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MILS workshop at ESE Congress 2019

MILS workshop at ESE Congress 2019

A few weeks passed since ESE Congress in Sindelfingen took place. So, it’s time for a retrospect on an interesting part of the congress, which was the 2019 workshop about multiple independent level of security (MILS). Security experts from different companies gave interesting lectures about their scope on MILS: Lively and deep discussions on the …

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CertMILS in Railway

certMILS eases Security Certification of Railway Systems

In the latest issue of Global Railway Review, Dr. Sergey Tverdyshev (Director of Research & Technology at SYSGO) talks about security certifications of railway systems considering the MILS concept. He is the technical leader of the certMILS project – certMILS aims to protect critical infrastructure against cyber-attacks by compositional security certification to deliver a certified …

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Trustworthiness via Security Certification

The last two weeks in Amsterdam were full of security assurance related events. Despite the rainy fall weather, I feel energised and looking optimistically into future of security certification. 🙂   CCUF stands for Common Criteria User Forum. This forum is an open community of security experts, security evaluators, vendors of SW and HW products, …

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SYSGO presentation @ heise devSec

On October 17th and 18th, I visited the German developer conference heise devSec in Heidelberg. Despite the mainly web-centric orientation, the convergence of IT and OT (operational technology) was a hot topic. A number of speakers, including the keynote by Miko Hyppönen from F-Secure, outlined the risks of insecure IoT systems. The stories were all …

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SYSGO presenting certMILS at the it-sa

At the it-sa 2018 SYSGO is proudly presenting the preliminary results of the certMILS project. In certMILS PikeOS plays a key role as a trusted platform helping to reduce the complexity of the certification of cyber-physical systems dramatically. Involved partners from Austria, Czech Republic, Germany, Netherlands and Spain are committed to make the certification of composed …

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Trondheim, Norway (Photo: SYSGO)

Standardizing Essential Security Requirements for Separation Kernels

It was quite refreshing to travel to still early spring Trondheim (Norway) from almost summer Rhein-Main valley (Germany). Located in Trondheim Thales Norway and Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) have hosted the last bi-annual Common Criteria¹ User Forum (CCUF²) from April 24 – 26. I have represented the certMILS project and the MILS …

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