SePCAR: A Secure and Privacy-Enhancing Protocol for Car Access Provision

Interdisciplinary Research Group in Socio-technical CybersecuritySePCAR: A Secure and Privacy-Enhancing Protocol for Car Access ProvisionIraklis Symeonidis, Abdelrahaman Aly, Mustafa Asan Mustafa, Bart Mennink, Siemen Dhooghe, Bart PreneelAbstract:We present an efficient secure and privacy-enhancing protocol for car access provision, named SePCAR. The protocol is fully decentralised and allows users to share their cars conveniently without sacrifising … Continued

Towards legal compliance by correlating Standards and Laws with a semi-automated methodology

Interdisciplinary Research Group in Socio-technical CybersecurityTowards legal compliance by correlating Standards and Laws with a semi-automated methodologyCesare Bartolini, Andra Giurgiu, Gabriele Lenzini, Livio RobaldoAbstract:Since generally legal regulations do not provide clear parameters to determine when their requirements are met, achieving legal compliance is not trivial. The adoption of standards could help create an argument of … Continued

Law and the software development life cycle

Interdisciplinary Research Group in Socio-technical CybersecurityLaw and the software development life cycleBartolini Cesare, Lenzini GabrieleAbstract:The increasing demand of reliable software services and the dependability that our daily personal and professional life have on them is bringing significant changes in the domain of software service engineering. One of the most revolutionary is the introduction of regulations, … Continued

Human Rights in the era of Information and Communication Technology

Interdisciplinary Research Group in Socio-technical CybersecurityHuman Rights in the era of Information and Communication TechnologyBartolini Cesare, Lenzini GabrieleAbstract:Authors:Bartolini Cesare, Lenzini GabrielePublication date:May, 2017Published in:Speeches/Talks (2017)Reference:Bartolini, C., & Lenzini, G. (2017). Human Rights in the era of Information and Communication Technology.Get in touch with us SnT - Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust 29, Avenue … Continued

Trustworthy exams without trusted parties

Interdisciplinary Research Group in Socio-technical CybersecurityTrustworthy exams without trusted partiesGiampaolo Bella, Rosario Giustolisi, Gabriele Lenzini, Peter Y.A.RyanAbstract:Historically, exam security has mainly focused on threats ascribed to candidate cheating. Such threats have been normally mitigated by invigilation and anti-plagiarism methods. However, as recent exam scandals confirm, also invigilators and authorities may pose security threats. The introduction … Continued

The Cipher, the Random and the Ransom: A Survey on Current and Future Ransomware

Interdisciplinary Research Group in Socio-technical CybersecurityThe Cipher, the Random and the Ransom: A Survey on Current and Future RansomwareGenç Ziya Alper, Lenzini Gabriele, Ryan Peter Abstract:Although conceptually not new, ransomware recently regained attraction in the cybersecurity community: notorious attacks in fact have caused serious damage, proving their disruptive effect. This is likely just the beginning … Continued

Privacy-Preserving Verifiability: A Case for an Electronic Exam Protocol

Interdisciplinary Research Group in Socio-technical CybersecurityPrivacy-Preserving Verifiability: A Case for an Electronic Exam ProtocolRosario Giustolisi, Vincenzo Iovino, Gabriele LenziniAbstract:We introduce the notion of privacy-preserving verifiability for security protocols. It holds when a protocol admits a verifiability test that does not reveal, to the verifier that runs it, more pieces of information about the protocol’s execution … Continued

From Situation Awareness to Action: An Information Security Management Toolkit for Socio-Technical Security Retrospective and Prospective Analysis

Interdisciplinary Research Group in Socio-technical CybersecurityFrom Situation Awareness to Action: An Information Security Management Toolkit for Socio-Technical Security Retrospective and Prospective AnalysisHuynen Jean-Louis, Lenzini GabrieleAbstract:Inspired by the root cause analysis procedures common in safety, we propose a methodology for a prospective and a retrospective analysis of security and a tool that implements it. When applied … Continued

Security in the Shell : An Optical Physical Unclonable Function made of Shells of Cholesteric Liquid Crystals

Interdisciplinary Research Group in Socio-technical CybersecuritySecurity in the Shell : An Optical Physical Unclonable Function made of Shells of Cholesteric Liquid CrystalsGabriele Lenzini ; Samir Ouchani ; Peter Roenne ; Peter Y. A. Ryan ; Yong Geng ; Jan Lagerwall ; Noh JunghyunAbstract:We describe the application in security of shells of Cholesteric Liquid Crystals (ChLCs). … Continued

Modelling Metrics for Transparency in Medical Systems

Interdisciplinary Research Group in Socio-technical CybersecurityModelling Metrics for Transparency in Medical SystemsDayana Spagnuelo, Cesare Bartolini, Gabriele LenziniAbstract:Transparency, a principle advocated by the General Data Protection Regulation, is usually defined in terms of properties such as availability, auditability and accountability and for this reason it is not straightforwardly measurable. In requirement engineering, measuring a quality is … Continued