66123 Saarbrücken (Germany)
U.S. FBI Honorable Mention for Zeus P2P Botnet Takedown
Capitol - Young Elite - 40 below 40
Technology Review - Top Innovators Below 35 in Germany
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.
27th USENIX Security Symposium (USENIX Security 18)
Proceedings of the 2018 ACM SIGSAC Conference on Computer and Communications Security
13th Conference on Detection of Intrusions and Malware & Vulnerability Assessment
Proceedings of the 21th International Symposium on Research in Attacks, Intrusions and Defenses (RAID)
Proceedings of the 25th Annual Symposium on Network and Distributed System Security (NDSS '18).
Proceedings of the Symposium on Research in Attacks, Intrusions and Defenses (RAID)
Proceedings of the Conference on Detection of Intrusions and Malware, and Vulnerability Assessment (DIMVA)
39th IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy (SP '18)
International Symposium on Research in Attacks, Intrusions, and Defenses
Basis Lecture: Foundations of Cyber Security II