National Research Center for Applied Cybersecurity CRISP

More than 450 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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New colorful barcode

CRISP researchers develop new JAB code with high data density for more counterfeit security: New applications in logistics and pharmaceutical industry

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Keeping health data under lock and key

CRISP Researchers present secure long-term Storage for sensitive Data

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Dangerous Security Holes in Tracker Apps

CRISP-researchers of Fraunhofer SIT: Complete surveillance of smartphones possible

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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


CAST-Workshop: Hands-on: PKI in a nutshell

June, 26, 2019, 10:00 – 17:00

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Journal Behaviour & Information Technology (BIT)

Research Group of TU Darmstadt places Special Issue on “Social Media in Conflicts and Crises”

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