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[Talk] Contributed talk accepted at RWC 2018

The contributed talk “The problem of private identification protocols“ by Ruxandra F. Olimid and Stig F. Mjølsnes has been accepted for presentation at the 2018 Real World Crypto Symposium (RWC), to be held in Zurich, Switzerland, Jan. 10-12, 2018.

2017/12/12 15:16, Laurent Paquereau


[PhD graduation] Congratulations to Britta Hale

Britta Hale successfully completed her trial lecture and PhD thesis defence on Tue Dec 5 2017 and will be awarded the degree of Doctor of Philosophy (Telematics).

The title of her thesis is "Low-latency key exchange and secure channels" and the given topic for her trial lecture was "Functional encryption".

The following committee had been appointed to evaluate her thesis, trial lecture and defence:

  • Dr. Jan Camenisch, IBM Research, Zürich
  • Adjunct Prof. Michel Abdalla, Ecole Normale Supérieure, Paris
  • Prof. Kristian Gjøsteen, Department of Mathematical Sciences, NTNU

Britta Hale carried out his PhD work at the Department of Telematics (now: Department of Information Security and Communication Technology), NTNU. Her main supervisor was Prof. Colin Boyd.

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2017/12/08 14:40, Laurent Paquereau


PhD defence - Britta Hale

Britta Hale has submitted her thesis entitled:

Low-latency key exchange and secure channels

in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy (Telematics) at the Department of Information Security and Communication Technology, NTNU.

The following committee has been appointed to evaluate her thesis, trial lecture and defence:

  • Dr. Jan Camenisch, IBM Research, Zürich
  • Adjunct Prof. Michel Abdalla, Ecole Normale Supérieure, Paris
  • Prof. Kristian Gjøsteen, Department of Mathematical Sciences, NTNU

Prof. Kristian Gjøsteen, Department of Mathematical Sciences, NTNU, has been appointed as the administrator of the assessment committee.

The defence will take place in Disputasrommet, Main Building, Gløshaugen, Tue Dec 5 2017 from 12:15.

The defence is public and anyone interested is invited to attend.

Britta Hale carried out her PhD work at the Department of Telematics (now: Department of Information Security and Communication Technology), NTNU. Her main supervisor has been Prof. Colin Boyd.

  • Tue, 5 Dec 2017 11:15:00 GMT
  • Tue, 5 Dec 2017 14:00:00 GMT
  • Disputasrommet, Main Building

2017/11/27 14:31, Laurent Paquereau


Trial lecture - Britta Hale - Functional encryption

Britta Hale will give a trial lecture on the given topic:

Functional encryption

in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy (Telematics) at the Department of Information Security and Communication Technology, NTNU.

The following committee has been appointed to evaluate her thesis, trial lecture and defence:

  • Dr. Jan Camenisch, IBM Research, Zürich
  • Adjunct Prof. Michel Abdalla, Ecole Normale Supérieure, Paris
  • Prof. Kristian Gjøsteen, Department of Mathematical Sciences, NTNU

Prof. Kristian Gjøsteen, Department of Mathematical Sciences, NTNU, has been appointed as the administrator of the assessment committee.

The trial lecture will take place in Disputasrommet, Main Building, Gløshaugen, Tue Dec 5 2017 09:15-10:00.

The trial lecture is public and anyone interested is invited to attend.

  • Tue, 5 Dec 2017 08:15:00 GMT
  • Tue, 5 Dec 2017 09:00:00 GMT
  • Disputasrommet, Main Building

2017/11/27 13:57, Laurent Paquereau


[PhD graduation] Congratulations to Håkon Jacobsen

Håkon Jacobsen successfully completed his trial lecture and PhD thesis defence on Wed Oct 25 2017 and will be awarded the degree of Doctor of Philosophy (Telematics).

The title of his thesis is "A modular security analysis of EAP and IEEE 802.11" and the given topic for his trial lecture was "Group key exchange".

The following committee had been appointed to evaluate his thesis, trial lecture and defence:

  • Prof. Liqun Chen, University of Surrey
  • Prof. Tibor Jager, Paderborn University
  • Prof. Kristian Gjøsteen, Department of Mathematical Sciences, NTNU

Håkon Jacobsen carried out his PhD work at the Department of Telematics (now: Department of Information Security and Communication Technology), NTNU. His main supervisor was Prof. Danilo Gligoroski.

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2017/11/01 14:45, Laurent Paquereau


Two papers accepted at NISK 2017

The following two papers have been accepted for presentation at the 2017 Norwegian Information Security Conference (NISK), to be held in Oslo, Nov. 27-29, 2017.

  • User understanding and perspectives on end-to-end encrypted instant messaging apps”, by Charlotte S. Rikardsen, Britta Hale and Stig F. Mjølsnes, and
  • Expanding ACCE: robust secure channel establishment“ by Britta Hale.

The first paper is based on Charlotte's master's thesis. The work was carried out at IIK Trondheim in Spring 2017. Britta Hale was Charlotte's supervisors.  Stig F. Mjølsnes was responsible for the project.

2017/10/24 14:33, Laurent Paquereau


PhD defence - Håkon Jacobsen

Håkon Jacobsen has submitted his thesis entitled:

A modular security analysis of EAP and IEEE 802.11

in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy (Telematics) at the Department of Information Security and Communication Technology, NTNU.

The following committee has been appointed to evaluate his thesis, trial lecture and defence:

  • Prof. Liqun Chen, University of Surrey
  • Prof. Tibor Jager, Paderborn University
  • Prof. Kristian Gjøsteen, Department of Mathematical Sciences, NTNU

Prof. Kristian Gjøsteen, Department of Mathematical Sciences, NTNU, has been appointed as the administrator of the assessment committee.

The defence will take place in Disputasrommet, Main Building, Gløshaugen, Wed Oct 25 2017 from 13:15.

The defence is public and anyone interested is invited to attend.

Håkon Jacobsen carried out his PhD work at the Department of Telematics (now: Department of Information Security and Communication Technology), NTNU. His main supervisor has been Prof. Danilo Gligoroski.

  • Wed, 25 Oct 2017 11:15:00 GMT
  • Wed, 25 Oct 2017 14:00:00 GMT
  • Disputasrommet, Main Building

2017/10/12 09:37, Laurent Paquereau


Trial lecture - Håkon Jacobsen - Group key exchange

Håkon Jacobsen will give a trial lecture on the given topic:

Group key exchange

in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy (Telematics) at the Department of Information Security and Communication Technology, NTNU.

The following committee has been appointed to evaluate his thesis, trial lecture and defence:

  • Prof. Liqun Chen, University of Surrey
  • Prof. Tibor Jager, Paderborn University
  • Prof. Kristian Gjøsteen, Department of Mathematical Sciences, NTNU

Prof. Kristian Gjøsteen, Department of Mathematical Sciences, NTNU, has been appointed as the administrator of the assessment committee.

The trial lecture will take place in Disputasrommet, Main Building, Gløshaugen, Wed Oct 25 2017 10:15-11:00.

The trial lecture is public and anyone interested is invited to attend.

  • Wed, 25 Oct 2017 08:15:00 GMT
  • Wed, 25 Oct 2017 09:00:00 GMT
  • Disputasrommet, Main Building

2017/10/12 09:35, Laurent Paquereau


[Publication] Paper accepted at EUROCRYPT 17

The paper “0-RTT key exchange with full forward secrecy”, by Felix Günther, Britta Hale, Tibor Jager, and Sebastian Lauer, has been accepted for presentation at the 36th Annual International Conference on the Theory and Applications of Cryptographic Techniques (EUROCRYPT), to be held in Paris, France, Apr. 30 - May 4, 2017.

2017/01/18 15:08, Laurent Paquereau


[Publication] Paper accepted at PKC 2017

The paper “A modular security analysis of EAP and IEEE 802.11” by Chris Brzuska (Hamburg University of Technology) and Håkon Jacobsen has been accepted for presentation at the 20th IACR International Conference on Practice and Theory of Public-Key Cryptography (PKC 2017), to be held in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, March 28-31, 2017. 

2017/01/16 11:44, Laurent Paquereau