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Intelligent Intrusion Detection Systems for Industrial Networks


Technische Universität Braunschweig: The TU Braunschweig was founded in 1745 and belongs to the TU9, the nine leading technical-oriented universities in Germany. The Institute of System Security is concerned with all aspects of applied computer security, including the detection of attacks, the analysis of malicious code, and the discovery of vulnerabilities. A special emphasis is put on the combination of computer security and machine learning, which allows for developing security systems that learn from data and adapt to changing threats.

LEAG: LEAG is the largest eastern German energy company and one of the largest private employers for this area. LEAG is the joint brand of two companies: Lausitz Energie Bergbau AG is responsible for the Lusatian opencast mines as well as for refining of run-of-mine lignite in the Industrial Park Schwarze Pumpe. Lausitz Energie Kraftwerke AG is responsible for the power plant fleet. Besides the Lusatian lignite-fired power plants this includes one unit of the Lippendorf power plant near Leipzig where the Lausitz Energie Kraftwerke AG as well operates both units.

Brandenburg University of Technology: With about 10,000 students, the BTU Cottbus-Senftenberg is the second largest university and the only technical university in the state of Brandenburg. Its degree programmes are highly regarded within Germany and worldwide. With 20 years of experience in research for ICT intrusion detection, the Computer Networks Chair has focused in recent years on the application of proven intrusion detection methods for rising industrial networks security.

genua mbH: genua mbh is a German IT security specialist. Since the company was founded in 1992, it has been involved in securing networks and developing sophisticated solutions. About 200 specialized employees at the head office in Kirchheim, near Munich, and at offices in Berlin, Cologne and Stuttgart ensure the high quality of genua's products and services. genua offers solutions, which are designed to reliably separate trust zones from the packet layer up to application layer by inspecting and restricting the traffic between these zones. genua provides certified products for mobile, enterprise and industrial environments.