On 16.05.2019, Daniel Demmler won the price of the Association of Friends of TU Darmstadt “for excellent scientific work for the best dissertation in the area of computer science 2018” for his dissertation “Towards Practical Privacy-Preserving Protocols”. go
Paper accepted at USENIX Security 2019
PC member of NDSS 2020
Thomas Schneider is program committee member of the 27. Network and Distributed System Security Symposium (NDSS'20).
PC members of Privacy Preserving Machine Learning – CCS 2019 Workshop
Ágnes Kiss and Thomas Schneider are program committee members of the 2. Privacy Preserving Machine Learning – CCS 2019 Workshop.
Thomas Schneider will give an invited talk on “Private Function Evaluation – From Functions to Data to Code” at the Theory and Practice of Multi-Party Computation Workshop 2019. go
Paper accepted at ASIACCS 2019
“EPISODE: Efficient Privacy-PreservIng Similar Sequence Queries on Outsourced Genomic DatabasEs” by Thomas Schneider and Oleksandr Tkachenko was accepted at ASIACCS 2019.
Paper accepted at EuroS&P 2019
“PILOT: Practical Privacy-Preserving Indoor Localization using OuTsourcing” by Kimmo Järvinen, Helena Leppäkoski, Elena Simona Lohan, Philipp Richter, Thomas Schneider, Oleksandr Tkachenko, and Zheng Yang was accepted at EuroS&P 2019.
Paper accepted at EUROCRYPT 2019
“Efficient Circuit-based PSI with Linear Communication” by Benny Pinkas (Bar-Ilan University), Thomas Schneider (TU Darmstadt), Oleksandr Tkachenko (TU Darmstadt), and Avishay Yanai (Bar-Ilan University) was accepted at EUROCRYPT 2019.
Daniel Günther with his work on “Valiant’s Universal Circuit – Towards a Modular Construction and Implementation” won the first prize among three finalists in the category “Best Bachelor Thesis” at the CAST IT Security Award 2018. go
After exactly seven years of success under the name “Engineering Cryptographic Protocols (ENCRYPTO)”, we are happy that our group is now officially called “Cryptography and Privacy Engineering (ENCRYPTO)”. go