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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
ICCSP--ACM, Ei and Scopus 2019
Submission Deadline: Nov 20, 2018
ACM--2019 the 3rd International Conference on Cryptography, Security and Privacy (ICCSP 2019)--Ei Compendex and Scopus
Jan 19, 2019 - Jan 21, 2019
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
 
DYNAMICS 2018
Submission Deadline: Nov 25, 2018
DYnamic and Novel Advances in Machine Learning and Intelligent Cyber Security Workshop
Dec 3, 2018 - Dec 4, 2018
San Juan, Puerto Rico
 
SPNCE 2019
Submission Deadline: Nov 30, 2018
2nd EAI International Conference on Security and Privacy in New Computing Environments
Apr 13, 2019 - Apr 14, 2019
Tianjin, People's Republic of China
 
C2SI 2019
Submission Deadline: Nov 30, 2018
3rd International Conference on Codes, Cryptology and Information Security
Apr 22, 2019 - Apr 24, 2019
Mohammed V University in Rabat
 
COSADE 2019
Submission Deadline: Dec 1, 2018
Constructive Side-Channel Analysis and Secure Design
Apr 3, 2019 - Apr 5, 2019
Darmstadt, Germany
 
IEEE S&P 2019
Submission Deadline: Dec 1, 2018
IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy
May 20, 2019 - May 22, 2019
San Francisco, CA
 
IEEE 5G-Security 2019
Submission Deadline: Dec 8, 2018
The 2019 IEEE Workshop on 5G Wireless Security with IEEE ICC 2019
May 20, 2019 - May 24, 2019
Shanghai, China
 
IoTBDS 2019
Submission Deadline: Dec 10, 2018
3rd International Conference on Internet of Things, Big Data and Security
May 2, 2019 - May 4, 2019
Heraklion, Crete, Greece
 
DISSECT 2019
Submission Deadline: Dec 15, 2018
IEEE/IFIP Workshop on Security for Emerging Distributed Network Technologies (DISSECT)
Apr 8, 2019 - Apr 8, 2019
Washington D.C., USA
 
ICCSP--ACM, Ei and Scopus 2019
Submission Deadline: Nov 20, 2018
ACM--2019 the 3rd International Conference on Cryptography, Security and Privacy (ICCSP 2019)--Ei Compendex and Scopus
Jan 19, 2019 - Jan 21, 2019
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
 
DYNAMICS 2018
Submission Deadline: Nov 25, 2018
DYnamic and Novel Advances in Machine Learning and Intelligent Cyber Security Workshop
Dec 3, 2018 - Dec 4, 2018
San Juan, Puerto Rico
 
SPNCE 2019
Submission Deadline: Nov 30, 2018
2nd EAI International Conference on Security and Privacy in New Computing Environments
Apr 13, 2019 - Apr 14, 2019
Tianjin, People's Republic of China
 
C2SI 2019
Submission Deadline: Nov 30, 2018
3rd International Conference on Codes, Cryptology and Information Security
Apr 22, 2019 - Apr 24, 2019
Mohammed V University in Rabat
 
COSADE 2019
Submission Deadline: Dec 1, 2018
Constructive Side-Channel Analysis and Secure Design
Apr 3, 2019 - Apr 5, 2019
Darmstadt, Germany
 
IEEE S&P 2019
Submission Deadline: Dec 1, 2018
IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy
May 20, 2019 - May 22, 2019
San Francisco, CA
 
IEEE 5G-Security 2019
Submission Deadline: Dec 8, 2018
The 2019 IEEE Workshop on 5G Wireless Security with IEEE ICC 2019
May 20, 2019 - May 24, 2019
Shanghai, China
 
IoTBDS 2019
Submission Deadline: Dec 10, 2018
3rd International Conference on Internet of Things, Big Data and Security
May 2, 2019 - May 4, 2019
Heraklion, Crete, Greece
 
DISSECT 2019
Submission Deadline: Dec 15, 2018
IEEE/IFIP Workshop on Security for Emerging Distributed Network Technologies (DISSECT)
Apr 8, 2019 - Apr 8, 2019
Washington D.C., USA
 
IWSPA 2019
Submission Deadline: Dec 15, 2018
International Workshop on Security and Privacy Analytics
Mar 27, 2019 - Mar 27, 2019
Dallas, TX
 
APF 2019
Submission Deadline: Jan 11, 2019
Annual Privacy Forum
Jun 13, 2019 - Jun 14, 2019
Rome, Italy
 
5G-NET-SEC 2019
Submission Deadline: Jan 15, 2019
Future Generation Computer Systems (IF=4.639) Special Issue on Advancements in 5G Networks Security
N/A
N/A
 
ACNS 2019
Submission Deadline: Jan 22, 2019
International Conference on Applied Cryptography and Network Security
Jun 5, 2019 - Jun 7, 2019
Bogotá, Colombia
 
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
 
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
 
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.
 
ETRIJ Cyber Security & AI 2019
Submission Deadline: Mar 28, 2019
ETRI Journal Special issue on Cyber Security and AI
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
City Pays $2,000 in Computer Ransomware Attack
Posted on Oct 19, 2018

A Connecticut city has paid $2,000 to restore access to its computer system after a ransomware attack.

Mozilla Brings Encrypted SNI to Firefox Nightly
Posted on Oct 19, 2018

Vulnerabilities discovered in the FreeRTOS operating system can expose a wide range of systems to attacks, including smart home devices and critical infrastructure, researchers warn.

EU Leaders Vow Tough Action on Cyber Attacks
Posted on Oct 19, 2018

The Guard said Thursday it is notifying the affected personnel that they should be alert for suspicious activity or fraudulent accounts being opened in their name.

Splunk Patches Several Flaws in Enterprise, Light Products
Posted on Oct 19, 2018

With concerns growing about the malign cyber activities of several countries around the world, notably Russia, the bloc's leaders called for work to begin to set up sanctions to punish hackers.

Secret Comment Crew Code Spotted in New Attack
Posted on Oct 19, 2018

Operation Oceansalt could be false flag attempt, says McAfee

US Voter Leak Hits Tea Party Organization
Posted on Oct 19, 2018

Fund-raising super PAC spills details on half a million voters

Flaw in Libssh Grants Admin Control to Servers
Posted on Oct 19, 2018

A four-year-old authentication bypass vulnerability impacts servers.

NSA-Linked 'DarkPulsar' Exploit Tool Detailed
Posted on Oct 19, 2018

Kaspersky Lab security researchers have analyzed another exploit tool that was supposedly stolen from the National Security Agency-linked Equation Group.

Remote Code Execution Flaws Patched in Drupal
Posted on Oct 19, 2018

EU leaders on Thursday condemned the attempted hack on the global chemical weapons watchdog and vowed to step up the bloc's efforts to tackle cyber attacks.

FreeRTOS Vulnerabilities Expose Many Systems to Attacks
Posted on Oct 19, 2018

The Indiana National Guard says a state, non-military computer server containing personal information on civilian and military Guard personnel was the target of a recent ransomware attack.

0-Day in jQuery Plugin Impacts Thousands of Applications
Posted on Oct 19, 2018

Thousands of projects are possibly impacted by a jQuery File Upload plugin vulnerability that has been actively exploited in the wild, a security researcher has discovered.

Fin Firms: Look to Mobile, Social for Comms Risks
Posted on Oct 19, 2018

Financial firms are looking in the wrong places for communications risks.

Server With National Guard Personnel Data Target of Attack
Posted on Oct 19, 2018

A China-linked cyber espionage group known as Tick was observed using the Datper malware in a recent campaign, Cisco Talos security researchers reveal.

Yale Faces Additional Lawsuit After 2011 Breach
Posted on Oct 19, 2018

Another victim in a Yale University data breach files a second lawsuit.

European Banks and Police Warn Consumers of Cyber Scams
Posted on Oct 18, 2018

Awareness raising exercise is part of European Cyber Security Month

UK ISPs: Government Must Take Lead on Cybersecurity
Posted on Oct 18, 2018

ISPA calls for simplified reporting and regulatory environment

Tumblr Vulnerability Exposed User Account Information
Posted on Oct 18, 2018

As more and more organizations embrace the migration to the cloud, there are the inevitable questions that arise around its safety. Specifically, enterprises need to know that their data is going to be secure if they choose to embrace a cloud-based model, particularly a public cloud.

Facebook Launches 'War Room' to Combat Manipulation
Posted on Oct 18, 2018

Google has packed the recently launched Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL devices with Titan M, a hardened security microcontroller that can better protect information at hardware level.

Ex-Virginia Teacher Charged in 2014 'Celebgate' Hacking
Posted on Oct 18, 2018

A recently observed cyber-espionage campaign targeting South Korea, the United States and Canada is reusing malicious code previously associated with state-sponsored Chinese group APT1, McAfee reports.

NFCdrip Attack Proves Long-Range Data Exfiltration via NFC
Posted on Oct 18, 2018

Developers of the Drupal content management system (CMS) have patched several vulnerabilities in the 7 and 8 branches, including serious flaws that can be exploited for remote code execution.


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