Studies

Compass Security supervises students writing a scientific paper on an aspect of IT security as part of their bachelor or master’s degree. We help students to link theory with practice, either on a subject of their own choosing or one of the current questions facing the security industry.

Papers written in cooperation with Compass Security:

ThemaVerfasserJahr
Emil on SteroidsSven Defatsch, Patrick Steinhäusl2018
Hacking-Lab 2.0Janick Engeler, Yanick Gubler2018
RFID WebauthentifizierungAndreas Eder, Pascal Kistler2017
Man-in-the-Browser DetectionMatthias Gabriel, Philip Schmid2017
Malware HuntingOliver Nietlispach, Roman Ehrbar2017
Fish Tank Suite - Proxy Redirection with Fake C&CSilvan Adrian, Fabian Binna2016
Forensic Triage KitMathias Vetsch, Luca Tännler2016
SAML2 Burp PluginRoland Bischofberger, Emanuel Duss2015
XSLT Processing Security and Server Request ForgeriesRoland Bischofberger, Emanuel Duss2014
Forensik virtueller MaschineChristian Wagner2014
Crypto-based security mechanisms in Windows and .NETAlexandre Herzog2013
Smart Energy SecurityCyrill Brunschwiler2013
Sicherheitskonzept für Webservices der Berner FachhochschuleSimon Gerber2012
NFC-SnifferFabian Vogt2012
Web Applikation Security am Beispiel eines Know-How Management SystemFelix Preussner2009

Compass Security Blog

Make the most out of BloodHound

During internal assessments in Windows environments, we use BloodHound more and more to gather a comprehensive view of the permissions granted to the different Active Directory objects. In this post,... mehr

Yet Another Froala 0-Day XSS

Compass found a DOM-based cross-site scripting (XSS) in the Froala WYSIWYG HTML Editor. HTML code in the editor is not correctly sanitized when inserted into the DOM. This allows an attacker that can... mehr

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Security Training: Secure Mobile Apps

In the 2-day course (in German) from October 20/21, 2020, you will learn about the most important security problems of mobile apps. Read more

Cyber-Risiken für Vorsorgeeinrichtungen

Am BVG-Seminar 2020 werden die aktuellsten fachspezifische Themen der beruflichen Vorsorge diskutiert. In diesem Jahr wird aber auch ein Blick auf die... Read more

Security Training: Social Engineering

In the 2-day course (in German) from December 1/2, 2020, you will get to know and understand the methods, tools and tricks of social engineering. Read more

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Durch Penetrationstests Unternehmen sicherer machen

Die aktuelle Ausgabe des Magazins «Deutscher Mittelstand» befasst sich in mehreren Artikeln mit dem Thema Cybersicherheit.

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Vulnerability in Mailster

Thierry Viaccoz identified an XSS vulnerability in Mailster (email newsletter plugin for WordPress). Read more

Secure Payments on th Internet

More and more goods and services are bought and paid on the internet. Ivan Bütler summarizes security relevant information on online shopping and... Read more

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