Information Security & Cryptography GroupWelcome to the Information Security and Cryptography Group of Saarland University. The group is headed by Prof. Dr. Michael Backes and focuses on various aspects of IT security and privacy and ranges from the design, analysis, and verification of protocols and systems, mechanisms for protecting end-user privacy, and research on new attack vectors to universal solutions in software and network security. The group is part of the Center for IT-Security, Privacy and Accountability (CISPA), one of the national competence centers for IT security in Germany.
Teaching (current term)
24th USENIX Security Symposium (USENIX Security 15), 2015
13th International Conference on Applied Cryptography and Network Security (ACNS), 2015
Proceedings of the 36th IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy (S&P), 2015