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

There is such thing as a free lunch

Usually you need to pay for lunches with cash or using your credit card. But in some places employees can pay for a lunch using their access badge. And this is the payment method that will be covered... mehr

A Smart Card Odyssey

Black box analysis of a not so smart card in ID-1 form factor that is in use for the billing of washing machines and tumble driers. mehr

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Connecta 2019 - Digitalization takes center stage

Digitalization and its effects on society and business are the focus of this year's Connecta. Read more

Compass-Training "Secure Mobile Apps" in Zurich

In the 2-day course (in German) from November 5/6, 2019, you will learn about the most important security problems of mobile apps. Read more

BlackAlps 2019

The event features cyber security experts from Switzerland and abroad. Besides tech talks there are also workshops such as the hands-on security lab... Read more

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Gesundheitswesen: Ein leichtes Ziel für Hacker

«Heime & Spitäler» ist das Fachmedium für Entscheidungsträger von Schweizer Heimen und Spitäler. In der aktuellen Ausgabe beschreibt Compass Security... Read more

Vulnerablitity in VeloCloud™

Silas Bärtsch identified a vulnerability in VeloCloud™ (VMware), that allows a VeloCloud standard admin user to access user information of other... Read more

Danke für Ihren Besuch auf der it-sa

Die it-sa 2019 liegt bereits hinter uns. Wir blicken zurück auf drei intensive Tage in Nürnberg, mit vielen tollen Gesprächen und interessanten... Read more

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