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The DCSRP Award winner at ICT.OPEN 2019 is 'CSIDH'

On March 20th 2019 the Dutch Cyber Security best Research Paper (DCSRP) Award was handed over in the Security & Privacy Track at ICT.OPEN 2019.

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Sought PhD Students & Postdoc Research Fellows in Secure Software Engineering

Simula Research Laboratory is seeking outstanding candidates for full-time 3-year PhD positions and full-time 2.5-year Postdoctoral Research Fellow positions in Secure Software Engineering. The appointment is available immediately and review of candidates will be performed continuously until the position has been filled.

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CfP SPEC 2019

The 15th International Conference on Information Security Practice and Experience (ISPEC 2019) will be held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on November 26-28, 2019.

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Security4Teens event at RU on 13 April

First8 (https://www.first8.nl/), a GiPHouse project at Radboud which turned into a start-up company, is organizing Security4Teens on Saturday, 13 April in Mercator 1 (Radboud University, Toernooiveld 212).  Security4Teens is an event aimed at teenagers aged 12-16 year olds.

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Program Security & Privacy Track at ICT.OPEN 2019

Security and Privacy issues arise in nearly all stages in the digitalisation of our society. Examples include the smart home or the smart car that need to be secured against unauthorised access or malicious remote control.

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CfP SocialSec 2019

Social Networks and Big Data have pervaded all aspects of our daily lives.

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2nd call NWA research programme 'Research along Routes by Consortia'

On Monday 4 March 2019, NWO has launched the second funding round of the NWA research programme 'Research along Routes by Consortia' (ORC). The funding programme aimed at all research disciplines stimulates interdisciplinary research and innovation, bringing societal and scientific breakthroughs within reach.

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Apply now for the NCS3 2019

The NCS3 aims to attract students who are interested in the field of Cyber Security and would like to be introduced to both the technical and non-technical aspects. No prior knowledge of Cyber Security is required to participate in this summer school.

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Deadline Extended 16th IEEE 2019

Computing systems are growing in capability and complexity including hardware, software, communications, networks, platforms, services, etc. Advanced computing aims to discover, develop, and deploy novel computing and networking systems.

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Vacancy at SIDN Labs for Software engineer research

Vacancy at SIDN Labs for a software engineer to work on the collaborative mitigation of DDoS attacks;
defending internet services against DDoS attacks.

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Save the date: 28 November 2019 dcypher Symposium MediaPlaza Utrecht

Interested or involved in cybersecurity research, development, innovation and/or (higher) education? 
Come and join us at the second edition of the dcypher Symposium on 28 November 2019 in Media Plaza Utrecht. There will be a lot to learn, to discuss and share in cybersecurity R&D, innovation and higher education.

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CfP NSPW 2019 2nd

New Security Paradigms Workshop Easychair page is now open for submissions. Theme in 2019: social manipulation through technology. 

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Assessment of Dutch cybersecurity higher education

In order to gain more insight into the increasing shortage on the labor market of cybersecurity specialists and the shortage of cyber security teachers, dcypher has carried out an inventory of cyber security programs in higher education in 2018.

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Column: Mastering Machines that Learn

Big tech companies, with access to huge amounts of data, have driven a renewed attention for machine learning.

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CfP Graphical Models for Security (GraMSec 2019)

GraMSec 2019: The Sixth International Workshop on Graphical Models for Security Hoboken, NJ, USA - June 24, 2019
Co-located with CSF 2019 *Submissions received by April 5 receive priority consideration*

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Commission launches pilot projects to reinforce EU's cybersecurity capacity

The European Commission is investing more than €63.5 million in four pilot projects to lay the ground work for building a European network of centres of cybersecurity expertise which will help to reinforce research and coordi

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dcypher in London

Prof. dr. Bart Jacobs (professor of computer security from Nijmegen) and Jan Piet Barthel (director dcypher) visited London on 21 February. They were invited by the Dutch embassy in the United Kingdom and The Royal Institution of Great Britain (RI).

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CfP Twenty-fourth EESORICS 2019

European Symposium on Research in Computer Security (ESORICS) is the annual European research event in Computer Security. The Symposium started in 1990 and has been held in several European countries, attracting a wide international audience from both the academic and industrial communities.

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Mind the Gap: the Cyber Security Skills Shortage and Public Policy Interventions

Governments are worried about public and private organizations’ ability to find and recruit cyber security professionals. For example, the UK government recognized in its cyber security strategy that “this skills gap represents a national vulnerability that must be resolved.” However, we do not know much about how to deal with skills shortages.

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Top three potential DCSRP Award winners are known

On March 20th 2019 the Dutch Cyber Security best Research Paper (DCSRP) Award will be handed over to the winner in the Security & Privacy Track at ICT.OPEN 2019. Jury members Prof.

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