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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
EdgeBlock 2020
Submission Deadline: Jan 15, 2020
IEEE International Symposium on Edge Computing Security and Blockchain
Apr 27, 2020 - Apr 27, 2020
Beijing, China
 
SI_TrustData_IJSDA 2020
Submission Deadline: Jan 20, 2020
IJSDA Special Issue On: Trust and Security of Data in the Complex Setting of Internet of Everything
N/A
N/A
 
SIoTEC 2020
Submission Deadline: Jan 23, 2020
1st Workshop on Secure IoT, Edge and Cloud systems
May 11, 2020 - May 14, 2020
Melbourne, Australia
 
Cyber Security 2020
Submission Deadline: Jan 26, 2020
IEEE International Conference on Cyber Security and Protection of Digital Services
Jun 15, 2020 - Jun 17, 2020
Dublin
 
IoTBDS 2020
Submission Deadline: Jan 29, 2020
5th International Conference on Internet of Things, Big Data and Security
May 7, 2020 - May 9, 2020
Prague, Czech Republic
 
Cognitive Computing 2020
Submission Deadline: Jan 30, 2020
Cognitive Computing with Big Data System over Secure Internet of Things
N/A
N/A
 
EdgeBlock 2020
Submission Deadline: Jan 15, 2020
IEEE International Symposium on Edge Computing Security and Blockchain
Apr 27, 2020 - Apr 27, 2020
Beijing, China
 
SI_TrustData_IJSDA 2020
Submission Deadline: Jan 20, 2020
IJSDA Special Issue On: Trust and Security of Data in the Complex Setting of Internet of Everything
N/A
N/A
 
SIoTEC 2020
Submission Deadline: Jan 23, 2020
1st Workshop on Secure IoT, Edge and Cloud systems
May 11, 2020 - May 14, 2020
Melbourne, Australia
 
Cyber Security 2020
Submission Deadline: Jan 26, 2020
IEEE International Conference on Cyber Security and Protection of Digital Services
Jun 15, 2020 - Jun 17, 2020
Dublin
 
IoTBDS 2020
Submission Deadline: Jan 29, 2020
5th International Conference on Internet of Things, Big Data and Security
May 7, 2020 - May 9, 2020
Prague, Czech Republic
 
Cognitive Computing 2020
Submission Deadline: Jan 30, 2020
Cognitive Computing with Big Data System over Secure Internet of Things
N/A
N/A
 
SP 2020
Submission Deadline: Feb 1, 2020
IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy
May 18, 2020 - May 20, 2020
HYATT REGENCY, SAN FRANCISCO, CA
 
DASC 2020
Submission Deadline: Feb 15, 2020
The 18th IEEE Int’l Conference on Dependable, Autonomic and Secure Computing
Jun 22, 2020 - Jun 26, 2020
Calgary, Canada
 
ACM WiSec 2020
Submission Deadline: Feb 28, 2020
13th ACM Conference on Security and Privacy in Wireless and Mobile Networks
Jul 8, 2020 - Jul 10, 2020
Linz, Austria
 
PSBP 2020
Submission Deadline: Mar 3, 2020
Special track on Privacy and Security in Business Processes along with The Tenth International Conference on Business Intelligence and Technology
Apr 26, 2020 - Apr 30, 2020
Nice, France
 
IEEE COINS 2020
Submission Deadline: Mar 6, 2020
Internet of Things IoT | Artificial Intelligence | Machine Learning | Big Data | Blockchain | Edge & Cloud Computing | Security | Embedded Systems | Circuit and Systems | WSN | 5G
Jul 27, 2020 - Jul 29, 2020
Barcelona, Spain
 
SPiFEC 2020
Submission Deadline: Mar 15, 2020
Security & Privacy Issues in Fog/Edge Computing (Call for Book Chapters)
Oct 19, 2019 - Dec 19, 2019
Book
 
CPCS 2020
Submission Deadline: Apr 15, 2020
Call for Chapters: Security and Privacy in Cyber-Physical Systems: Threats and Defenses
Oct 1, 2019 - Jul 15, 2020
Book
 
CSW 2021
Submission Deadline: May 31, 2020
2021 International Workshop on Cyber Security (CSW 2021)
Aug 13, 2021 - Aug 15, 2021
Stockholm, Sweden
 
CANS 2020
Submission Deadline: Jun 21, 2020
Cryptology and Network Security
Dec 14, 2020 - Dec 16, 2020
Vienna, Austria
 

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.

Botnets: Architectures, Countermeasures, and Challenges
Georgios Kambourakis, Marios Anagnostopoulos, Weizhi Meng, Peng Zhou


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
Bernie Sanders Pledges High-Speed Internet for All
Posted on Dec 06, 2019

Presidential candidate wants every American to have fast and affordable internet access

Six Customers Affected by Ransomware Attack on CyrusOne
Posted on Dec 06, 2019

Major US data center provider hit by ransomware attack

Banking Trojans Are Top Financial Services Threat
Posted on Dec 06, 2019

Blueliv report warns of escalating threat activity

Real Life Director of Evil Corp Indicted for 10-Year Cybercrime Spree
Posted on Dec 06, 2019

Maksim Yakubets is wanted for hacking and bank fraud offenses that netted $70M

North Korean MacOS Malware Adopts In-Memory Execution
Posted on Dec 06, 2019

A new piece of macOS malware linked to the North Korean hacking group Lazarus employs in-memory execution of payloads, researchers revealed this week.

Panorays Raises $15 Million in Series A Funding Round
Posted on Dec 06, 2019

Facebook on Thursday filed suit in California against one organization and two individuals for engaging in ad fraud on the social media platform.

U.S. Authorities Take Action Against 600 Money Mules
Posted on Dec 06, 2019

Authorities in the United States recently stopped the activities of more than 600 domestic money mules, the Department of Justice announced on Wednesday.

Vulnerabilities Found in Aviatrix Enterprise VPN
Posted on Dec 06, 2019

Two local privilege escalation vulnerabilities have been identified by a researcher in an enterprise VPN product from cloud-native networking solutions provider Aviatrix.

UK Card Fraud Losses Now Accounts for Half of Europe
Posted on Dec 06, 2019

FICO report says CNP scams and data breaches are fuelling growth

VMware Patches ESXi Vulnerability That Earned Hacker $200,000
Posted on Dec 06, 2019

VMware on Thursday informed customers that it has released patches for a critical remote code execution vulnerability in ESXi that was disclosed recently at the Tianfu Cup hacking competition in China.

Microsoft: 44 Million User Passwords Have Been Breached
Posted on Dec 06, 2019

Redmond urges users to switch on MFA

Facebook Sues Chinese Company Over Ad Fraud
Posted on Dec 06, 2019

Aviatrix claims to have over 400 customers worldwide, including companies such as Netflix, United Airlines, Docker, Epsilon, and some major hotel chains.

Weidmueller Patches Critical Vulnerabilities in Industrial Switches
Posted on Dec 06, 2019

Germany-based industrial connectivity solutions provider Weidmueller has released firmware updates for many of its managed industrial Ethernet switches to address critical vulnerabilities.

Implementing Cyber Best Practices Requires a Security-First Approach
Posted on Dec 05, 2019

Competing in today's digital marketplace requires that organizations be cyber-savvy. End users and customers need organizations to understand things like web application development, digital shopping and other online transactions, the effective use of social media, and using digital tools to get and keep customers.

US Indicts 'Evil Corp' Hackers With Alleged Russian Intelligence Ties
Posted on Dec 05, 2019

A Lamborghini-driving Moscow hacker who called his operation Evil Corp and has ties to the FSB Russian intelligence service was indicted by US authorities Thursday for the cybertheft of tens of millions of dollars.

US Family Loses Life Savings in Money Mule Email Scam
Posted on Dec 05, 2019

FBI issues money mule warning after Oregon family is taken in by an email scam

Vulnerabilities Discovered in VPN Used by NASA
Posted on Dec 05, 2019

Aviatrix VPN proves vulnerable to hackers

AWS Unveils New Security Services and Capabilities
Posted on Dec 05, 2019

Amazon Web Services (AWS) has expanded its portfolio with three new services and capabilities meant to help organizations build and operate securely in the cloud.

Cisco Talos Releases Open Source Dependency Build Automation Tool
Posted on Dec 05, 2019

Cisco Talos this week released a new tool designed to make it easier to create complex applications that have lengthy dependency chains.

Huawei Asks Court to Throw Out US Telecom Funds Ban
Posted on Dec 05, 2019

Chinese tech giant Huawei is asking a U.S. federal court to throw out a rule that bars rural phone carriers from using government money to purchase its equipment on security grounds.


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 2008-2019