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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
Security & Privacy at Large 2018
Submission Deadline: May 28, 2018
Workshop „Security & Privacy at Large“ im Rahmen der GI-Informatik 2018
Sep 25, 2018 - Sep 25, 2018
Berlin, Germany
 
Cybersecurity 2018
Submission Deadline: May 30, 2018
The 7th International Workshop on Cyber Security and Privacy
Oct 18, 2018 - Oct 20, 2018
China
 
SEARCH 2018
Submission Deadline: May 31, 2018
Secure, Energy-Aware, & Reliable Connected Health Workshop
Sep 26, 2018 - Sep 28, 2018
Washington DC, USA
 
Security & Privacy at Large 2018
Submission Deadline: May 28, 2018
Workshop „Security & Privacy at Large“ im Rahmen der GI-Informatik 2018
Sep 25, 2018 - Sep 25, 2018
Berlin, Germany
 
Cybersecurity 2018
Submission Deadline: May 30, 2018
The 7th International Workshop on Cyber Security and Privacy
Oct 18, 2018 - Oct 20, 2018
China
 
SEARCH 2018
Submission Deadline: May 31, 2018
Secure, Energy-Aware, & Reliable Connected Health Workshop
Sep 26, 2018 - Sep 28, 2018
Washington DC, USA
 
ICICS 2018
Submission Deadline: Jun 8, 2018
The 20th International Conference on Information and Communications Security
Oct 29, 2018 - Oct 31, 2018
Lille, France
 
HotSec 2018
Submission Deadline: Jun 11, 2018
2018 USENIX Summit on Hot Topics in Security
Aug 14, 2018 - Aug 14, 2018
Baltimore, MD, USA
 
CECC 2018
Submission Deadline: Jun 18, 2018
Central European Cybersecurity Conference
Nov 15, 2018 - Nov 16, 2018
Ljubljana
 
QSHINE 2018
Submission Deadline: Jul 3, 2018
QSHINE 2018 - 14th EAI International Conference on Heterogeneous Networking for Quality, Reliability, Security and Robustness
Dec 3, 2018 - Dec 4, 2018
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
 
CRISIS 2018
Submission Deadline: Jul 6, 2018
The 13th International Conference on Risks and Security of Internet and Systems
Oct 16, 2018 - Oct 18, 2018
Arcachon, France
 
PPH 2018
Submission Deadline: Jul 10, 2018
Puff Puff Hack - The Cannabis hacking (mini)con
Aug 9, 2018 - Aug 11, 2018
Las Vegas, Nevada
 
SSIC 2018
Submission Deadline: Jul 20, 2018
Third International Conference on Security of Smart Cities, Industrial Control System and Communications (SSIC'2018)
Oct 18, 2018 - Oct 19, 2018
Shanghai, China
 
CASCCIT 2018
Submission Deadline: Jul 27, 2018
On Context-Aware Security in Cloud Computing and Internet of Things 2018
N/A
N/A
 
CASCCIT 2018
Submission Deadline: Jul 27, 2018
On Context-Aware Security in Cloud Computing and Internet of Things 2018
N/A
N/A
 
WCMC-IoT 2018
Submission Deadline: Jul 27, 2018
WCMC journal, Special issue on Security, Privacy, and Trust on Internet of Things
N/A
N/A
 
SPIoT 2018
Submission Deadline: Jul 30, 2018
The 7th International Symposium on Security and Privacy on Internet of Things
Dec 11, 2018 - Dec 13, 2018
Melbourne, Australia
 
ICCWS 2019
Submission Deadline: Aug 9, 2018
14th International Conference on Cyber Warfare and Security
Feb 28, 2019 - Mar 1, 2019
Stellenbosch, South Africa
 
NordSec 2018
Submission Deadline: Aug 10, 2018
23rd Nordic Conference on Secure IT Systems
Nov 28, 2018 - Nov 30, 2018
Oslo, Norway
 
ICICS 2018
Submission Deadline: Jun 8, 2018
The 20th International Conference on Information and Communications Security
Oct 29, 2018 - Oct 31, 2018
Lille, France
 
HotSec 2018
Submission Deadline: Jun 11, 2018
2018 USENIX Summit on Hot Topics in Security
Aug 14, 2018 - Aug 14, 2018
Baltimore, MD, USA
 
CECC 2018
Submission Deadline: Jun 18, 2018
Central European Cybersecurity Conference
Nov 15, 2018 - Nov 16, 2018
Ljubljana
 
QSHINE 2018
Submission Deadline: Jul 3, 2018
QSHINE 2018 - 14th EAI International Conference on Heterogeneous Networking for Quality, Reliability, Security and Robustness
Dec 3, 2018 - Dec 4, 2018
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
 
CRISIS 2018
Submission Deadline: Jul 6, 2018
The 13th International Conference on Risks and Security of Internet and Systems
Oct 16, 2018 - Oct 18, 2018
Arcachon, France
 
PPH 2018
Submission Deadline: Jul 10, 2018
Puff Puff Hack - The Cannabis hacking (mini)con
Aug 9, 2018 - Aug 11, 2018
Las Vegas, Nevada
 
SSIC 2018
Submission Deadline: Jul 20, 2018
Third International Conference on Security of Smart Cities, Industrial Control System and Communications (SSIC'2018)
Oct 18, 2018 - Oct 19, 2018
Shanghai, China
 
CASCCIT 2018
Submission Deadline: Jul 27, 2018
On Context-Aware Security in Cloud Computing and Internet of Things 2018
N/A
N/A
 
CASCCIT 2018
Submission Deadline: Jul 27, 2018
On Context-Aware Security in Cloud Computing and Internet of Things 2018
N/A
N/A
 
WCMC-IoT 2018
Submission Deadline: Jul 27, 2018
WCMC journal, Special issue on Security, Privacy, and Trust on Internet of Things
N/A
N/A
 
SPIoT 2018
Submission Deadline: Jul 30, 2018
The 7th International Symposium on Security and Privacy on Internet of Things
Dec 11, 2018 - Dec 13, 2018
Melbourne, Australia
 
ICCWS 2019
Submission Deadline: Aug 9, 2018
14th International Conference on Cyber Warfare and Security
Feb 28, 2019 - Mar 1, 2019
Stellenbosch, South Africa
 
NordSec 2018
Submission Deadline: Aug 10, 2018
23rd Nordic Conference on Secure IT Systems
Nov 28, 2018 - Nov 30, 2018
Oslo, Norway
 
SECITC 2018
Submission Deadline: Sep 17, 2018
11th International Conference on Security for Information Technology and Communications
Nov 8, 2018 - Nov 9, 2018
Bucharest, Romania
 
IJIS-IoTSec 2018
Submission Deadline: Oct 1, 2018
Springer IJIS Special Issue on IoT Security and Privacy
N/A
N/A
 
Symmetry-SI 2018
Submission Deadline: Oct 15, 2018
Symmetry and Asymmetry Applications for Internet of Things Security and Privacy
N/A
N/A
 
JISA-IoT-A&D 2018
Submission Deadline: Oct 30, 2018
Recent Advances in Internet-of-Things Attacks and Defences
N/A
N/A
 
FI-IoTSP 2018
Submission Deadline: Oct 31, 2018
Future Internet Journal: Special Issue on IoT Security and Privacy
N/A
N/A
 
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
Google Discloses Windows Lockdown Policy Zero-Day
Posted on Apr 23, 2018

A False Sense of Security is Worse Than a Real Sense of Vulnerability

#RSAC: Infosecurity ‘Solutions’ Are Becoming the Problem
Posted on Apr 23, 2018

Information security professionals to turn a blind eye to threat buzzwords in favor of focusing on risk management

Wading Through Tool Overload and Redundancy?
Posted on Apr 23, 2018

Twitter Cites DHS Order in Kaspersky Ads Ban

Surge in Anonymous Asia Twitter Accounts Sparks Bot Fears
Posted on Apr 22, 2018

Hong Kong - It has been jokingly referred to as "Botmageddon". But a surge in new, anonymous Twitter accounts across swathes of Southeast and East Asia has deepened fears the region is in the throes of US-style mass social media manipulation.

Unpatched Flaw Exposes LG NAS Devices to Remote Attacks
Posted on Apr 20, 2018

Kane Gamble, 18, founder of Crackas With Attitude, will serve his sentence in a youth detention facility.

AlienVault Launches Free Endpoint Scanning Service
Posted on Apr 20, 2018

VPN specialists at vpnMentor discovered that many LG NAS models are impacted by a flaw that can be exploited without authentication.

Microsoft Announces New Windows Platform Security Technology
Posted on Apr 20, 2018

Microsoft on Thursday announced Windows Defender System Guard runtime attestation, a new Windows platform security technology set to roll out to all editions of Windows.

NIST Launches Search for Lightweight Cryptographic Champions
Posted on Apr 20, 2018

NIST has launched a call for submissions of previously published and analyzed algorithms to better secure the Internet of Things.

UK Teen Who Hacked CIA Chief Gets Two-Year Prison Term
Posted on Apr 20, 2018

A British teenager who accessed the email accounts of top US intelligence and security officials including the head of the CIA was sentenced to two years in prison on Friday.

Google's Project Zero to Microsoft: 90 Days Are up to Fix Windows 10 Bug
Posted on Apr 20, 2018

The Windows 10 flaw allows an attacker to bypass a Windows 10 security feature.

Atlanta City Splurges $2.7m in Ransomware Aftermath
Posted on Apr 20, 2018

Incident response failure leads to excessive spending

LinkedIn Vulnerability Allowed User Data Harvesting
Posted on Apr 20, 2018

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) this week announced its medical device safety action plan, which includes seeking additional funding and authorities that would help it improve cybersecurity in the healthcare industry.

Irony of Leaky App at #RSAC Not Lost on Attendees
Posted on Apr 20, 2018

Members of the cybersecurity community are feeling a wide range of emotions, but few are shocked about the leaky RSAC app.

FDA Reveals New Plans for Medical Device Security
Posted on Apr 20, 2018

Researchers claim hackers can remotely exploit an unpatched command injection vulnerability to take control of network-attached storage (NAS) devices from LG.

Russian Twitter Trolls Spring into Action After Salisbury Attack
Posted on Apr 20, 2018

Whitehall report claims 4000% increase in activity

LinkedIn Fixes User Data Leak Bug
Posted on Apr 20, 2018

Vulnerability could have allowed hackers to harvest user info

#RSAC: Reschma Saujani: We Can End Cyber Gender Imparity in a Decade
Posted on Apr 19, 2018

Girls Who Code founder on why girls are the answer to the current tech talent deficit

Cybersecurity Tech Accord: Marketing Move or Serious Security?
Posted on Apr 19, 2018

Google Prompt Arrives in Gmail for iOS
Posted on Apr 19, 2018

Unified security management and threat intelligence provider AlienVault this week announced the launch of a free scanning service that allows organizations to identify threats and risks in their environments.

FireEye Unveils New Solutions, Capabilities
Posted on Apr 19, 2018

Microsoft has rolled out a new Windows Defender Browser Protection extension to help&;


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 2008-2017