Welcome to the Information  Security Research Group

The Information Security Research Group, which was formally set up in 2006, is a constituent part of the University College London, Department of Computer Science (UCL-CS).  Our research addresses key technical aspects of information security and privacy - such as cryptography and system security.  At the same time, we work  with colleagues in Software Systems Engineering and Systems and Networks to deliver end-to-end security solutions, and address broader human, economic and societal aspects of security, privacy and trust.  We also support consultancy and develop and delivers advanced training in our areas of expertise.

Some of the key research themes addressed by the group include:

  • Anonymity
  • Authentication
  • Computer Security
  • Cryptanalysis
  • Cryptography
  • Cybercrime
  • Financial Cryptography
  • Human Aspects of Security
  • Identity Management
  • Information Hiding
  • Information Security Management
  • Malware
  • Network Security
  • Privacy-Enhancing Technologies
  • Reliability and Dependability
  • Security and Privacy Measurements
  • Steganography and Steganalysis
  • Trust
  • Usable Security
  • Virtual Currencies

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Teaching and Education


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  • This page was last modified on 09 Mar 2018.