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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
DSC 2017
Submission Deadline: Feb 21, 2017
2017 IEEE Conference on Dependable and Secure Computing
Aug 7, 2017 - Aug 10, 2017
Taipei, Taiwan
 
IoT-SECFOR 2017
Submission Deadline: Feb 23, 2017
International Workshop on Security and Forensics of IoT
Jun 21, 2017 - Jun 23, 2017
Exeter, UK
 
ACISP 2017
Submission Deadline: Feb 26, 2017
Australasian Conference on Information Security and Privacy
Jul 3, 2017 - Jul 5, 2017
Auckland, New Zealand
 
PETS-Fourth-Issue 2017
Submission Deadline: Feb 28, 2017
17th Privacy Enhancing Technologies Symposium
Jul 18, 2017 - Jul 21, 2017
Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
 
MFSec 2017
Submission Deadline: Feb 28, 2017
2nd International Workshop on Multimedia Forensics and Security (MFSec 2017)
Jun 6, 2017 - Jun 6, 2017
Bucharest, Romania
 
TrustCom 2017
Submission Deadline: Mar 1, 2017
16th IEEE International Conference On Trust, Security And Privacy In Computing And Communications
Aug 1, 2017 - Aug 4, 2017
Sydney, Australia
 
CyberSec 2017
Submission Deadline: Mar 1, 2017
The Fifth International Conference on Cyber Security, Cyber Welfare and Digital Forensic
Apr 22, 2017 - Apr 24, 2017
St. Mary's University, Ethiopia
 
DSC 2017
Submission Deadline: Feb 21, 2017
2017 IEEE Conference on Dependable and Secure Computing
Aug 7, 2017 - Aug 10, 2017
Taipei, Taiwan
 
IoT-SECFOR 2017
Submission Deadline: Feb 23, 2017
International Workshop on Security and Forensics of IoT
Jun 21, 2017 - Jun 23, 2017
Exeter, UK
 
ACISP 2017
Submission Deadline: Feb 26, 2017
Australasian Conference on Information Security and Privacy
Jul 3, 2017 - Jul 5, 2017
Auckland, New Zealand
 
PETS-Fourth-Issue 2017
Submission Deadline: Feb 28, 2017
17th Privacy Enhancing Technologies Symposium
Jul 18, 2017 - Jul 21, 2017
Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
 
MFSec 2017
Submission Deadline: Feb 28, 2017
2nd International Workshop on Multimedia Forensics and Security (MFSec 2017)
Jun 6, 2017 - Jun 6, 2017
Bucharest, Romania
 
TrustCom 2017
Submission Deadline: Mar 1, 2017
16th IEEE International Conference On Trust, Security And Privacy In Computing And Communications
Aug 1, 2017 - Aug 4, 2017
Sydney, Australia
 
CyberSec 2017
Submission Deadline: Mar 1, 2017
The Fifth International Conference on Cyber Security, Cyber Welfare and Digital Forensic
Apr 22, 2017 - Apr 24, 2017
St. Mary's University, Ethiopia
 
SECRYPT 2017
Submission Deadline: Mar 2, 2017
14th International Conference on Security and Cryptography
Jul 26, 2017 - Jul 28, 2017
Madrid, Spain
 
IWSEC 2017
Submission Deadline: Mar 3, 2017
International Workshop on Security
Aug 30, 2017 - Sep 1, 2017
Hiroshima, Japan
 
DBSec 2017
Submission Deadline: Mar 6, 2017
31st Annual IFIP WG 11.3 Conference on Data and Applications Security and Privacy
Jul 17, 2017 - Jul 19, 2017
Philadelphia, PA, USA
 
SOUPS 2017
Submission Deadline: Mar 7, 2017
Symposium on Usable Privacy and Security
Jul 12, 2017 - Jul 14, 2017
Santa Clara, CA
 
HASP 2017
Submission Deadline: Mar 15, 2017
Hardware and Architectural Support for Security and Privacy 2017
Jun 24, 2017 - Jun 24, 2017
Toronto, Canada
 
APOC-CW 2017
Submission Deadline: Mar 20, 2017
Academic Perspectives on Cybersecurity Challenges (Cyber Week 2017)
Jun 25, 2017 - Jun 29, 2017
Tel Aviv, Israel
 
IEEE ISI 2017
Submission Deadline: Apr 10, 2017
2017 IEEE International Conference on Intelligence and Security Informatics
Jul 22, 2017 - Jul 24, 2017
Beijing, China
 
MSPN 2017
Submission Deadline: Apr 20, 2017
International Conference on Mobile, Secure and Programmable Networking
Jun 29, 2017 - Jun 30, 2017
Paris
 
SECURWARE 2017
Submission Deadline: Apr 25, 2017
The Eleventh International Conference on Emerging Security Information, Systems and Technologies
Sep 10, 2017 - Sep 14, 2017
Rome, Italy
 
ICCST 2017
Submission Deadline: Apr 28, 2017
The 51st IEEE International Carnahan Conference on Security Technology
Oct 26, 2017 - Oct 26, 2017
Madrid
 
Games-SI:DMNSP 2017
Submission Deadline: Apr 30, 2017
Games Special Issue on Decision Making for Network Security and Privacy.
N/A
N/A
 
DASC 2017
Submission Deadline: Apr 30, 2017
The 15th IEEE International Conference on Dependable, Autonomic and Secure Computing
Nov 6, 2017 - Nov 10, 2017
Orlando - Florida USA
 
PSCare 2017
Submission Deadline: May 1, 2017
The Fourth International Workshop on Privacy and Security in HealthCare 2017
Sep 18, 2017 - Sep 20, 2017
Lund, Sweden
 
SECRYPT 2017
Submission Deadline: Mar 2, 2017
14th International Conference on Security and Cryptography
Jul 26, 2017 - Jul 28, 2017
Madrid, Spain
 
IWSEC 2017
Submission Deadline: Mar 3, 2017
International Workshop on Security
Aug 30, 2017 - Sep 1, 2017
Hiroshima, Japan
 
DBSec 2017
Submission Deadline: Mar 6, 2017
31st Annual IFIP WG 11.3 Conference on Data and Applications Security and Privacy
Jul 17, 2017 - Jul 19, 2017
Philadelphia, PA, USA
 
SOUPS 2017
Submission Deadline: Mar 7, 2017
Symposium on Usable Privacy and Security
Jul 12, 2017 - Jul 14, 2017
Santa Clara, CA
 
HASP 2017
Submission Deadline: Mar 15, 2017
Hardware and Architectural Support for Security and Privacy 2017
Jun 24, 2017 - Jun 24, 2017
Toronto, Canada
 
APOC-CW 2017
Submission Deadline: Mar 20, 2017
Academic Perspectives on Cybersecurity Challenges (Cyber Week 2017)
Jun 25, 2017 - Jun 29, 2017
Tel Aviv, Israel
 
IEEE ISI 2017
Submission Deadline: Apr 10, 2017
2017 IEEE International Conference on Intelligence and Security Informatics
Jul 22, 2017 - Jul 24, 2017
Beijing, China
 
MSPN 2017
Submission Deadline: Apr 20, 2017
International Conference on Mobile, Secure and Programmable Networking
Jun 29, 2017 - Jun 30, 2017
Paris
 
SECURWARE 2017
Submission Deadline: Apr 25, 2017
The Eleventh International Conference on Emerging Security Information, Systems and Technologies
Sep 10, 2017 - Sep 14, 2017
Rome, Italy
 
ICCST 2017
Submission Deadline: Apr 28, 2017
The 51st IEEE International Carnahan Conference on Security Technology
Oct 26, 2017 - Oct 26, 2017
Madrid
 
Games-SI:DMNSP 2017
Submission Deadline: Apr 30, 2017
Games Special Issue on Decision Making for Network Security and Privacy.
N/A
N/A
 
DASC 2017
Submission Deadline: Apr 30, 2017
The 15th IEEE International Conference on Dependable, Autonomic and Secure Computing
Nov 6, 2017 - Nov 10, 2017
Orlando - Florida USA
 
PSCare 2017
Submission Deadline: May 1, 2017
The Fourth International Workshop on Privacy and Security in HealthCare 2017
Sep 18, 2017 - Sep 20, 2017
Lund, Sweden
 
INSERT 2017
Submission Deadline: May 1, 2017
1st International Conference on Security, Privacy, and Trust (INSERT'17)
Sep 4, 2017 - Sep 7, 2017
Prague, Czech Republic
 
SI: Security-BD-SmartCity 2017
Submission Deadline: May 1, 2017
Special Issue on Security and Privacy in Big Data-enabled Smart Cities: Opportunities and Challenges
N/A
N/A
 
EuropeanSeC 2017
Submission Deadline: May 9, 2017
2017 European Security Conference
Jun 5, 2017 - Jun 6, 2017
Lisbon
 
MobiSec 2017
Submission Deadline: May 26, 2017
Special Issue on Mobile Systems, Mobile Networks and Mobile Cloud: Security, Privacy and Digital Forensics
N/A
N/A
 
SMGSSP 2017
Submission Deadline: Jun 15, 2017
Smart Micro-Grid Systems Security and Privacy
Nov 15, 2016 - Mar 31, 2018
Book (Springer)
 
Future_Internet-SI 2017
Submission Deadline: Jun 30, 2017
Futute Internet - Special Issue on Security and Privacy in Wireless and Mobile Networks
N/A
N/A
 
Smart-City-IoT-Security 2017
Submission Deadline: Sep 1, 2017
Special Issue on Security of IoT-enabled Infrastructures in Smart Cities
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
DHS Used Outdated, Unpatched Systems: Audit
Posted on Jan 20, 2017

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has made improvements to its information security program, but problems have still been identified in several areas, according to a report made public this week by the Office of Inspector General (OIG).

What are the potential pros and cons of a Cyber National Guard?
Posted on Jan 19, 2017

As Microsoft touts its Windows 10 security features defeating unpatched zero-day vulnerabilities, it also warned customers about security issues with Windows 7.

January Patch Tuesday sparse before Windows security updates change
Posted on Jan 19, 2017

As Microsoft touts its Windows 10 security features defeating unpatched zero-day vulnerabilities, it also warned customers about security issues with Windows 7.

Docker Patches Container Escape Vulnerability
Posted on Jan 19, 2017

Docker recently resolved a

Deutsche Bank to Ban Texts and Messaging Apps
Posted on Jan 19, 2017

Lender will force staff to use its own platforms

Enisa Helps Firms Secure Blockchain Tech
Posted on Jan 19, 2017

EU security agency launches new report

Windows 10 security tackles exploits, while Windows 7 gets a warning
Posted on Jan 19, 2017

As Microsoft touts its Windows 10 security features defeating unpatched zero-day vulnerabilities, it also warned customers about security issues with Windows 7.

Ukraine Power Company Confirms Hackers Caused Outage
Posted on Jan 19, 2017

The investigation is ongoing, but Ukraine’s national power company Ukrenergo has confirmed that the recent electricity

Git repos hide secret keys, rooted out by Truffle Hog
Posted on Jan 19, 2017

As Microsoft touts its Windows 10 security features defeating unpatched zero-day vulnerabilities, it also warned customers about security issues with Windows 7.

Google Cloud KMS simplifies the key management service, but lacks features
Posted on Jan 19, 2017

As Microsoft touts its Windows 10 security features defeating unpatched zero-day vulnerabilities, it also warned customers about security issues with Windows 7.

Doxware: New ransomware threat, or just extortionware rebranded?
Posted on Jan 19, 2017

As Microsoft touts its Windows 10 security features defeating unpatched zero-day vulnerabilities, it also warned customers about security issues with Windows 7.

XSS Found in Silently Installed Acrobat Chrome Extension
Posted on Jan 19, 2017

Google Project Zero researcher Tavis Ormandy discovered that a Chrome extension installed silently by Adobe last week had been affected by a cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability. Adobe quickly patched the flaw after learning of its existence.

In a post-Mirai world, the FTC wants more secure routers from D-Link
Posted on Jan 19, 2017

As Microsoft touts its Windows 10 security features defeating unpatched zero-day vulnerabilities, it also warned customers about security issues with Windows 7.

Some Ideas Never Die; the Trojan is Wheeled in Again
Posted on Jan 19, 2017

The ancient Greeks are credited with many inventions that continue today in some form – the water mill, odometer, alarm clock and cartography, to name a few. As a security professional what comes to mind instantly is the Trojan horse, devised to sneak Greek soldiers behind the walls of the city of Troy and win the war.

Data Breaches Increase 40% in 2016
Posted on Jan 19, 2017

There were a total of 1,093 incidents in 2016, up from 780 in 2015.

US-CERT reminds users that Windows SMB v1 needs to die
Posted on Jan 19, 2017

As Microsoft touts its Windows 10 security features defeating unpatched zero-day vulnerabilities, it also warned customers about security issues with Windows 7.

Microsoft privacy tools give users control over data collection
Posted on Jan 19, 2017

As Microsoft touts its Windows 10 security features defeating unpatched zero-day vulnerabilities, it also warned customers about security issues with Windows 7.

Gmail phishing campaign uses real-time techniques to bypass 2FA
Posted on Jan 19, 2017

As Microsoft touts its Windows 10 security features defeating unpatched zero-day vulnerabilities, it also warned customers about security issues with Windows 7.

UK Orgs: Less Than Half 'Fully Aware' of GDPR, Malware Top Security Concern
Posted on Jan 19, 2017

Majority of UK companies want improved collaboration among security vendors

ProtonMail Launches Tor Hidden Service
Posted on Jan 19, 2017

Encrypted email provider ProtonMail announced this week the launch of a Tor hidden service whose role is to help combat the censorship and surveillance efforts of totalitarian governments.


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