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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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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
CSNet 2019
Submission Deadline: Apr 28, 2019
3rd Cyber Security in Networking Conference
Oct 23, 2019 - Oct 25, 2019
Quito, Ecuador
 
JDST - no. 3 2019
Submission Deadline: Apr 30, 2019
Journal of Defence & Security Technologies: Defence Technology Foresight
N/A
N/A
 
LPW 2019
Submission Deadline: Apr 30, 2019
Location Privacy Workshop
Aug 26, 2019 - Aug 29, 2019
Canterbury, UK
 
Cybersecurity 2019
Submission Deadline: May 10, 2019
The 8th International Workshop on Cyber Security and Privacy
Oct 17, 2019 - Oct 19, 2019
Guilin, China
 
CCS - May 2019
Submission Deadline: May 15, 2019
CCS 2019 : 26th ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security - May Deadline
Nov 11, 2019 - Nov 15, 2019
London
 
CSS 2019
Submission Deadline: Jun 1, 2019
11th International Symposium on Cyberspace Safety and Security
Dec 1, 2019 - Dec 3, 2019
Guangzhou, China
 
ISPEC 2019
Submission Deadline: Jun 8, 2019
The 15th International Conference on Information Security Practice and Experience
Nov 26, 2019 - Nov 28, 2019
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
 
VizSec 2019
Submission Deadline: Jun 15, 2019
16th IEEE Symposium on Visualization for Cyber Security
Oct 23, 2019 - Oct 23, 2019
Vancouver, Canada
 
CECC 2019
Submission Deadline: Jun 17, 2019
Central European Cybersecurity Conference
Nov 15, 2019 - Nov 16, 2019
Munich, Germany
 
SECURWARE 2019
Submission Deadline: Jun 18, 2019
The Thirteenth International Conference on Emerging Security Information, Systems and Technologies
Oct 27, 2019 - Oct 31, 2019
Nice, France
 
TCPS-SPCCPS 2019
Submission Deadline: Jun 30, 2019
ACM Transactions on Cyber-Physical Systems (TCPS), Special Issue on Security and Privacy for Connected Cyber-Physical Systems
N/A
N/A
 
B-Sides MSP 2019
Submission Deadline: Jul 1, 2019
Security B-Sides MSP 2019
Sep 26, 2019 - Sep 28, 2019
Minneapolis, Minnesota
 
CSNet 2019
Submission Deadline: Apr 28, 2019
3rd Cyber Security in Networking Conference
Oct 23, 2019 - Oct 25, 2019
Quito, Ecuador
 
JDST - no. 3 2019
Submission Deadline: Apr 30, 2019
Journal of Defence & Security Technologies: Defence Technology Foresight
N/A
N/A
 
LPW 2019
Submission Deadline: Apr 30, 2019
Location Privacy Workshop
Aug 26, 2019 - Aug 29, 2019
Canterbury, UK
 
Cybersecurity 2019
Submission Deadline: May 10, 2019
The 8th International Workshop on Cyber Security and Privacy
Oct 17, 2019 - Oct 19, 2019
Guilin, China
 
CCS - May 2019
Submission Deadline: May 15, 2019
CCS 2019 : 26th ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security - May Deadline
Nov 11, 2019 - Nov 15, 2019
London
 
CSS 2019
Submission Deadline: Jun 1, 2019
11th International Symposium on Cyberspace Safety and Security
Dec 1, 2019 - Dec 3, 2019
Guangzhou, China
 
ISPEC 2019
Submission Deadline: Jun 8, 2019
The 15th International Conference on Information Security Practice and Experience
Nov 26, 2019 - Nov 28, 2019
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
 
VizSec 2019
Submission Deadline: Jun 15, 2019
16th IEEE Symposium on Visualization for Cyber Security
Oct 23, 2019 - Oct 23, 2019
Vancouver, Canada
 
CECC 2019
Submission Deadline: Jun 17, 2019
Central European Cybersecurity Conference
Nov 15, 2019 - Nov 16, 2019
Munich, Germany
 
SECURWARE 2019
Submission Deadline: Jun 18, 2019
The Thirteenth International Conference on Emerging Security Information, Systems and Technologies
Oct 27, 2019 - Oct 31, 2019
Nice, France
 
TCPS-SPCCPS 2019
Submission Deadline: Jun 30, 2019
ACM Transactions on Cyber-Physical Systems (TCPS), Special Issue on Security and Privacy for Connected Cyber-Physical Systems
N/A
N/A
 
B-Sides MSP 2019
Submission Deadline: Jul 1, 2019
Security B-Sides MSP 2019
Sep 26, 2019 - Sep 28, 2019
Minneapolis, Minnesota
 
RASPSS 2019
Submission Deadline: Jul 31, 2019
CCPE Special Issue on Recent Advance in Security and Privacy for Smart Society (RASPSS19)
Jan 1, 2019 - Jul 31, 2019
N/A
 
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
 
BSidesTLH 2020
Submission Deadline: Oct 31, 2019
BSides Tallahassee 2020 Security Conference
Jan 11, 2020 - Jan 11, 2020
Tallahassee, FL
 

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
Second Critical Crypto Flaw Found in Swiss E-Voting System
Posted on Mar 25, 2019

The Federal Emergency Management Agency wrongly released to a contractor the personal information of 2.3 million survivors of devastating 2017 hurricanes and wildfires, potentially exposing the victims to identity fraud and theft, a government watchdog reported Friday.

Europol: Telecoms Fraud Costs €29bn Annually
Posted on Mar 25, 2019

New EC3 and Trend Micro report urges industry to collaborate with law enforcement

Watchdog: FEMA Wrongly Released Personal Data of Victims
Posted on Mar 24, 2019

Cisco this week released security patches to address high severity vulnerabilities in its IP Phone 8800 Series and IP Phone 7800 Series.&;

Cisco Patches High Severity Vulnerabilities in IP Phones
Posted on Mar 23, 2019

A total of five vulnerabilities were addressed, all impacting the web-based management interface of Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) Software of IP Phone 8800 Series.&;

Pwn2Own 2019: Researchers Win Tesla After Hacking Its Browser
Posted on Mar 23, 2019

The UK Police Federation of England & Wales (PFEW) website was subject to a malware attack that it discovered on March 9, 2019. It appears that this was a ransomware attack; but the strain has not been announced.

Microsoft Launches Defender ATP Endpoint Security for macOS
Posted on Mar 22, 2019

Karl A. Racine, the attorney general for the District of Columbia, on Thursday announced the introduction of a new bill that aims to expand data breach notification requirements and improve the way personal information is protected by organizations.

Man Pleads Guilty to $3m Tech Support Scam
Posted on Mar 22, 2019

North Carolina man used adware, RATs and Indian call center

Researchers Earn $270,000 for Firefox, Edge Hacks at Pwn2Own 2019
Posted on Mar 22, 2019

From Ferdinand Magellan to Lewis and Clark to Neil Armstrong – humans have an innate desire to understand the unknown. In security operations, we see this phenomenon every day in several forms, one of which is threat hunting. Threat hunting is not triggered by an event, but by the unknown. It is the practice of proactively and iteratively searching for abnormal indications within networks and systems.

New Variant of AZORult Trojan Written in C++
Posted on Mar 22, 2019

AZORult++ is able to establish remote desktop connection, says Kaspersky Lab.

Russian Hackers Target European Governments Ahead of Elections: FireEye
Posted on Mar 22, 2019

Norwegian aluminum giant Norsk Hydro has been hit by a

Virtualized Calls a Top Threat for ATO Attacks
Posted on Mar 22, 2019

Call centers are increasingly targeted by fraudsters, report says.

UK E-commerce Fraud Soars 27% in 2018
Posted on Mar 22, 2019

Breaches and social engineering fuel rising challenge for retailers

Researchers Raise Privacy Alarm Over Medicine Apps
Posted on Mar 22, 2019

New study claims sharing of user data is routine

Industry Reactions to Norsk Hydro Breach: Feedback Friday
Posted on Mar 22, 2019

Microsoft Brings Defender Advanced Threat Protection to macOS

Observations From RSA Conference 2019
Posted on Mar 22, 2019

White hat hackers earned a total of $270,000 on the second day of the Pwn2Own hacking competition for demonstrating exploits against the Mozilla Firefox and Microsoft Edge web browsers.

UK Police Federation Hit by Ransomware
Posted on Mar 22, 2019

Hackers believed to be sponsored by the Russian government are targeting European governments for cyber-espionage purposes ahead of the upcoming European elections, FireEye reports.&;

D.C. Attorney General Introduces New Data Security Bill
Posted on Mar 22, 2019

The RSA Conference is one of the premier events in the cybersecurity world. At times, it can be an overwhelming experience for vendors and attendees alike because of its massive scale and fast pace; however, it’s also a great opportunity for people like me to get insight into trends in the industry.

Facebook Pays Big Bounty for DoS Flaw in Fizz TLS Library
Posted on Mar 21, 2019

Finnish authorities will launch an investigation into claims that Nokia phones have been transmitting users' personal data to China, the country's data protection ombudsman announced on Thursday.

FIN7 Hackers Use New Malware in Recent Attacks
Posted on Mar 21, 2019

Finland to Investigate Suspected Nokia Chinese Data Breach
Posted on Mar 21, 2019


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

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