Privacy Enhancing Technologies (WS 2021/22)

Course Number 705054 and 705055 | Wintersemester 2021/22

Content

Background on privacy, possible definitions, legal aspects. Database Recovery, k-anonymity and generalizations, differential privacy. Traffic analysis, Tor. Private Information Retrieval, Homomorphic Encryption, Secure Multiparty Computation, Private Set Intersection and examples such as Private Contact Discovery, Zero-Knowledge Proofs and their applications in blockchains. Oblivious RAM, anonymous identification, accumulators, group signatures

Administrative Information

Previous Knowledge

Bachelor`s degree or similar. Introduction to Information Security is useful.

Prerequisites Curriculum

See position in the curriculum

Objective

The student will understand and be able to use and develop various technical approaches and mechanisms to ensure and improve privacy, including their limitations.

Language

English

Teaching Method

This year: virtual lectures

How to get a grade

Written exam (closed book)

Registration

electronic registration system https://online.tugraz.at/tug_online/sa.gruppen_einteilung?clvnr=257622&corg=983

Lecture Dates

Date Begin End Location Event Type Comment
2021/10/04 14:00 16:00 HS i1 Abhaltung VO fix/
2021/10/04 16:00 16:45 HS i1 Abhaltung KU fix/
2021/10/11 14:00 16:00 HS i1 Abhaltung VO fix/
2021/10/11 14:00 16:00 HS i1 Abhaltung VO fix/
2021/10/11 16:00 16:45 HS i1 Abhaltung KU fix/
2021/10/18 14:00 16:00 HS i1 Abhaltung VO fix/
2021/10/18 16:00 16:45 HS i1 Abhaltung KU fix/
2021/10/25 14:00 16:00 HS i1 Abhaltung VO fix/
2021/10/25 16:00 16:45 HS i1 Abhaltung KU fix/
2021/11/08 14:00 16:00 HS i1 Abhaltung VO fix/
2021/11/08 16:00 16:45 HS i1 Abhaltung KU fix/
2021/11/15 14:00 16:00 HS i1 Abhaltung VO fix/
2021/11/15 16:00 16:45 HS i1 Abhaltung KU fix/
2021/11/22 14:00 16:00 HS i1 Abhaltung VO fix/
2021/11/22 16:00 16:45 HS i1 Abhaltung KU fix/
2021/11/29 14:00 16:00 HS i1 Abhaltung VO fix/
2021/11/29 16:00 16:45 HS i1 Abhaltung KU fix/
2021/12/06 14:00 16:00 HS i1 Abhaltung VO fix/
2021/12/06 16:00 16:45 HS i1 Abhaltung KU fix/
2021/12/13 14:00 16:00 HS i1 Abhaltung VO fix/
2021/12/13 16:00 16:45 HS i1 Abhaltung KU fix/
2021/12/20 14:00 16:00 HS i1 Abhaltung VO fix/
2021/12/20 16:00 16:45 HS i1 Abhaltung KU fix/
2022/01/10 14:00 16:00 HS i1 Abhaltung VO fix/
2022/01/10 16:00 16:45 HS i1 Abhaltung KU fix/
2022/01/17 14:00 16:00 HS i1 Abhaltung VO fix/
2022/01/17 16:00 16:45 HS i1 Abhaltung KU fix/
2022/01/24 14:00 16:00 HS i1 Abhaltung VO fix/
2022/01/24 16:00 16:45 HS i1 Abhaltung KU fix/
2022/01/31 14:00 16:00 HS i1 Abhaltung VO fix/
2022/01/31 16:00 16:45 HS i1 Abhaltung KU fix/

Lecturers

Christian Rechberger
Christian
Rechberger

Professor

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Daniel Kales
Daniel
Kales

PhD Candidate

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Markus Schofnegger
Markus
Schofnegger

PhD Candidate

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Roman Walch
Roman
Walch

PhD Student

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