Data Privacy

Da­ta privacy statement

In most instances, the use of this web site does not require you to provide any personally identifiable information. When personally identifiable information (e.g. your name, address, email address) is requested, the provision of this information is voluntary, wherever possible. No personally identifiable information will be shared with third parties without the user’s express consent.

Information sent over the internet (e.g. email) may not be entirely secure at each and every stage of its transmission. It is impossible to guarantee the total end-to-end security of any information sent over the internet or to ensure that it cannot be accessed by third parties.

We are required by law to publish contact details on our website. We hereby expressly refuse permission to third parties to use this contact data to send advertising and/or other informational materials that have not been explicitly requested. The owners of this web site reserve the right to take any and all available legal measures against senders of unrequested advertising materials, including but not limited to spam emails.

Some of the images used on this website are from image services. The copyright of these pictures lies with the respective photographers. You can find the references to the sources/ copyrights of the used pictures here:

 

Slider (https://hgi.rub.de/en/home/)

Slider 1 (Boost for the Ruhr area: two Clusters of Excellence go to Bochum...): iStock.com/hardik pethani

Slider 2 (Secret messages for Alexa and Co.Researchers can hide secret commands for voice assistants in spoken sentences, birds’ twittering, or music...): RUB, Kramer

Slider 3 (In collaboration with colleagues from Opole University Poland, researchers at the HGI have demonstrated that the Internet protocol "IPsec" is vulnerable to attacks...):iStock.com/undrey

 

News

Curious Mind Research Award 2018: iStock.com/Jirsak

 

Institute (https://hgi.rub.de/en/institute/)

Header (aerial photo RUB): Ruhr-University Bochum

Picture 1 (group photo): HGI Picture and graphics 2, 3, 4 (3-pillar graphics research, study, networking): HGI

 

Research (https://hgi.rub.de/en/research/)

Header image (chip): INDEED Photography / Simon Bierwald

Picture 1 (books): INDEED Photography / Simon Bierwald

Picture 2 (student): INDEED Photography / Simon Bierwald

 

Study (https://hgi.rub.de/en/study/)

Header  image (Prof. Paar): INDEED Photography / Simon Bierwald

Picture 1 (shaking hands): INDEED Photography / Simon Bierwald

Picture 2 (RUB / Building ID): Ruhr-University Bochum

 

Networks (https://hgi.rub.de/en/networks/)

Header image (Two Students with Laptop): INDEED Photography / Simon Bierwald

Picture 1: iStock.com / Maxger

Picture 2 (nrw.units): INDEED Photography / Simon Bierwald

 

Press (https://hgi.rub.de/en/press/)

Header image (Press Release): INDEED Photography / Simon Bierwald

Contact (Julia Laska portrait): INDEED Photography / Simon Bierwald

 

Events (https://hgi.rub.de/en/events/)

Header image (Julia in front of the laptop): INDEED Photography / Simon Bierwald

Figure 1 (IT Security Pitch): iStock.com

Fig. 2 (ITS.Connect): HGI

Picture 3 (German IT Security Award): Fotolia.com/ lev dolgachov

Picture 4 (HGI Colloquium): INDEED Photography / Simon Bierwald

Contact (Portrait Anja Nuss): INDEED Photography / Simon Bierwald

 

Events, 3rd IT-Security Pitch Bochum (https://hgi.rub.de/en/events/it-security-pitch-bochum/)

Header Image (IT-Security Pitch): Shutterstock/ Sunny studio

 

Events, ITS.Connect (https://hgi.rub.de/itsc2018/)

Header Image (job fair): HGI

Picture 1 (job fair, two person): HGI

Picture 2 (two persons with a laptop): INDEED Photography/ Simon Bierwald

Contact (Portrait Anja Nuss): INDEED Photography/ Simon Bierwald

 

Cube 5 (https://hgi.rub.de/en/cube-5/)

Header Image (Logo): Florida Creative Lab

Picture 1 (Network): HGI

Picture 2 (two persons with a laptop): INDEED Photography/ Simon Bierwald

 

Contact (https://hgi.rub.de/en/contact/)

Header Image (RUB / Building ID): Ruhr-University Bochum

Portraits: INDEED Photography / Simon Bierwald