CISPA is currently in the founding process to join the German Helmholtz Association as a new member. It is consequently undergoing significant organizational changes, which are not yet reflected on this webpage.

For further information on the above mentioned founding process, please refer to the official press release by the State Chancellery of Saarland.

Recent News on the Transformation Process


The location of the first construction phase has been agreed upon. For further information, please refer to the official press release .

22. December 2016

CISPA researchers publish 5 papers at NDSS 2017

CISPA is contributing 5 papers to next year’s “Network and Distributed System Security Symposium” (NDSS 2017).

NDSS is one of the top-tier conferences in the area of IT security, with the major goal to “encourage
and enable the Internet community to apply, deploy, and advance the state of available security technologies”.

CISPA researchers will present their papers at the conference venue in San Diego, CA, USA from 26 Feb – 01 Mar 2017.

CISPA Publications

Conference Program