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 .

Publication Details

Deducing User Presence from Inter-Message Intervals in Home Automation Systems

Frederik Möllers , Christoph Sorge

Hoepman, Jaap-Henk, Katzenbeisser, Stefan (Ed.): ICT Systems Security and Privacy Protection: 31st IFIP TC 11 International Conference, SEC 2016, Ghent, Belgium, May 30 - June 1, 2016, Proceedings, pp. 369–383, Springer International Publishing, Cham, 2016, ISBN: 978-3-319-33630-5, (Shortlisted for the Yves Deswartes Best Student Paper Award).

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