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Stuhlsatzenhaus 5
66123 Saarbrücken (Germany)


2019: Busy Beaver Award "Selected Topics in Mobile Security", Saarland University

Short Bio

I am security researcher with focus on (mobile) operating system security and trusted computing. In the past, I was particularly looking into mandatory access control systems for the Android OS and integrating hardware security building blocks into mobile operating systems.

Since May 2016 I am employed as the research group leader of the Trusted Systems Group at the CISPA Helmholtz Center for Information Security in Saarbrücken, Germany.

CV: Last four stations

Since July, 2017
Tenure-Track Faculty at the CISPA Helmholtz Center for Information Security, Saarbrücken, Germany, and head of the Trusted Systems Group
2016 – 2017
Research Group Leader of the Trusted Systems Group at the CISPA Helmholtz Center for Information Security, Saarbrücken, Germany
2013 – 2016
Research Assistant and Ph.D. Student in the Information Security & Cryptography Group, Saarland University, Germany Since Feb, 2016: Dr.-Ing. (Ph.D. in Security in Information Technology) Ph.D. thesis title: "Establishing Mandatory Access Control on Android OS"
2010 – 2013
Research Assistant and Ph.D. Student at the Center for Advanced Security Research Darmstadt, Germany

Publications by Sven Bugiel

Year 2021

Conference / Medium

Bringing Balance to the Force: Dynamic Analysis of the Android Application FrameworkNetwork and Distributed Systems Security (NDSS) Symposium 2021

Year 2020

Conference / Medium

Annual Computer Security Applications Conference (ACSAC 2020)

Conference / Medium

Proceedings of the 41st IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy

Year 2019

Conference / Medium

Usenix Security Symposium

Conference / Medium

34th ACM/SIGAPP Symposium On Applied Computing

Conference / Medium

NDSS Symposium 2019

Teaching by Sven Bugiel

Summer 2020

Seminar: Selected Topics in Mobile Security

In this seminar, we will discuss current results and new problems in the mobile security domain based on relevant scientific papers. The focus of the selected papers lies on Android, given its high popularity among researchers. The topics include usability aspects of Android's permission system and security-relevant APIs, security extensions at different levels of Android's software stack, app analysis, and newly identified attack vectors.

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Winter 2019/20

Advanced Lecture: Mobile Security

This advanced lecture deals with different, fundamental aspects of mobile operating systems and application security, with a strong focus on the popular, open-source Android OS and its ecosystem.