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30 January 2023

Presentation by distinguished speaker Prof. Krishna Gummadi

Presentation by distinguished speaker Prof. Krishna Gummadi

We will be hosting a distinguished guest, Prof. Krishna Gummadi (Max Planck Institute for Software Systems, Germany).

18 January 2023

Zekeriya Erkin appointed board member at ACCSS.

Zekeriya Erkin appointed board member at ACCSS.

Dr. Z. Erkin was appointed as a board member for ACCSS. He will act as vice-chair as of December 2022. ACCSS (pronounced as ‘access’ and short for ACademic Cyber Security Society), is the association for scientists who are active in the field of cybersecurity in the Netherlands, both in the natural sciences as well as from the alpha and gamma sciences.

10 January 2023

Zekeriya Erkin chosen as chair of IEEE Information Forensics and Security Technical Committee

Zekeriya Erkin chosen as chair of IEEE Information Forensics and Security Technical Committee

The TC’s responsibility is to promote activities around information forensics and security. The TC has significant role in IEEE ICIP, ICASSP and W-IFS and IEEE Trans on IFS, which is the top journal in the field.

12 December 2022

Prof. Georgios Smaragdakis was named ACM Distinguished Member

Prof. Georgios Smaragdakis was named ACM Distinguished Member

Prof. Georgios Smaragdakis, head of the Cybersecurity Section, was named Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) Distinguished Member for "Outstanding Scientific Contributions to Computing". The ACM Distinguished Member program recognizes each year "ACM members with at least fifteen years of professional experience who have made significant accomplishments or achieved a significant impact on the computing field".

01 December 2022

Prof. Ahmad-Reza Sadeghi (TU Darmstadt) gives a Cybersecurity Distinguished talk on Secure Federated Learning

Prof. Ahmad-Reza Sadeghi (TU Darmstadt) gives a Cybersecurity Distinguished talk on Secure Federated Learning

Prof. Ahmad-Reza Sadeghi from TU Darmstadt, Germany visited TU Delft Cybersecurity group on November 30, 2022, the "International Computer Security Day" and gave a Cybersecurity Distinguished talk on Secure Federated Learning. Title: "Pushing the Frontiers of Federated Learning: From Security Applications to Mitigation of Poisoning Attack.”

22 November 2022

Giovane Moura was appointed Assistant Professor in Cybersecurity

Giovane Moura was appointed Assistant Professor in Cybersecurity

Giovane Moura was appointed part-time Assistant Professor in Cybersecurity on November 1, 2022.

22 November 2022

Stefano joins Cybersecurity group as a Postdoctoral Researcher

Stefano joins Cybersecurity group as a Postdoctoral Researcher

Stefano Cecconello joined TU Delft Cybersecurity group as a Postdoctoral Researcher on October 1, 2022.

02 November 2022

Kaitai from the Cybersecurity Group @ EEMCS was invited to present technical talks and introduce the group at the ONE Conference

Kaitai from the Cybersecurity Group @ EEMCS was invited to present technical talks and introduce the group at the ONE Conference

Kaitai from the Cybersecurity Group @ EEMCS was invited to present technical talks and introduce the group at the ONE Conference - the Europe’s prime cybersecurity event, hosted in The Hague with 2000+ attendees.

28 September 2022

IETF/IRTF Applied Networking Research Prize for Cybersecurity paper

IETF/IRTF Applied Networking Research Prize for Cybersecurity paper

A recent paper co-authored by Professor Georgios Smaragdakis and colleagues from DE-CIX Internet Exchange, Max Planck Institute for Informatics, and the Brandenburg University of Technology receives the joint Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF) and the Internet Research Task Force (IRTF) Applied Networking Research Prize.

26 July 2022

Professor Smaragdakis was interviewed about hacked solar panels

Professor Smaragdakis was interviewed about hacked solar panels

In April 2021, Jelle Ursem, a Dutch hacker, found out that the login details of a power inventor manufacturer were only in plain text! A power inventor is a power electronic device that converges direct current (DC) to alternating current (AC) and is a critical part of solar panel installations. An investigation found that more than 40k power inventors of this manufacturer are already installed in the Netherlands.