ViSP – Vienna Cybersecurity and Privacy Research Center launched

The new Vienna Cybersecurity and Privacy Research Center (ViSP) is a joint initiative of IST Austria, the Vienna University of Technology and the University of Vienna. Its aim is to strengthen synergies and promote cutting-edge research in the fields of cybersecurity and privacy in Vienna.

On behalf of the Faculty of Computer Science are involved:


Research is carried out in the following thematic areas:

  •     Cryptography
  •     Distributed Systems and Networks
  •     System Security
  •     Formal Methods in Security and Privacy
  •     machine learning