Entries by Martina Wetzl-Piewald

360°certification for Artificial Intelligence you can trust

New strategic partnership among Austrian experts for trustworthy and secure AI applications. In Styria a new initiative is emerging to develop efficient and independent test methods and testing technologies for AI systems. This involves the Know-Center, a leading European research center for Data-driven business and AI, the SGS Group, the world’s leading provider of testing, […]

Samuel Weiser graduates sub auspiciis praesidentis

On 23 June, IAIK graduate Samuel Weiser  has received his doctorate “sub auspiciis” at TU Graz. Along with two other TU graduates, Michael Kalcher and Thomas Ulz, he was awarded this highest honor in Austrian education, bestowed for exclusively top performances up to the doctorate. The three graduates received honorary rings from govenor Hermann Schützenhöfer.  […]

Sujoy Sinha Roy joins IAIK as Assistant Professor

We welcome Sujoy Sinha Roy as assistant professor in cryptographic engineering at IAIK. Sujoy is interested in the implementation aspects of cryptography. He is a co-designer of ‘Saber’ which is a finalist in NIST’s Post-Quantum Cryptography Standardization Project. He received the PhD degree in 2017 with ‘Summa cum laude with congratulations from the examination committee’ […]

SGS and TU Graz open Lamarr Security Research

SGS and TU Graz announce the opening of Lamarr Security Research, a non-profit research center focusing on information security and establishing trust in digital systems and products. This new research environment is open for partner sponsors to work together, and to make the world a safer place. Stefan Mangard from Graz University of Technology (left) […]

PLATYPUS: New vulnerabilities discovered in Intel processors

Together with their international colleagues Michael Schwarz (CISPA Helmholtz Center for Information Security) and David Oswald (University of Birmingham), computer scientists Moritz Lipp, Andreas Kogler, Catherine Easdon, Claudio Canella and Daniel Gruss from Graz University of Technology present PLATYPUS attacks: a method that allows power side-channel attacks even without physical access. You can find the […]

Peter Grassberger awarded funding by Digitale TU Graz

IAIK student Peter Grassberger has been awarded a funding of 6.000€ for a project extending his Master’s Thesis. The funding is provided by Digitale TU Graz and Vice Rector for Digitalisation and Change Management Claudia von der Linden. In his project, Mr. Grassberger develops a system which enables students to receive their graduation diploma (e.g. […]

5 Finalists from TU Graz @ Austrian Cyber Security Challenge 2020

After four intense months of qualification, the best participants competed in the finals of the annual Austrian Cyber Security Challenge on 21st October. The competition took place among school pupils, students, and general “hackers” in Austria. The 16 challenges comprised several categories: Reverse Engineering, Exploitation, Machine Learning, Web Security, Programming, Cryptography, Forensics,  Networking, and Mathematics […]