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Department of Information and Communication Systems Engineering
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Laboratory of Information & Communication Systems Security

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I & CT Security Conferences
WiSec 2016
Submission Deadline: Mar 4, 2016
9th ACM Conference on Security and Privacy in Wireless and Mobile Networks
Jul 18, 2016 - Jul 20, 2016
Darmstadt, Germany
 
SOUPS 2016
Submission Deadline: Mar 4, 2016
Symposium On Usable Privacy and Security
Jun 22, 2016 - Jun 24, 2016
Denver, CO
 
SIMICE 2016
Submission Deadline: Mar 6, 2016
The 2nd IEEE International Workshop on Secure Identity Management in the Cloud Environment (SIMICE 2016)
Jun 10, 2016 - Jun 14, 2016
Atlanta, Georgia, USA
 
ISC 2016
Submission Deadline: Mar 7, 2016
The 19th Information Security Conference
Sep 7, 2016 - Sep 9, 2016
Honolulu, HI, USA
 
SHPCS 2016
Submission Deadline: Mar 7, 2016
11th International Workshop on Security and High Performance Computing Systems
Jul 18, 2016 - Jul 22, 2016
Innsbruck
 
SPCloud 2016
Submission Deadline: Mar 7, 2016
The 6th International Workshop on Security, Privacy and Performance in Cloud Computing
Jul 18, 2016 - Jul 22, 2016
Innsbruck, Austria
 
SECURWARE 2016
Submission Deadline: Mar 9, 2016
The Tenth International Conference on Emerging Security Information, Systems and Technologies
Jul 24, 2016 - Jul 28, 2016
Nice, France
 
WiSec 2016
Submission Deadline: Mar 4, 2016
9th ACM Conference on Security and Privacy in Wireless and Mobile Networks
Jul 18, 2016 - Jul 20, 2016
Darmstadt, Germany
 
SOUPS 2016
Submission Deadline: Mar 4, 2016
Symposium On Usable Privacy and Security
Jun 22, 2016 - Jun 24, 2016
Denver, CO
 
SIMICE 2016
Submission Deadline: Mar 6, 2016
The 2nd IEEE International Workshop on Secure Identity Management in the Cloud Environment (SIMICE 2016)
Jun 10, 2016 - Jun 14, 2016
Atlanta, Georgia, USA
 
ISC 2016
Submission Deadline: Mar 7, 2016
The 19th Information Security Conference
Sep 7, 2016 - Sep 9, 2016
Honolulu, HI, USA
 
SHPCS 2016
Submission Deadline: Mar 7, 2016
11th International Workshop on Security and High Performance Computing Systems
Jul 18, 2016 - Jul 22, 2016
Innsbruck
 
SPCloud 2016
Submission Deadline: Mar 7, 2016
The 6th International Workshop on Security, Privacy and Performance in Cloud Computing
Jul 18, 2016 - Jul 22, 2016
Innsbruck, Austria
 
SECURWARE 2016
Submission Deadline: Mar 9, 2016
The Tenth International Conference on Emerging Security Information, Systems and Technologies
Jul 24, 2016 - Jul 28, 2016
Nice, France
 
ISPM 2016
Submission Deadline: Mar 13, 2016
Workshop on Challenges in Information Security and Privacy Management
Aug 31, 2016 - Sep 2, 2016
Saltzburg
 
MISC.conf 2016
Submission Deadline: Mar 14, 2016
MISC.conf (Minnesota Information Security Community - Conference)
May 14, 2016 - May 15, 2016
Minneapolis, Minnesota
 
ReSA4CI 2016
Submission Deadline: Mar 21, 2016
3rd International Workshop on Reliability and Security Aspects for Critical Infrastructure Protection
Jun 28, 2016 - Jul 1, 2016
Toulouse
 
RSDA 2016
Submission Deadline: Mar 21, 2016
The 3rd IEEE International Workshop on Reliability and Security Data Analysis (co-located with DSN 2016)
Jun 28, 2016 - Jul 1, 2016
Toulouse, FRANCE
 
ICT-BDCS 2016
Submission Deadline: Mar 28, 2016
7th Annual International Conference on ICT: Big Data, Cloud and Security (ICT-BDCS 2016)
Aug 22, 2016 - Aug 23, 2016
Singapore
 
ESSB 2016
Submission Deadline: Mar 31, 2016
Enterprise Security Springer Book 2016 (ESSB 2016)
Jan 18, 2016 - Dec 1, 2016
Anyway on the Earth
 
SSIC 2016
Submission Deadline: Apr 1, 2016
Second International Conference on Security of Smart cities, Industrial Control System and Communications
Jul 18, 2016 - Jul 19, 2016
Paris - France
 
AsiaJCIS 2016
Submission Deadline: Apr 15, 2016
The 11th Asia Joint Conference on Information Security (AsiaJCIS 2016)
Aug 4, 2016 - Aug 5, 2016
Fukuoka, Japan
 
TrustCom 2016
Submission Deadline: Apr 15, 2016
The 15th IEEE International Conference on Trust, Security and Privacy in Computing and Communications
Aug 23, 2016 - Aug 26, 2016
Tianjin, China
 
ESORICS 2016
Submission Deadline: Apr 22, 2016
European Symposium on Research in Computer Security
Sep 26, 2016 - Sep 30, 2016
Heraklion, Greece
 
EuropeanSeC 2016
Submission Deadline: Apr 25, 2016
2016 European Security Conference
Jun 16, 2016 - Jun 17, 2016
Lisbon
 
IWSSS 2016
Submission Deadline: Apr 25, 2016
4th International Workshop on Systems Safety and Security
Jun 30, 2016 - Jul 2, 2016
Ploiesti, Romania
 
ISPM 2016
Submission Deadline: Mar 13, 2016
Workshop on Challenges in Information Security and Privacy Management
Aug 31, 2016 - Sep 2, 2016
Saltzburg
 
MISC.conf 2016
Submission Deadline: Mar 14, 2016
MISC.conf (Minnesota Information Security Community - Conference)
May 14, 2016 - May 15, 2016
Minneapolis, Minnesota
 
ReSA4CI 2016
Submission Deadline: Mar 21, 2016
3rd International Workshop on Reliability and Security Aspects for Critical Infrastructure Protection
Jun 28, 2016 - Jul 1, 2016
Toulouse
 
RSDA 2016
Submission Deadline: Mar 21, 2016
The 3rd IEEE International Workshop on Reliability and Security Data Analysis (co-located with DSN 2016)
Jun 28, 2016 - Jul 1, 2016
Toulouse, FRANCE
 
ICT-BDCS 2016
Submission Deadline: Mar 28, 2016
7th Annual International Conference on ICT: Big Data, Cloud and Security (ICT-BDCS 2016)
Aug 22, 2016 - Aug 23, 2016
Singapore
 
ESSB 2016
Submission Deadline: Mar 31, 2016
Enterprise Security Springer Book 2016 (ESSB 2016)
Jan 18, 2016 - Dec 1, 2016
Anyway on the Earth
 
SSIC 2016
Submission Deadline: Apr 1, 2016
Second International Conference on Security of Smart cities, Industrial Control System and Communications
Jul 18, 2016 - Jul 19, 2016
Paris - France
 
AsiaJCIS 2016
Submission Deadline: Apr 15, 2016
The 11th Asia Joint Conference on Information Security (AsiaJCIS 2016)
Aug 4, 2016 - Aug 5, 2016
Fukuoka, Japan
 
TrustCom 2016
Submission Deadline: Apr 15, 2016
The 15th IEEE International Conference on Trust, Security and Privacy in Computing and Communications
Aug 23, 2016 - Aug 26, 2016
Tianjin, China
 
ESORICS 2016
Submission Deadline: Apr 22, 2016
European Symposium on Research in Computer Security
Sep 26, 2016 - Sep 30, 2016
Heraklion, Greece
 
EuropeanSeC 2016
Submission Deadline: Apr 25, 2016
2016 European Security Conference
Jun 16, 2016 - Jun 17, 2016
Lisbon
 
IWSSS 2016
Submission Deadline: Apr 25, 2016
4th International Workshop on Systems Safety and Security
Jun 30, 2016 - Jul 2, 2016
Ploiesti, Romania
 
BioCyberSec 2016
Submission Deadline: Apr 25, 2016
The 3rd International Workshop on Biometrics and CyberSecurity'16 in conjunction with ACM/IEEE 2014 CW'16
Sep 28, 2016 - Sep 30, 2016
Chongqing, China
 
NSPW 2016
Submission Deadline: Apr 29, 2016
New Security Paradigms Workshop
Sep 26, 2016 - Sep 29, 2016
Colorado, USA
 
SP4SC 2016
Submission Deadline: Apr 30, 2016
Second International Workshop on Signal Processing for Secure Communications
Aug 22, 2016 - Aug 24, 2016
Vienna, Austria
 
ERSS 2016
Submission Deadline: May 15, 2016
Call for Book Chapters: Empirical Research for Software Security: Foundations and Experience
Aug 30, 2016 - Aug 30, 2016
None
 
CSS 2016
Submission Deadline: May 15, 2016
8th International Symposium on Cyberspace and Security
Dec 14, 2016 - Dec 16, 2016
Granada, Spain
 
ASIACRYPT 2016
Submission Deadline: May 20, 2016
The 22nd Annual International Conference on the Theory and Applications of Cryptology and Information Security
Dec 4, 2016 - Dec 8, 2016
Hanoi, Vietnam
 
SBSec 2016
Submission Deadline: Jun 10, 2016
J.UCS Special Issue: Security, Privacy and Reliability of Smart Buildings
N/A
N/A
 
IEEE TDSC Journal SI 2016
Submission Deadline: Nov 16, 2016
IEEE TDSC Special Issue on Data-Driven Dependability and Security
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


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
US and EU Fail to Meet Safe Harbor 2.0 Deadline
Posted on Feb 02, 2016

Industry nervous as agreement on data transfers still pending

ENISA Launches Car Security Group
Posted on Feb 02, 2016

- Ron Burgundy, Anchorman

Hundreds of Landry's, Golden Nugget Locations Hit by Data Breach
Posted on Feb 02, 2016

Payment card data breaches at its venues, during three periods between May 2014 and last December, were due to PoS malware.

Neiman Marcus Says Hackers Breached Customer Accounts
Posted on Feb 02, 2016

The European Union agency for network and information security ENISA announced on Monday the launch of a new expert group focusing on the security of smart cars and intelligent road systems.

Audit Finds Massive Holes in US Government’s Einstein Security System
Posted on Feb 02, 2016

National Cybersecurity Protection System failing on multiple counts

Ransomware Shuts Down Lincolnshire Council IT Systems for Days
Posted on Feb 01, 2016

Staff forced to return to pen and paper

Symantec Completes Sale of Veritas
Posted on Feb 01, 2016

Encrypted communication is making law enforcement and counterterrorism investigations more difficult, but fears of "going dark" are overblown, a study said Monday.

Documents Leaked Following U.S. Police Union Hack
Posted on Feb 01, 2016

ICS-CERT revealed last week that Westermo industrial switches use the same hardcoded SSL private keys, allowing malicious actors to intercept communications and gain unauthorized access to devices.

BlackEnergy Gains a Fresh Spear Phishing Tactic
Posted on Feb 01, 2016

New campaigns are using malicious Microsoft Word documents and spear phishing emails to spread malware.

Encryption Fears for Law Enforcement Overblown: Study
Posted on Feb 01, 2016

An intrusion detection and prevention platform for which the United States government plans on spending $5.7 billion by 2018 has limited capabilities and does not fully meet its intended objectives, according to an audit conducted by the Government Accountability Office (GAO).

Silver Lining for IT Professionals
Posted on Feb 01, 2016

Salaries for IT security roles to increase in response to cyber-crime threats.

New Cross-Platform Backdoors Target Linux, Windows
Posted on Feb 01, 2016

The report by Harvard University's Berkman Center said that despite efforts to boost encryption in smartphone and online services, investigations still can gain access to data in many circumstances.

US Security Firm Norse Sacks CEO – Report
Posted on Feb 01, 2016

Californian ‘dark intelligence’ biz said to be struggling

DHS's Einstein Security System Has Limited Capabilities: Audit
Posted on Feb 01, 2016

The EU's top justice official on Monday said a deal towards sealing a new transatlantic data-sharing pact was close, despite a missed deadline that could mean a crippling blow to American online giants including Facebook and Google.

Conficker, AndroRAT Continue Malware Reigns of Terror
Posted on Feb 01, 2016

The risk of malware infection grew by 17% in December, as the number of active malware families increased by 25%.

Israel's Cyber Sector Blooms in the Desert
Posted on Jan 30, 2016

Information security is one of those big ideas that affects us at all levels, whether as individuals, businesses, nations, and even international relations. In most cases, these different perspectives bring equally different concerns and challenges to security. Yet today, the debate on encryption is replaying across the spectrum of information security.

Britain's HSBC Recovers from Massive DDoS Attack
Posted on Jan 30, 2016

Hundreds of documents stolen from the systems of the Fraternal Order of Police (FOP) were leaked online last week, and the individual who made them available claimed to be in possession of much more information.

Event Preview: Kaspersky Security Analyst Summit 2016
Posted on Jan 29, 2016

Mozilla is taking another step to protect users, by adding a new warning icon when passwords are requested over non-secure connections.

DHCP servers must be patched against denial-of-service attacks
Posted on Jan 29, 2016

Roundup: As the deadline looms to replace the Safe Harbor data-sharing framework, the U.S. and EU continue to make progress; Senate is ready to vote on the Judicial Redress Act.

Fortinet SSH vulnerability more widespread than thought
Posted on Jan 29, 2016

Roundup: As the deadline looms to replace the Safe Harbor data-sharing framework, the U.S. and EU continue to make progress; Senate is ready to vote on the Judicial Redress Act.


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 2008-2015