- COSIC in Wall Street Journal
COSIC made it into the Wall Street Journal. The article “In Belgium, an Encryption Powerhouse Rises” states that the University of Leuven has become a battleground in the fight between privacy and surveillance.
- NIST research grant on “Cryptography secured against side-channel attacks and fault attacks by means of threshold implementations”
Dr. Svetla Nikova and Prof. Vincent Rijmen won a research grant on “Cryptography secured against side-channel attacks and fault attacks by means of threshold implementations” funded by the NIST Information Technology Laboratory Grant Program. NIST is the National Institute of Standard and Technology of USA.
The project will start on April 1, 2016 and run until March ...
- School on Design for a Secure IoT
COSIC organises the ECRYPT.net school on Design for a Secure IoT, taking place at the end of January 2016 in Tenerife. Registration is open now: https://www.cosic.esat.kuleuven.be/school-iot/registration.shtml .
- FIDELITY conference
The European multi-disciplinary initiative FIDELITY aims to strengthen trust and confidence of stakeholders and citizens in ePassports and to provide more efficient ID checks at borders. Come and join us on 10 and 11 December in Brussels to see COSIC’s involvement in this project
- Two COSIC finalists for IPACSO awards
The IPACSO Consortium announced the 2015 Finalists of the European Cyber Security & Privacy Innovation Awards. Among the finalists there are two soon-to-be spin-offs of COSIC: Opacity around secure and privacy-friendly transparency logging and n-Auth which is revolutionary new way of secure and privacy-friendly authentication.