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November 09, 2020 / by Jordan /

SSL member Klaudia Krawiecka wins awards at Data Science for All

SSL’s own Klaudia Krawiecka, along with fellow Department of Computer Science and OxWoCS member Alina Petrova, are part of a team which has won two awards at the Data Science for All’s Women’s Summit, held virtually in October. In order to participate, Klaudia and Alina had to become Data Science Fellows by passing an interview and a machine learning test.

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November 02, 2020 / by Jordan /

SSL creates Oxford's 200th spinout company PhishAR

The University of Oxford, through its research commercialisation arm Oxford University Innovation, has created its 200th company based on academic research, PhishAR.

PhishAR builds on the work of Professor Ivan Martinovic and Dr Ivo Sluganovic from Oxford’s Department of Computer Science, and employs augmented reality to crack down on “phishing”, an online scamming technique which fools a user into handing over their digital security credentials and other sensitive information, such as personal data or credit card details.

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August 05, 2020 / by Matt /

SSL at Blackhat and DEF CON

SSL are out in force at both Black Hat and DEF CON this year, with a range of talks on satellite and aviation security.

James Pavur will be giving talks both at Black Hat and DEF CON, covering his work on satellite eavesdropping attacks. You can find him online at Black Hat on Wednesday 6th August at 12:30 PM PST. His DEF CON talk is live already, and he has a live Q&A later that day at 10:30 AM PST.

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