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Anomaly Detection & Cyber Threat Intelligence

Topic Lead

Team Members Expertise Further Information
Benjamin Akhras Algorithm testbed design and development  
Wolfgang Hotwagner Algorithm testbed design and development, vulnerability mining  
Georg Höld Algorithm development and support  
Lenhard Reuter Machine learning on log data  
Manuel Kern Cyber security sensors, cyber attack vectors, modern APTs  
Max Landauer Log data analysis, cyber threat intelligence https://scholar.google.at/citations?user=ZISoQ5kAAAAJ&hl=de&oi=ao
Florian Skopik Security information sharing, incident response, threat intelligence https://www.skopik.at/
Lenhard Reuter Machine learning on log data Freelancer
Markus Wurzenberger Log data analysis, anomaly detection algorithm development http://www.markuswurzenberger.com/
Ernst Leierzopf System implementation, integration testing, performance testing Freelancer


Cyber-Physical Systems

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Team Members Expertise Further Information
David-Mark Allison Industrial control systems, digital twins https://www.linkedin.com/in/david-allison-infosec/
Agron Bajraktari Distributed systems programming, industrial control systems, anomaly detection https://www.linkedin.com/in/agron-bajraktari-94400b141/
Donald Dudenhoeffer Critical infrastructure protection, training and exercises  
Oliver Jung Smart Grids, software defined networking, machine learning  
Paul Smith Machine learning, risk assessment, resilient system design, software defined networking https://psmth.github.io/
Francesca Soro Artificial intelligence and machine learning on network data, smart grids  


Cyber Range & Training

Topic Lead

Team Members Expertise Further Information
Benjamin Akhras Systems architect, DevOps, cloud architectures  
Wolfgang Hotwagner Systems architect, DevOps, cloud architectures https://tech.feedyourhead.at
Gregor Langner Design of attack scenarios, technical and strategic exercise scenario building, cyber security training www.linkedin.com/in/gregor-langner-8abb76197
Maria Leitner Situation pictures, technical and strategic designs, attack scenario design https://marialeitner.org/
Tobias Pfaller Exercise process modelling and mining  
Paul Smith Cyber-phyiscal systems simulation, OT integration, training delivery  
Manuel Warum Full stack development  
Lenhard Reuter Virtualisation and implementation of script-based infrastructures  



Topic Lead

Team Members Expertise Further Information
Valerio Cini PhD Student; Cryptography https://www.linkedin.com/in/valerio-cini-a0064761/
Paul James Software development  
Stephan Krenn Privacy, cryptographic protocols https://www.linkedin.com/in/stephan-krenn-83a92aa2/
Stephan Laschet Software development  
Thomas Lorünser MPC, QKD, information theoretic security https://www.linkedin.com/in/thomasloruenser/
Sebastian Ramacher Post-quantum cryptography, secure implementations https://ramacher.at/
Daniel Slamanig Cryptographic foundations and primitives https://danielslamanig.info/
Christoph Striecks Cryptographic building blocks, IoT https://christophstriecks.com
Florian Wohner Software developer, MPC  



Topic Lead

Team Members Expertise Further Information
Benjamin Akhras Penetration Testing Allrounder  
Wolfgang Hotwagner OSCE, OSCP, Security Enthusiast & (Web) Application Bug Bounty Hunter  
Manuel Kern OSCE, OSCP, Cyber Threat Analyst, Topic Lead  
Dominik Köhle OSCP, Penetration tester, Linux enthusiast  
Lukas Pignet Penetration testing junior  
Adolf Schmidthuber Sales expert  


Risk Management

Topic Lead

Team Members Expertise Further Information
Arndt Bonitz Safety & Security Co-Engineering, Automotive & Intelligent Transport Systems, Border Control https://www.linkedin.com/in/arndt-bonitz-770637175/
Thomas Grafenauer Software Developer, Stochastic Processes, Simulation https://www.linkedin.com/in/thomas-grafenauer-718bb0198/
Sandra König Risk Modelling, Stochastic Processes, Game Theory https://www.linkedin.com/in/sandra-k%C3%B6nig-8672ab98/
Martin Latzenhofer Risk Management, Security Management, Process Integration & Audit, Automotive Systems https://www.linkedin.com/in/martin-latzenhofer-0400b58/
Stefan Schauer Critical Infrastructure Protection, Risk Management, Security Management https://www.linkedin.com/in/stefan-schauer-3aa14ab2/
Niklas Sommerer Risk Management, Security Management  
Manuel Warum Full-stack Web Developer, Risk Management, Simulation https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Manuel_Warum