Oppermann, Alexander (2020)
In Europe, all measuring instruments under legal control have to pass a conformity assessment to prove compliance with the European Measuring Instrument Directive (MID). In Germany, the MID is regulated via the German Measures and Veriﬁcation Act (MessEG) that imposes additional requirements for nationally regulated measuring instruments. According to estimations, about four to six percent of t...From threats to solutions in data center networks
Kashyap, Thimmaraju (2020)
In this dissertation we adopt a threat model where the data center network infrastructure is potentially malicious. To describe practical threats and solutions related to malicious switches, we draw our attention to multi-tenant data center networks that i) consolidate control over the (hardware and software) switches to a logically centralized controller and ii) use virtualization techniques f...Control yourself: on user control of privacy settings using personalization and privacy panel on smartphones
Zhou, Yun ; Piekarska, Marta ; Raake, Alexander ; Xu, Tao ; Wu, Xiaojun ; Dong, Bei (2017)
The paper assesses the gap between actual and perceived privacy features of smartphones, exploring privacy as one decision-making factor in information protection, and the balance between privacy control and the required user interaction with the settings. We conducted a fine-grained evaluation partly based on the Privacy Panel, a protection solution on Firefox OS including features of Find my ...