Dr. Sebastian Schmerl

Dr. Sebastian Schmerl

Dr. Sebastian Schmerl
Lehrgebäude 1C (former LG 2), Room 314a
Phone: +49 355 692029
Fax: +49 355 692127
E-mail: sbs@informatik.tu-cottbus.de
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moved to AGT International
(new E-Mail sebastian.schmerl@gmail.com)

Postal Address Street Address
Sebastian Schmerl
BTU Cottbus
Computer Science Department
Group Computer Networks
P.O.Box 10 13 44
03013 Cottbus Germany
Sebastian Schmerl
Group Computer Networks
LG1c / R 314c
Walther-Pauer-Str. 2
03046 Cottbus Germany
Research Interests
  • IT-Security & Cyber Security
    • Reactive Security
      • Intrusion Detection
      • Attack Signature Development / Generation
    • Network Security
    • Security Audit
    • Vulnerability Assessment
    • IT-Incident Management & IT-Forensic
    • Cyber-Physical-Systems
    • SCADA Security
  • Risks Assessments for Industrial Control Systems
  • Secure Software Development
    • Compiler Techniques
    • Modelchecking & Verification
    • Static Code Analysis

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Office Hours
  • by appointment
Topics for Students
Supervised Courses
  • Vasilomanolakis, E.; Fischer, M.; Mühlhäuser, M.; Ebinger, P.; Kikiras, P.; Schmerl, S.:„Collaborative Intrusion Detection in Smart Energy Grids“, 1st International Symposium for ICS & SCADA Cyber Security (ICS-CSR 2013).
  • Vogel, M.; Schmerl, S.; Koenig, H.: Automated Generation of Precise Signatures. In Journal: Praxis der Informationsverarbeitung und Kommunikation (PIK), Volume 35, Issue 1, Pages 40–45, ISSN (Online) 1865-8342, ISSN (Print) 0930-5157, DOI: 10.1515/pik-2012-0007, April 2012.

  • Schmerl, S.; Vogel, M.; Koenig, H.: Using Model Checking to Identify Errors in Intrusion Detection Signatures. In International Journal on Software Tools for Technology Transfer (STTT), (DOI: 10.1007/s10009-010-0166-6), Vol (13), Number (1), pages 89-106, 2011.
  • Vogel, M; Schmerl, S.; Rietz, R.: Efficient Distributed Intrusion Detection applying Multi Step Signatures. In Proceedings of the 17. Fachtagung “Kommunikation in Verteilten Systemen 2011″ (KiVS’11), Kiel, Germany, March, 8-11, 2011. (to appear)
  • Schmerl, S.; Vogel, M.; Koenig, H.: Cooperating Intrusion Detection Overlay Structures. 4th Gi/ITG KuVS Workshop on Future Internet and 2nd Workshop on Economic Traffic Management (ETM), Zürich, Switzerland, 9-10. November 2009.
  • Schmerl, S.; Koenig, H.; Flegel, U.; Meier, M.; Rietz, R.: Systematic Signature Engineering by Re-use of Snort Signatures. In Proceedings of the 24rd International Annual Computer Security Applications Conference (ACSAC 2008), Anaheim, California, USA, December 2008, IEEE Computer Society Press, ISBN 978-0-7695-3447-3.
  • Biskup, J.; Hämmerli, M. B.; Meier, M.; Schmerl, S; Tölle, J.; Vogel, M.: 08102 Working Group -- Early Warning Systems. In Proceedings of the Perspectives Workshop - Network Attack Detection and Defense, Dagstuhl Seminar Proceedings, Schloss Dagstuhl - Leibniz Center for Informatics, Germany, 2008.
  • Meier, M.; Flegel, U.; Schmerl, S.: Efficiency Issues of Rete-based, Expert Systems for Misuse Detection. In Pierangela Samarati and Charlie Payne, editors, Proceedings of the 23rd International Annual Computer Security Applications Conference (ACSAC 2007), Miami Beach, Florida, USA, December 2007, IEEE Computer Society, ISBN 978-0-7695-3060-4.
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