Welcome to the KIT Graduate School Cyber Security
In virtually all areas of information technology today, cyber security is of the utmost importance. In a highly digitalized world with highly digitalized economies, protection against increasingly dangerous cyber attacks is crucial. In recent years, the news have been littered with reports on attacks on individuals, businesses, hospitals, local administrations, government institutions, and critical infrastructures. These events illustrate that demand for cutting-edge expertise in cyber security is at an all-time high.
The KIT Graduate School Cyber Security provides doctoral researchers with state-of-the-art technical, scientific, and interdisciplinary skills, enabling them to respond effectively to present and future security challenges. As a nexus in a multifaceted field, the school brings together the different security disciplines at KIT. It organizes regular networking events and serves as a platform for interdisciplinary work and the exchange of ideas among doctoral, post-doctoral, and senior researchers.
The Editing Desk is a new blog authored by the Graduate School's Editor, Dan Shea. Every Tuesday, Dan will cover a different topic related to research communication. Check out his first blog post on Roundtabling here.Link
On 14 March, our next CyberSec Seminar takes place. For our March session, we have invited two speakers. Dan Shea (CyberSec) will discuss ways of presenting scientific results. Àlex Miranda-Pascual (IT Security) will talk about "Trajectory Sharing with Proven Privacy."Learn more
In case you missed yesterday's Distinguished Lecture in Cyber Security, you can access the recording of Prof. Dennis Hofheinz' "Personal Perspective on Cryptography" on our YouTube channel.Link
On 7 February, 10:30 am, the next CyberSec Seminar takes place. For this session, we have invited Dr. Daniel Shea (Program for Research Communication) as speaker. Dan will speak about the "Citation Practice in Computer Security."Learn more
On 9 February, 4 p.m., the next KASTEL Distinguished Lecture in Cyber Security takes place. Prof. Dennis Hofheinz (ETH Zürich, formerly KIT/KASTEL) will provide "A Personal Perspective on Cryptography."Learn more
On 13 December, 5:15 pm, we are hosting our first Ask the Professor session. At the event, doctoral researchers are provided the opportunity to get answers on pressing questions by three established scholars in cyber security.Learn more