MSEC - Mobile and Secure
The research group MSEC is mainly active in the domain of mobile applications and software security technologies. Research focuses on the design, development and analysis of security demanding applications, while closing the gap between academic research and industrial applications.
The research group has gained expertise in many key technologies in the field of mobile systems and security. Mobile platforms of interest are smart card technologies (including SIM cards), smartphone and tablets. Within the domain of security, the group focuses on the integration of complex building blocks for security in advanced electronic servivces. Examples are advanced authentication technologies, privacy enhancing technologies, hardware backed platforms for increased security, identity management technologies and mechanisms for secure storage. The group also focuses on system level approaches to inspect the security in complex systems such as industrial control systems and SCADA networks.
All members of the group are associated with iMinds-DistriNet.