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Tuesday, 17 Mar 2020
Saturday, 25 Apr 2020
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Tuesday, 26 May 2020

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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.



Talk at Interconnect event on "Emotet & Co: How to raise security awareness" (13-02-2020)

Technology is an important element for effective IT security - but security awareness is also important. As part of the event on February 13, 2020, Prof. M. Volkamer talks on measures that have been shown to increase security awareness.

Paper accepted at Voting 2020 (FC Workshop) (10-02-2020)

The paper "Towards Improving the Efficacy of Code-Based Verification in Internet Voting" by Oksana Kulyk, Melanie Volkamer, Monika Müller and Karen Renaud was accepted at the Financial Crypto Workshop 'Voting 2020'. The workshop will take place on February 14, 2020 in Sabah (Malaysia) for the fifth time.



SECUSO talk at the CAST Workshop „Security Awareness and Usable Security“ (06-02-2020)

Melanie Volkamer, Benjamin Reinheimer and Peter Mayer will give an overview of the process of developing and evaluating verifiably effective IT security awareness materials in the course of the CAST Workshop “Security Awareness and Usable Security”. The CAST workshop will take place 3rd March 2020 in Darmstadt. The full program and registration can be found on the workshop website.


Call for papers for the 5th European Workshop on Usable Security published (31-01-2020)

The call for papers for the 5th European Workshop on Usable Security has been published. The PC chairs of this year's workshop are Peter Mayer and Blase Ur. Deadline for submissions is 16th March 2020 (Anywhere on Earth).