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Feb 26, 2024
Societal Security

Between Risk and Security – Shaping the Digital Transformation

The Frankfurter Rundschau newspaper reported about the Digitalization in Dialogue project.

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Feb 21, 2024
Societal Security

Paper accepted at CHI 2024

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Feb 19, 2024
IT Security

Risk Perception of Cyberattacks

On February 13, the EURACTIV portal published a report on the risk perception of cyberattacks, which has reached an all-time high.

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Feb 05, 2024
Privacy

Transferring Cyber Security into Society

On January 17, Wirtschaftswoche published the article “How cyber criminals could be legally hunted”. The article discusses the dilemma facing criminal investigators in the pursuit of cybercrime.

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Jan 11, 2024
Societal Security

Exploring Contrasting Effects of Trust in Organizational Security Practices and Protective Structures on Employees’ Security-Related Precaution Taking

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Jan 10, 2024
Societal Security

Disinformation – a threat to democracy and technological responses

On December 14, acatech held a themed conference on the current significance of disinformation and its social relevance.

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Dec 21, 2023
Societal Security

Online election of the Executive Board of the German Informatics Society (GI).

By December 8, 2,785 GI members had elected their board of directors, mostly online. The election was accompanied by individual and universal verification tools implemented by an independent third party using the POLYAS interface specification.

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Dec 20, 2023
Societal Security

Dissertation Award for Scott Thiebes

Dr. Scott Thiebes was awarded this year’s dissertation award in the area IT security by the German Association for Data Protection and Data Security (GDD) for his outstanding dissertation on “A Socio-Technical Analysis of Genetic Privacy and its Role in Genetic Data Sharing”, which he completed at KIT last year.

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Nov 22, 2023
Privacy

Article on Online Federal Elections Published in CR

The article “Online-Bundestagswahlen – Verfassungsrechtliche Grenzen und technische Herausforderungen” (Online federal elections – constitutional limits and technical challenges) by Amina Gutjahr, Indra Spiecker gen. Döhmann, and Melanie Volkamer has been published in the current issue of the journal Computer und Recht (CR 2023).

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Oct 23, 2023
IT Security

Martin Kleppmann as Guest at KASTEL Security Research Labs

On Thursday, 10 October 2023, KASTEL Security Research Labs welcomed Martin Kleppmann as speaker of the KASTEL Distinguished Lecture Series in Cyber Security.

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Oct 20, 2023
Privacy

Misuse-Resistant Digital Surveillance

Security protocols to make legally required monitoring of digital communications more resistant to misuse and mass surveillance

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Oct 20, 2023
Privacy

Partner in the new project “Universitäres Telemedizinnetzwerk”

The Chair of Privacy and Security is a new partner in the “Universitäres Telemedizinnetzwerk” (university telemedicine network).

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