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Information and Cyber Security (SEC)

About the group

The Information & Cyber Security research group works on multi-disciplinary projects in the areas of information, network, computer, application and cyber security. Exemplary topics we are currently focusing on:

  • Exploit Analysis and Ethical Hacking
  • Privacy and Data Protection
  • Hardware-Enabled Security
  • Network Security and Threat Detection
  • Biometrics and Identity Management
  • Post-Quantum Cryptography
  • Machine Learning in Cybersecurity

Research Projects and Networks

Academic programmes and courses

We offer courses in various information security topics for bachelor and master students at the Department of Informatics, mainly in the Information Security program option (inside the Programming and System Architecture master program). Here is an overview of all courses offered by our group:


We conduct research and develop security solutions in collaboration with national and international academic and industry partners.

Additionally, we lead the Partnership for Cybersecurity – an initiative for student and staff exchange between research institutes in Norway, France, and Germany.

Further, we are a member of the Organization for the Advancement of Structured Information Standards (OASIS) with active participation on multiple committees.

Published Oct. 12, 2018 1:39 PM - Last modified Nov. 13, 2018 1:37 AM