Secure Software Systems Group


    Bachelor Thesis / Master Thesis / Master Practicum

    Software Security

    (Master Thesis) Pointer boundary protections using memory coloring

    (Master Thesis) Automatic identification of security-critical software parts for hardening with GNNs

    (Bachelor Thesis) Penetration Testing for Applimeda Mobile App


    Application of Machine Learning for Improving Security

    (Master Thesis) Detection of Hardware Vulnerabilities using ML

    (Bachelor Thesis / Practicum) Intrusion Detection in Databases using Machine Learning and Petri-nets

    (Bachelor Thesis / Practicum) Congestion in LEO Satellites - ML-based Detection of DDoS Attacks on Intersatellite Links


    Improving the Security of Machine Learning

    (Master Thesis) Security and Performance Impacts of Dimension Constraints in Federated Learning

    (Bachelor Thesis / Practicum) Backdoor Detection in Federated Learning on the Basis of Siamese Networks

    (Bachelor Thesis / Master Thesis) Exploration of ML Models for Transmitting Covert Information

    (Bachelor Thesis / Practicum) Proof of Work by Cloud Provider during MLaaS

    (Practicum) Extended Evaluation of Poisoning Attacks on New Defenses in Federated Learning

    IoT - Security

    (Bachelor Thesis) Eclipse-Attack-Resilient Responses from Blockchains in IoT Applications



    If you are interested in the topics above, please contact us

    Please note that some topics advertised as a master thesis may also be suitable for a bachelor thesis with some modifications. You may also propose topics of your own choosing.

    Past Theses written by our Students

    2021[ to top ]
    • Security and Privacy Aspects of Digital Contact Tracing Roos, Filipp; Thesis; University of Würzburg. (2021, October).
    • Security Analysis of UniNow App Zimmermann, Keven; Thesis; University of Würzburg. (2021, June).
    • Intrusion Detection Using Machine Learning in Databases Schindler, Sebastian; Thesis; University of Würzburg. (2021, April).
    • Remote Attestation for IoT with Smart Verifier Petzi, Lukas; Thesis; University of Würzburg. (2021, January).
    2020[ to top ]
    • Understanding UI attacks on Android Jasper, Stang; (2020, December).
    • Aggregatable Remote Attestation for IoT Alistarov, Vasil; Thesis; University of Würzburg. (2020, December).
    • Testbed for Security Testing of Smart Contracts Denk, Lukas; Thesis; University of Würzburg. (2020, November).
    • Detection of Software Vulnerabilities in Smart Contracts using Deep Learning Lutz, Oliver; Thesis; University of Würzburg. (2020, October).
    • Evaluating the Privacy of Contact Discovery Sendner, Christoph; Thesis; University of Würzburg. (2020, July).
    • Strategies for the Security Assessment of IoT Devices by Certification Authorities Finke, Moritz Anton; Thesis; University of Würzburg; University of Würzburg. (2020, May).
    2019[ to top ]
    • Implementation and Evaluation of a Group Encryption Scheme Ten, Peter; Thesis; University of Würzburg. (2019, December).
    2018[ to top ]
    • Hardening Bitcoin Against Off-Topic Data Inclusion Attacks Seeg, Andreas; Thesis; University of Würzburg. (2018, August).
    • Design of a Shared Parking System with Special Attention to Security Aspects Englert, Simon; Thesis; University of Würzburg. (2018, August).
    • DIMAQS - Dynamic Identification of Malicious Query Sequences Jobst, Michael; Thesis; University of Würzburg. (2018, June).