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Tuesday, 01 Oct 2019
E-Vote-ID 2019
Sunday, 03 Nov 2019
Dagstuhl Seminar: Biggest Failures in Security

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Monday, 23 Sep 2019
Thursday, 26 Sep 2019
STAST2019 SPOSE 2019

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Karlsruher IT-Sicherheitsinitiative

Welcome to the Research Group SECUSO
Security • Usability • Society


The research group SECUSO belongs to the Institute of Applied Informatics and Formal Description Methods (AIFB) of the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT). The group was founded in 2011 by Prof. Dr. Melanie Volkamer at the TU Darmstadt. SECUSO moved to the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology at the beginning of 2018. SECUSO is a member of Kastel and K-CIST.



Paper at E-Vote-ID accepted (10-09-2019)

The paper "GI Elections with POLYAS: A Road to End-to-End Verifiable Elections" was accepted at E-Vote ID 2019. Apart from Melanie Volkamer, other KASTEL PIs (Prof. Beckert and Prof. Müller-Quade) as well as KASTEL PhD students are authors of the paper. The paper describes the activities of the GI Online Elections Working Group. More information will also be published in the next GI Radar.

dialog@bw - Citizens' Forum on 11.9.2019 at the ZKM (09-09-2019)

To kick off the digilog@bw research project funded by the state of Baden-Württemberg, all citizens are invited to submit their questions during this event and thus help to shape the project. In addition to SECUSO, other experts from KIT but also from the University of Mannheim and the University of Tübingen will be represented. A panel discussion will give an insight into the project. Subsequently, questions and suggestions can be addressed to the experts in smaller rounds.

Peter Mayer gives talk at the Cloudibility-Day (30-08-2019)
On September 19th 2019 the Cloudability-Day will bring talks on topics of IT security and cloud technologies to Berlin. Peter Mayer will be presenting results of SECUSO's research at this event in a talk.
Peter Mayer gives talk at the Public IT Security (PITS) (30-08-2019)
On September 2nd and 3rd Public IT Security (PITS) will take place in Berlin as the German expert symposium for IT security and cyber security for state and administration. Peter Mayer will participate as speaker in the panel "SPAM, Phishing and Ransomware" and present the anti-phishing materials developed by SECUSO.