May 1, 2022 - Prof. Dr. Ali Sunyaev (head of the research group Critical Information Infrastructure (cii), at the Institute for Applied Informatics and Formal Description Methods (AIFB) of the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)) will take over the leadership of the Department of Information Systems (GI FB-WI) of the German Informatics Society (Gesellschaft für Informatik) on May 1, 2022.
September 6, 2021 - In the AIFB Thematic Issue 2021 (German) you will find the invitation to the 36th AIK Symposium "50 Years of the Institute of Applied Informatics and Formal Description Methods" and other latest highlights from our Institute AIFB. The anniversary symposium will take place on October 22, 2021 and will be organized by the AIK e.V. association.
September 13, 2021 - According to the Bitkom survey for Germany, two thirds of their participants are in favour of online voting in German federal elections. In a recently published paper, the research group SECUSO, the KIT institutes KASTEL and ITAS, together with other researchers, explain why it is much more difficult to secure an online election than, for example, digital shopping.
January 8, 2021 - The paper "Online at Will: A Novel Protocol for Mutual Authentication in Peer-to-Peer Networks for Patient-Centered Health Care Information Systems" has been awarded with the Best Paper Award at the 54th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS-54)."