Comment on the Telecom-hack: attack on Telecom router: it could have been nasty.

On the Facebook page of the German Chapter of the ACM (link), Professor Hof, head of the research group INSicherheit – Ingolstadt Research Group Applied IT Security at the Technical University of Ingolstadt, and the research group MuSe – Munich IT Security Research Group at the Munich University of Applied Sciences, published today a comment on the Telekom-hack: “Luck, the […]

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Talk "Internet of things – opportunities and risks"

Professor Hof presented his views on the Internet of Things in a workshop of the VerbraucherService of Bavaria on the 23.11.2016. A central message of his talk was not to demonize the Internet of Things because of privacy issues, but rather to encourage a development of the IoT following the European understanding of privacy. Hof argues for a better IT […]

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Talk "Escapes from crisis of 4.0 – security for Industrie 4.0"

Professor Hans-Joachim Hof gave a talk on “Escapes from crisis of 4.0 – security for Industrie 4.0” on the 10.11.2016 at MB connect line’s industrial user group. The talk showed means for equipment manufacturers to secure their systems and communications in industrial automation. Update mechanisms got a lot of focus in the talk as it is to be expected, that […]

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1. Security & Safety Symposium at the Techniacal University of Ingolstadt

The first Security&Safety Symposium is held on November 8th 2016 at the Technical University of Ingolstadt. You are invited to join us at 4:30 pm at room G117. Abstract Digitisation – an increasing challenge for corporate security? During this symposium addressed to interested professionals in business, public administration, teaching and research, impulse-giving short presentations and an interactive panel discussion are […]

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Interview with Professor Hof

The journal Elektrotechnik Praxis features an interview with Professor Hans-Joachim Hof, head of the INSicherheit – Ingolstadt Research Group Applied IT-security, on the subject of DDoS attacks byInternet of things (IoT) devices. Link to the interview:link

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We wish you a good start in the winter semester

The INSicherheit – Ingolstadt research group applied IT-security and the MuSe – Munich IT security research group wishes all students of the University of Ingolstadt and Munich University of applied sciences a good start in the winter semester of 2016/2017. We would be pleased if you would diligently use the offer of the MuSe and the INSicherheit. In this semester, […]

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Internet of things and privacy protection

Professor Hof speaks at the 05.10.2016 on “Internet of things and privacy protection” at the lecture and panel discussion “digital life: opportunities, benefits, limits – the perspective of the consumer”, organized by the Bavarian State Ministry for environment and consumer protection. The event will take place in the Münchener Künstlerhaus at Lehnbachplatz. Registrations are still possible: link Information about the […]

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Blickpunkt Ingolstadt features Professor Hof

In the latest issue of “Blickpunkt Ingolstadt” Professor Hof and his research group INSicherheit – Ingolstadt Research Group Applied IT Security are briefly introduced: link.

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Professor Hof gets appointed editor-in-chief of the "International Journal on Advances in Security"

Prof. Dr. Hans-Joachim Hof, Director of the MuSe – Munich IT security research group and the INSicherheit – Ingolstadt research group applied IT-security, was recently appointed to the editor-in-Chief (editor in Chief) of the internationally renowned journal “International Journal on Advances in Security”. The journal supports open access, the PDF version is available for free: link Description of the journal: […]

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