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11. June 2018

ITS-Alumnus Björn Schemberger, chief of IT forensic at the state office of criminal investigation...

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07. June 2018

On 30.05.2018 Prof. Dr. Sascha Fahl from the Horst Görtz Institute for IT-Security was a guest at WDR's Lokalzeit Ruhr.

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14. May 2018

Security gaps in the standard encryptions enable attackers to read confidential emails.

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09. May 2018

Sponsored by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research the project supports startups – and now starts itself.

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04. May 2018

The EU general data protection regulation (GDPR) ...

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03. May 2018

Julien Duman, student of IT Security in the...

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02. May 2018

Get to know the 3 new professors at the Host Görtz Institute. Find out more here⏩

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18. April 2018

One day, this technology might help verify if countries abide by disarmament treaties...

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18. April 2018

Linguist Steffen Hessler analyses how the communication between IT experts and end users could be improved.

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13. April 2018

It takes more than technological innovation to develop functional mechanisms for IT security and privacy...

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09. April 2018

For over a decade, Bochum has generated successful spin-offs in the area of IT security...

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29. March 2018

Eike Kiltz is investigating whether the data transmission methods used today are secure.

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27. March 2018

Tobias Schneider, a former postgraduate at the Horst Görtz Institute for IT Security (HGI) received one of the renowned international EDAA…

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21. March 2018

Since 2006 the Dobbertin Challenge tackles students to solve cryptographic parameters correctly...

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19. March 2018

Many an idea has been stolen due to electronic components being counterfeited. Insights into the methodologies applied by hackers might help render…

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05. March 2018

Emails, SMS, letters and tweets reveal a lot about their authors to experts. This fact can help solve crimes...

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26. February 2018

The widely used navigation system GPS is susceptible to cyber-attacks. This is an increasing danger, particularly for aviation...

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12. January 2018
Julia Weiler, Meike Drießen

A team of researchers at the Horst Görtz Institute for IT Security (HGI) at the Ruhr-Universität Bochum have demonstrated that unauthorized…

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01. January 2018

The 34th Chaos Communication Congress (CCC), one of the most important international gatherings in the computing world, was held as everyone was…

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20. December 2017

We – the Horst Görtz In­sti­tu­te for IT-Se­cu­ri­ty – wish you and your fa­mi­ly a Merry Christ­mas and a Happy New Year!

The In­sti­tu­te will be…

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04. December 2017
Julia Laska

The starting pistol for the “Start-up Incubator” project at the Horst Görtz Institute for IT Security (HGI) at the Ruhr-Universität Bochum (RUB) was…

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01. December 2017

The emphasis on knowledge transfer at the Ruhr-Universität Bochum (RUB) continues apace. Young entrepreneurs from Bochum came out on top again in a…

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30. November 2017

Technology itself and its users are often blamed for the sense of uncertainty we experience in the digital world. Now researchers are taking a closer…

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15. November 2017

Professor Dr Gregor Leander is an internationally leading scientists in the field of symmetrical cryptography. He has been at the Horst Görtz…

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17. October 2017

Successful collaboration proceeds apace: leading cybersecurity experts gathered in Darmstadt on 17 October 2017 for the ICRI-CARS launch party...

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05. October 2017

“Made in Germany” is shorthand for quality – and that is equally true for IT security in Germany...

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04. October 2017

Gratifying results in the first round: Two proposals for research clusters will move on to the next round in the competition...

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27. September 2017

he subject of cyber-security has been growing in societal importance for some time now – in our private lives as well as in professional contexts...

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12. September 2017

Power grids, water supply and transport networks all belong to what we call critical infrastructures...

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30. May 2017

The nrw-uniTS team invites interested parties to this year’s IT Security Research Day...

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