National Research Center for Applied Cybersecurity CRISP

More than 500 scientists are carrying out research and development on important cybersecurity issues and questions to the direct benefit of society, business and government. In the age of digitalization cybersecurity is the central cross-cutting issue that concerns all people, whether they are young or old, at work or at home, companies of all economic sectors, and public authorities on all levels, federal, state, cities and municipalities.

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CRISP researchers introduce new tool for automated software analysis at it-sa

New code scanner finds software vulnerabilities without source code

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Fraunhofer CyberStar Award

New award for excellent graduates in cybersecurity in Israel

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LOEWE Center "emergenCITY" approved at the TU Darmstadt

Prof. Matthias Hollick is scientific coordinator of the new center

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Facts about CRISP


researchers in CRISP partner institutes are working on cybersecurity topics


national and inter­national prices for our researchers


lectures held at inter­national conferences


conferences organized  by our researchers


Farewell lecture by prof. Prof. Johannes Buchmann

October, 24, 2019, 16:00 – 17:30

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Current Announcements

Kick off for project QuantumRISC: Cryptography for the car of the future

State Secretary Michael Meister hands over approval | Fraunhofer SIT and TU Darmstadt are among the project partners

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Work with us in the pioneering research area cybersecurity. We offer attractive positions and excellent working conditions.

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