun 5, 2019 - Jun 7, 2019
Bogotá, Colombia
 
ACM WiSec 2019
Submission Deadline: Jan 25, 2019
12th ACM Conference on Security and Privacy in Wireless and Mobile Networks
May 15, 2019 - May 17, 2019
Miami, FL, USA
 
ACISP 2019
Submission Deadline: Feb 15, 2019
The 24th Australasian Conference on Information Security and Privacy
Jul 3, 2019 - Jul 5, 2019
Christchurch, New Zealnad
 
ACNS 2019
Submission Deadline: Jan 22, 2019
International Conference on Applied Cryptography and Network Security
Jun 5, 2019 - Jun 7, 2019
Bogotá, Colombia
 
ACM WiSec 2019
Submission Deadline: Jan 25, 2019
12th ACM Conference on Security and Privacy in Wireless and Mobile Networks
May 15, 2019 - May 17, 2019
Miami, FL, USA
 
ACISP 2019
Submission Deadline: Feb 15, 2019
The 24th Australasian Conference on Information Security and Privacy
Jul 3, 2019 - Jul 5, 2019
Christchurch, New Zealnad
 
TrustCom 2019
Submission Deadline: Feb 28, 2019
The 18th IEEE International Conference on Trust, Security and Privacy in Computing and Communications
Aug 5, 2019 - Aug 8, 2019
Rotorua, New Zealand
 
MDPI Information 2019
Submission Deadline: Feb 28, 2019
MDPI OA Journal of Information Science, Technology and Engineering --SI on Machine Learning for Cyber-Security
N/A
N/A
 
SECRYPT 2019
Submission Deadline: Feb 28, 2019
International Conference on Security and Cryptography
Jul 26, 2019 - Jul 28, 2019
Prague, Czech Republic
 
CPSS 2019
Submission Deadline: Mar 1, 2019
5th ACM Cyber-Physical System Security Workshop
Jul 8, 2019 - Jul 8, 2019
Auckland, New Zealand
 
DBSEC 2019
Submission Deadline: Mar 1, 2019
33rd Annual IFIP WG 11.3 Conference on Data and Applications Security and Privacy
Jul 15, 2019 - Jul 17, 2019
Charleston, SC, USA.
 
SPIoT 2019
Submission Deadline: Mar 15, 2019
8th International Symposium on Security & Privacy on Internet of Things
Jul 14, 2019 - Jul 17, 2019
Atlanta, USA
 
ETRIJ Cyber Security & AI 2019
Submission Deadline: Mar 28, 2019
ETRI Journal Special issue on Cyber Security and AI
N/A
N/A
 
SAIE_Book-CRC 2019
Submission Deadline: Mar 30, 2019
Security Analytics for Internet of Everything
N/A
USA
 
SPT-SN-IoT 2019
Submission Deadline: Aug 15, 2019
Special Issue Security, Privacy, and Trustworthiness of Sensor Networks and Internet of Things
N/A
N/A
 

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
Google Unveils New Encryption Features for Android Developers
Posted on Dec 14, 2018

Security operations center (SOC)-as-a-service provider

Boomoji Databases Without Passwords Left Exposed
Posted on Dec 14, 2018

Unprotected ElasticSearch servers resulted in a data leak for app maker Boomoji.

Facebook Paid Out $1.1 Million in Bug Bounties in 2018
Posted on Dec 14, 2018

Italian oil and gas services company Saipem has confirmed that its systems were hit recently by a new variant of the notorious Shamoon malware. Shamoon may have also been used in attacks aimed at other energy sector organizations operating in the Middle East.

Shamoon 3 Targets Energy Sector in Middle East
Posted on Dec 14, 2018

LONDON — As U.S. President Donald Trump re-imposed harsh economic sanctions on Iran last month, hackers scrambled to break into personal emails of American officials tasked with enforcing them, The Associated Press has found — another sign of how deeply cyberespionage is embedded into the fabric of U.S.-Iranian relations.

Authorities: Wave of Hoax Bomb Threats Made Across US
Posted on Dec 14, 2018

Security-minded Android application developers can better secure user data, thanks to new cryptographic features in

Identity Intelligence Firm 4iQ Lands $18 Million in Series B Funding
Posted on Dec 14, 2018

Siemens informed customers this week that its SINUMERIK controllers are affected by denial-of-service (DoS), privilege escalation and code execution vulnerabilities, including several flaws that have been classified as “critical.”

Cyber-Criminal Gets 20 Months After Using Home-Made Fraud Device
Posted on Dec 14, 2018

Tony Muldowney-Colston once pioneered acid house raves in the 80s

Extortion Email Causes Widespread Panic Across US
Posted on Dec 14, 2018

Universities and offices were evacuated after receiving a bomb threat in an email hoax.

ICO Slaps £200K Fine on Nuisance Text Biz
Posted on Dec 14, 2018

London-based Tax Return Limited sent out nearly 15 million unsolicited texts

FEC Votes to Use Campaign Funds for Cybersecurity
Posted on Dec 14, 2018

The FEC says using campaign funds to cover the cost of securing personal devices is permissible.

AP Exclusive: Iran Hackers Hunt Nuke Workers, US Officials
Posted on Dec 14, 2018

Tigera, a San Francisco-based company that provides security and compliance solutions for Kubernetes platforms, announced on Wednesday that it raised $30 million in a Series B funding round.

Photos of 6.8 Million Facebook Users Exposed by API Bug
Posted on Dec 14, 2018

Los Altos, California-based startup&;

Siemens Patches Several Critical Flaws in SINUMERIK Controllers
Posted on Dec 14, 2018

A wave of bomb threats emailed Thursday to hundreds of schools, businesses and government buildings across the U.S. triggered searches, evacuations and fear — but there were no signs of explosives, and authorities said the scare appeared to be a crude extortion attempt.

"Operation Sharpshooter" Hits Global Defense, Critical Infrastructure Firms
Posted on Dec 13, 2018

The French foreign ministry said Thursday its travel alert registry website had been pirated and citizens' personal data "could be misused".

Several Vulnerabilities Patched With Release of WordPress 5.0.1
Posted on Dec 13, 2018

In a statement the ministry did not say how many people were affected by the breach of the Ariane system, which lets people register for security alerts when travelling abroad.

GitLab Launches Public Bug Bounty Program
Posted on Dec 13, 2018

Without an online presence an organization doesn’t exist, and having a website is just the baseline. Today, an organization’s Internet presence has expanded to include other digital channels. Companies of all sizes are actively using social media to engage with customers and build loyalty for their brand.

Russia-Linked Phishing Attacks Hit Government Agencies on Four Continents
Posted on Dec 13, 2018

Open source Git repository management system GitLab this week announced the launch of a public bug bounty program with rewards of up to $12,000 for critical vulnerabilities found in its products and services.

Kubernetes Security Firm Tigera Raises $30 Million
Posted on Dec 13, 2018

WordPress developers announced on Thursday the availability of

Apache Misconfig Leaks Data on 120 Million Brazilians
Posted on Dec 13, 2018

Half the country has ID numbers exposed

France's Travel Alert Registry Hacked
Posted on Dec 13, 2018

Researchers from Group-IB have discovered more than 40,000 user accounts on the Dark Web that appear to be compromised credentials for online government websites in 30 countries.&;


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 2008-2018