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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, 08 Apr 2019
SAC 2019
Saturday, 04 May 2019
CHI 2019
Monday, 13 May 2019
WWW 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 accepted for publication in the journal Information and Computer Security (18-03-2019)

The paper „Keep on Rating - On the Systematic Rating and Comparison of Authentication Schemes” by Verena Zimmermann, Nina Gerber, Peter Mayer, Marius Kleboth, Alexandra von Preuschen and  Konstantin Schmidt has been accepted for publication in the journal Information and Computer Security.

Article accepted for publication in the journal "Datenschutz und Datensicherheit" (18-03-2019)

The article "Sichere Instant Messaging Apps" by Jacqueline Brendel and Nina Gerber was accepted for publication in the journal "Datenschutz und Datensicherheit".

Update for flyer "Betrügerische Nachrichten" (18-03-2019)

We've updated our "Fraudulent Messages" flyer and extended our infocard and a poster.

Now the Infocard and Poster also contain tips for detecting fraudulent attachments. The material currently is only available in German.

Talk at the GFFT Technology Race

Melanie Volkamer will report on current research at the GFFT Technology Race "Measurement and Increase of Security Awareness" at Lekkerland in Cologne on April 26th, 2019. The talk will present foundations of sensitisation research and current results from the SECUSO research group.