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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
BSP-IoT 2020
Submission Deadline: Dec 15, 2019
Blockchain Security and Privacy for the Internet of Things
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PS-LOC 2020
Submission Deadline: Dec 15, 2019
Special Issue on Privacy and Security for Location-based Services and Devices
N/A
N/A
 
IPASMIT 2020
Submission Deadline: Dec 30, 2019
Intelligent Perception, Application and Security Mechanism in the Internet of Things
N/A
N/A
 
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
 
BSP-IoT 2020
Submission Deadline: Dec 15, 2019
Blockchain Security and Privacy for the Internet of Things
N/A
N/A
 
PS-LOC 2020
Submission Deadline: Dec 15, 2019
Special Issue on Privacy and Security for Location-based Services and Devices
N/A
N/A
 
IPASMIT 2020
Submission Deadline: Dec 30, 2019
Intelligent Perception, Application and Security Mechanism in the Internet of Things
N/A
N/A
 
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
 
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
 

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
U.S. Customs Officers Need 'Reasonable Suspicion' for Searches: Judge
Posted on Nov 13, 2019

Microsoft’s Patch Tuesday updates for November 2019 fix over 70 vulnerabilities, including an Internet Explorer flaw that has been exploited in attacks.

New PureLocker Ransomware Linked to MaaS Provider for Cobalt Gang, FIN6
Posted on Nov 13, 2019

A newly discovered piece of ransomware written in PureBasic has been linked to a Malware-as-a-Service (MaaS) provider that has been used by

Call for Papers: SecurityWeek's 2020 Singapore ICS Cyber Security Conference
Posted on Nov 13, 2019

US customs officers cannot search the computers and phones of people arriving in America unless they have "reasonable suspicion," a federal judge ruled Tuesday in a decision praised by rights activists.

Microsoft Patches Another Internet Explorer Flaw Exploited in Attacks
Posted on Nov 12, 2019

Mexican state-owned oil company Petróleos Mexicanos (Pemex) on Sunday suffered a ransomware attack that took down parts of its network.

Adobe Patches Vulnerabilities in Design, Web Products
Posted on Nov 12, 2019

Enterprise information management (EIM) firm OpenText this week announced it has entered a definitive agreement to acquire data protection and cybersecurity provider Carbonite, Inc.

PCI DSS Compliance Between Audits is Declining: Verizon
Posted on Nov 12, 2019

Popular ecommerce platform Magento is advising users to apply patches for a remote code execution flaw that could allow unauthenticated attackers to deliver malicious payloads.

Aqua Security Acquires CloudSploit
Posted on Nov 12, 2019

Aqua Security expands into cloud security posture management with new acquisition

Most Security Pros Still Don’t Get Shared Responsibility: Report
Posted on Nov 12, 2019

Centrify study finds 60% believe cloud provider is responsible for securing access

UK Labour Party Hit By “Sophisticated” and “Large-Scale” Cyber-Attack
Posted on Nov 12, 2019

DDoS attack failed due to “robust security systems”

Just a Third of Global Firms Are PCI DSS Compliant
Posted on Nov 12, 2019

Figure drops to a fifth for organizations in the Americas

You Can't Defend What You Can't See: Why Visibility is Critical for Improving Cyber Defense
Posted on Nov 12, 2019

ASP.NET hosting provider SmarterASP.NET is currently working on recovering customer data after being hit by a ransomware attack over the weekend.

Hosting Provider SmarterASP.NET Recovering From Ransomware Attack
Posted on Nov 12, 2019

Operating since 1999, SmarterASP.NET has datacenters in the United States and Europe and serves over 440,000 customers worldwide.

Microsoft to Extend California Privacy Law US-Wide
Posted on Nov 12, 2019

Redmond giant seeks to differentiate on privacy

Tech Support Scammers Exploiting Unpatched Firefox Bug
Posted on Nov 12, 2019

Real-time Visibility Into the Security Posture of an Enterprise is Critical for Organizations to Operate With Confidence

Mexican Oil Company Pemex Hit by Ransomware
Posted on Nov 12, 2019

Companies subject to PCI DSS security requirements are audited once per year, yet many of these companies continue to be breached. It is not that PCI DSS fails, but that companies fail to maintain compliance from one audit to the next. According to Verizon's 2016-2018 dataset, at the time of a breach, no organization was compliant across all 12 PCI DSS requirements.

OpenText to Acquire Data Protection Firm Carbonite
Posted on Nov 12, 2019

Mozilla is working on addressing a Firefox bug that has been exploited by tech support scammers to lock the browser when users visit specially crafted websites.

Magento Users Warned of Remote Code Execution Vulnerability
Posted on Nov 12, 2019

Adobe has patched a total of 11 vulnerabilities across its Animate, Illustrator, Media Encoder and Bridge products.

PortSwigger Launches Web Security Academy
Posted on Nov 12, 2019

Burp Suite creators fight cyber-skills shortage with interactive training platform

Data of ZoneAlarm Forum Users Leaked Following Breach
Posted on Nov 11, 2019

The forum dedicated to Check Point’s ZoneAlarm security product appears to have been breached and the details of the forum’s members have been leaked online.

Hackers Receive $500,000 in One Week via Bugcrowd
Posted on Nov 11, 2019

Crowdsourced security platform Bugcrowd says it paid over half a million dollars in bug bounty rewards during the last week of October alone.


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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