Steering Committee Memberships:

Other Memberships:

Awards/Scholarships:

Research Abroad:

  • 02/2016: Visiting colleagues at the Murdoch University, Perth, AU
  • 10/2013: Visiting colleagues at the Warsaw University of Technology, PL
  • 12/2011-01/2012: guest researcher at the University of Waikato, NZ for the 2nd time for six weeks via project IT4SE
  • 12/2010-01/2011: guest researcher at the University of Waikato, NZ for six weeks via project IT4SE

Reviews for books:

  • WILEY-IEEE Scientific book proposal review, 2013
  • Galileo Press book review: Arnold Willemer: Linux-Server einrichten und administrieren mit Debian 6 GNU/Linux, 2011
  • Galileo Press book review: Dirk Becker: OpenVPN. Das Praxisbuch, 2008.
  • Galileo Press book review: Thomas Theis: Einstieg in PHP5, 2006
  • Galileo Press book review: Sascha Kersken: Handbuch für Fachinformatiker; reviewed chapter on IT security, 2005

Advisory Board/Editorial Board Memberships

Conference/Workshop/Session/Journal Special Issue Organization:

Journal Reviews for:

  • IEEE Communications Magazine
  • IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics and Security (TIFS)
  • IEEE Spectrum magazine (Spectrum)
  • IEEE Security and Privacy Magazine
  • IEEE Internet of Things Journal
  • IEEE Transactions on Dependable and Secure Computing
  • IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics
  • IEEE Transactions on Education
  • IEEE IT Professional Journal
  • ACM Computing Reviews
  • Journal of Universal Computer Science (JUCS) 
  • Elsevier Computers & Security
  • Elsevier Applied Soft Computing
  • Springer Annals of Telecommunications - Annales des Télécommunications (ANTE)
  • Springer Multimedia Systems Journal (MMSJ)
  • Wiley Security and Communication Networks (SCN)
  • Journal of Cyber Security and Mobility (JCSM) 
  • Int. Journal on Advances in Security
  • MDPI Sensors
  • MDPI Applied Sciences Journal 
  • PeerJ Computer Science
  • IET Information Security
  • International Journal of Computer Systems Science and Engineering
  • Journal of Homeland Security and Emergency Management
  • Informatica Journal (Slovenian Society Informatika)
  • Biosecurity and Bioterrorism: Biodefense Strategy, Practice, and Science

(Technical) Program Committee Memberships:

This list excludes at least 20 special issue PC memberships, e.g. for the Journal of Universal Computer Science (J.UCS).

  • PC member at the  18th Int. Conf. on Advanced and Trusted Computing (ATC’21), Atlanta, US, 2021.
  • PC member at European Interdisciplinary Cybersecurity Conference (EICC’21), Targu Mures, RO, 2021.
  • TPC member at 6th Workshop on Traffic Measurement and Cybersecurity (WTMC), Virtual Event linked with 42nd IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 2021.
  • TPC-member at 5th Workshop on Criminal Use of Information Hiding (CUING), co-located with ARES 2021, Vienna, AT, 2021.
  • PC member at 25th Australasian Conference on Information Security and Privacy (ACISP 2020), Perth, AU, 2020.
  • PC member at GI Sicherheit’20, Göttingen, DE, 2020.
  • TPC member at Euro S&P Workshop on Traffic Measurement and Cybersecurity (5th WTMC), Genova, IT, 2020.
  • TPC member at the ARES Workshop on Workshop on Cybercrime (9th IWCC), Dublin, IR, 2020.
  • TPC member at the ARES Workshop on Criminal Use of Information Hiding (4th CUING), Dublin, IR, 2020.
  • PC member at European Interdisciplinary Cybersecurity Conference (EICC’20), Rennes, FR, 2020.
  • TPC member at the 13th International Conference on Network and System Security (NSS 2019), Sapporo, JP.
  • PC member of the Fist International Workshop on Information Security Methodology and Replication Studies (IWSMR 2019) at ARES, Canterbury, UK, 2019.
  • Invited reviewer for the 22nd International Symposium on Research in Attacks, Intrusions and Defenses (RAID 2019)
  • TPC member at the 27th EUSIPCO (European Signal Processing Conference), A Coruha, ES, 2019.
  • PC member at the IEEE S&P International Workshop on Traffic Measurements for Cybersecurity (WTMC 2019)
  • PC member at the 8th International Workshop on Cyber Crime (IWCC 2019) at ARES, Canterbury, UK, 2019.
  • PC member at the Third International Workshop on Criminal Use of Information Hiding (CUING 2019) at ARES, Canterbury, UK, 2019.
  • PC member at the IoT-SECFOR 2019 workshop at ARES, Canterbury, UK, 2019.
  • PC member at the  16th Int. Conf. on Advanced and Trusted Computing (ATC’19), Leicester, UK, 2019.
  • PC member at the Central European Cybersecurity Conference (CECC), Munich, DE, 2019.
  • TPC member at the session on High Performance Mission Critical System Development at HiPMiC 2019, Dublin, IR, 2019.
  • PC member at the 12th International Conference on Network and System Security (NSS’18), Hong Kong, CN, 2018.
  • TPC member at the 17th IWDW 2018, Jeju, KR, 2018.
  • PC member at the GI Sicherheit 2018, Konstanz, DE, 2018.
  • PC member at the Central European Cybersecurity Conference (CECC’18), Ljubljana, SI, 2018.
  • Reviewer for the 44th Annual Conference of the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society (IECON), Washington D.C., 2018.
  • TPC member at the Criminal Use of Information Hiding Workshop (CUING’18), Hamburg, DE, 2018.
  • TPC member at Int. Workshop on Cyber Crime (IWCC’18), Hamburg, DE, 2018.
  • PC member at 2018 International Conference on Cyber Physical Systems and IoT (CPSIOT 2018), Stockholm, SE, 2018.
  • PC member at Workshop on Traffic Measurements for Cybersecurity (WTMC’18), Budapest, HU, 2018.
  • PC member at BioSTAR’18, San Francisco, US, 2018.
  • PC member at the Data Analytics for Cyber Security Workshop (part of 14th Int. Wireless Comm. and Mobile Comp. Conf.), Limassol, Cyprus, GR, 2018.
  • PC member at D-A-CH Security 2018, Gelsenkirchen, DE, 2018.
  • PC member at the 32nd Int. Conf. ICT Systems Security and Privacy Protection (IFIP Sec), Rome, IT, 2017.
  • TPC member of the 11th International Conference on Network and System Security (NSS-2017), Helsinki, FI, 2017.
  • PC member at the First International Workshop on Criminal Use of Information Hiding (CUING), Reggio Calabria, IT, 2017.
  • TPC member at International Workshop on Cyber Crime (IWCC’17), Reggio Calabria, IT, 2017. 
  • TPC member at BioSTAR’17, San José, US, 2017.
  • Program board member at 5th Human Aspects of Information Security, Privacy and Trust (HAS) Conference @HCII 2017, Vancouver, CA, 2017.
  • TPC member at 31st IEEE International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications (AINA-2017), Tamkang University, Taipei, 2017.
  • PC member at D-A-CH Security, Munich, DE, 2017.
  • PC member at International Workshop on Traffic Measurements for Cybersecurity (WTMC 2017), San Jose, US, 2017.
  • TPC member at the Third IEEE International Workshop on Pervasive Energy Services (PerEnergy), Hawaii, US, 2017.
  • FedCSIS’17 Workshop on Big Data Analytics for Information Security (BigDAISy’17), Prague, CZ, 2017.
  • Central European Cybersecurity Conference (CECC’17), Ljubljana, SI, 2017.
  • TPC member at Workshop on Chaos-based Data Protection; Data Security and Hiding in Multimedia Communications (CDP-DSHMC 2017), Cambridge, UK, 2017.
  • PC member at 31th IFIP SEC, Gent, BE, 2016.
  • Program board member at 4th Human Aspects of Information Security, Privacy and Trust (HAS) Conference @HCII 2016, Toronto, CA, 2016.
  • PC member at GI Sicherheit 2016, Bonn, DE, 2016.
  • PC member at International Workshop on Security, Privacy and Reliability of Smart Buildings (SmartBuildingSec’16), Bonn, DE, 2016.
  • PC member at D-A-CH Security 2016, Klagenfurt, AT, 2016.
  • TPC member at the International Workshop on Traffic Measurements for Cybersecurity (WTMC’16), Xi’an, CN, 2016.
  • TPC member at the Workshop on Bio-inspired Security, Trust, Assurance and Resilience (BioStar’2016), San Jose, US, 2016.
  • TPC member at 5th International Workshop on Cyber Crime (IWCC’16), Salzburg, AT, 2016.
  • PC member at Second IEEE Workshop on Pervasive Energy Services (PerEnergy), Sydney, AU, 2016.
  • PC member of the Special Session on Trusted Ubiquitous Networks & Multimedia Contents Protection (TUN-MM 2016) of HPCS 2016, Innsbruck, AT, 2016.
  • TPC member of the IEEE Industrial Electronics and Applications Conference, IEACon, Kota Kinabalu, MY, 2016.
  • PC member at 30th IFIP Sec, Hamburg, DE, 2015.
  • TPC member at IEEE GLOBECOM’15, San Diego, USA, 2015.
  • TPC member at 4th International Workshop on Cyber Crime (IWCC’15), Toulouse, FR, 2015.
  • Program board member at 3rd Human Aspects of Information Security, Privacy and Trust (HAS) Conference @HCII 2015, Los Angeles, US, 2015.
  • TPC member at Workshop on Bio-inspired Cyber Security & Networking (BCSN 2015), Ghent, BE, 2015.
  • TPC member at Chaos-Information Hiding and Security (C-IHS-2015), London, UK, 2015.
  • Invited reviewer for 12th Conference on Detection of Intrusions and Malware+Vulnerability Assessment (DIMVA), Milano, IT, 2015.
  • Invited reviewer for 7th International Conference on Cyber Conflict (CyCon), Tallinn, EE, 2015.
  • TPC member at First IEEE Workshop on Pervasive Energy Services (PerEnergy), St. Louis, Missouri, USA, 2015.
  • PC member at  FHWS Information Security Day, Würzburg, DE, 2015.
  • PC Member at International Workshop on Cyber Crime (IWCC 2014) at IEEE S&P, San Jose, USA, 2014.
  • PC Member at GI Sicherheit 2014, Vienna, AT, 2014..
  • Invited Reviewer for IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Sydney, AU, 2014.
  • TPC Member at 3rd Techniques and Applications for Mobile Commerce (TAMoCo’14), Warsaw, PL, 2014.
  • TPC member at Chaos-Information Hiding and Security (C-IHS-2014), London, UK, 2014.
  • TPC Member at 3rd International Workshop on Information Security, Theory and Practice (ISTP 2013), London, UK, 2013.
  • TPC Member at 8th Int. Conference on Internet Monitoring and Protection (ICIMP 2013), Rome, IT, 2013.