20 August 2018
Simple human errors often cause cyber security breachesA company leaking private data of millions of customers, or becoming a victim of cyber-attacks costing hundreds of thousands to millions of Euros has become an almost daily occurrence, in what seems to be highly sophisticated attacks. “When investigating these attacks more closely however, they are actually often not sophisticated, and neither are the vulnerabilities that lead to them,” says Tobias Fiebig, assistant professor at TPM and leading researcher.
17 August 2018
First large-scale market analysis of underground cybercrime economyCybercrime is easier to carry out as more and more online criminal services (commodities) become available. TU Delft researcher Rolf van Wegberg investigated the extent and growth of this specific online underground economy.
07 June 2018
TU Delft helps develop digital ID for use on your phoneIn addition to your passport and driving licence, a phone application that enables you to prove your identity quickly and securely and also offers even more privacy options could soon be possible. As part of the Dutch Blockchain Coalition, Delft University of Technology (TU Delft, The Netherlands) has joined forces with the Netherlands Identity Data Agency (RvIG), a division of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Kingdom Relations (BZK), IDEMIA (the current manufacturer of Dutch passports) and law firm CMS, in developing an initial prototype for a digital stamp that could fulfil this purpose in the future. This digital identity is based on TU Delft’s innovative blockchain technology, known as Trustchain. The prototype was demonstrated at a BZK event held on 7 June. After the summer, a consumer trial of this technology will be launched in two Dutch municipalities.
14 April 2018
Een eco-systeem voor technische innovaties met impact op veiligheidEssay van Pieter van Gelder in de bundel "Na Vandaag; De toekomst van een veilige samenleving", uitgegeven door SIVV Stichting Innovatie voor Veiligheid | 1e druk, 2017.
14 February 2018
Expertblog: Grootste Europese conferentie over procesveiligheid naar TU DelftVolgens veiligheidshoogleraar Genserik Renieurs gaat procesveiligheid momenteel een nieuwe fase in. Er moet meer aandacht komen voor samenwerken en clusterdenken. Daar gaat ook de 16e editie van het gerenommeerde Loss Prevention symposium over, volgend jaar aan de TU Delft. Reniers mag dan de organisatie op zich nemen. In deze blog op de website van Petrochem geeft hij alvast een voorproefje van de conferentie.
14 February 2018