66123 Saarbrücken (Germany)
U.S. FBI Honorable Mention for Zeus P2P Botnet Takedown
Capitol - Young Elite - 40 below 40
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I am Faculty at the Helmholtz Center for Information Security (CISPA) in Saarbrücken, Germany, and lead the System Security research group. I also hold a professorship from the CS department of Saarland University. From 2014 until 2016, I was an Independent Research Group leader at the Cluster of Excellence MMCI at Saarland University. Before, I was a postdoctoral researcher at the VU Amsterdam (Herbert Bos) and the Ruhr University Bochum (Thorsten Holz). Before my postdoctoral stays, I worked at the Institute for Internet Security if(is) in Gelsenkirchen, Germany and obtained my PhD degree from the VU Amsterdam in April 2013. My primary research centers on in these areas: Cyber Threats (e.g., malware), Network Security and Privacy, Program Analysis and Attack Traceback.
USENIX Security '22USENIX Security Symposium (USENIX Security), 2022.
2021 17th International Conference on Network and Service Management (CNSM)17th International Conference on Network and Service Management
Proceedings of the 6th IEEE European Symposium on Security and Privacy6th IEEE European Symposium on Security and Privacy
USENIX Security SymposiumUSENIX Security Symposium
30th USENIX Security Symposium (USENIX Security '21)30th USENIX Security Symposium (USENIX Security '21)
Proceedings of the 2021 ACM Asia Conference on Computer and Communications Security (ASIA CCS '21)AsiaCCS 2021
6th IEEE European Symposium on Security and Privacy6th IEEE European Symposium on Security and Privacy
Annual Computer Security Applications ConferenceAnnual Computer Security Applications Conference (ACSAC 2020)
Proceedings of the ACM Internet Measurement Conference2020 ACM SIGCOMM Internet Measurement Conference
10th USENIX Workshop on Free and Open Communications on the Internet
Basis Lecture: Foundations of Cyber Security II