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Lothar Fritsch

Lothar Fritsch


I'm Professor of Applied Cybersecurity. Areas of interest are information privacy, identity management, cyberwar, privacy technology, privacy risk assessment, and general cybersecurity topics.
I teach in many areas of computer science, amonge others Internet of Things, network security and Privacy by Design. I supervise bachelor and master thesis projects, in collaboration with industry, associations and public organizations.

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Until my recent five years of work from Sweden turn up in the Cristin database, you can refer to my profile on Google Scholar ( ) or use the Swedish DIVA system ( ) for an overview over my research activities.

Scientific publications

Wairimu, Samuel; Iwaya, Leonardo Horn; Fritsch, Lothar ; Lindskog, Stefan (2024). On the Evaluation of Privacy Impact Assessment and Privacy Risk Assessment Methodologies: A Systematic Literature Review. 25 p. IEEE Access. Vol. 12.

Fritsch, Lothar ; Alzarqawee, Aws Naser Jaber; Yazidi, Anis (2023). An overview of artificial intelligence used in malware. Zouganeli, Evi; Yazidi, Anis; Borges Moreno e Mello, Gustavo; Lind, Pedro (Ed.). Nordic Artificial Intelligence Research and Development: 4th Symposium of the Norwegian AI Society, NAIS 2022, Oslo, Norway, May 31-June 1, 2022, Revised Selected Papers. Springer Nature.

Alzarqawee, Aws Naser Jaber; Fritsch, Lothar (2023). Towards AI-powered Cybersecurity Attack Modeling with Simulation Tools: Review of Attack Simulators. Leonard, Barolli (Ed.). Advances on P2P, Parallel, Grid, Cloud and Internet Computing Proceedings of the 17th International Conference on P2P, Parallel, Grid, Cloud and Internet Computing (3PGCIC-2022). p. 249-257. Springer.

Fritsch, Lothar (2023). Electronic identity mass compromize: Options for recovery. Roßnagel, Heiko; Schunk, Christian H.; Günther, Jochen (Ed.). Open Identity Summit 2023. p. 141-146. Gesellschaft für Informatik.

Iwaya, Leonardo Horn; Nordin, Anna; Fritsch, Lothar ; Børøsund, Elin; Johansson, Margareta; Varsi, Cecilie; Ängeby, Karin (2023). Early Labour App: Developing a practice-based mobile health application for digital early labour support. 9 p. International Journal of Medical Informatics. Vol. 177.

Fritsch, Lothar ; Hassan, Ismail ; Paintsil, Ebenezer (2023). Secure IT Systems - 28th Nordic Conference, NordSec 2023, Oslo, Norway, November 16–17, 2023, Proceedings. ISBN: 978-3-031-47747-8. 352 p. Springer.

Nordin, Anna; Ängeby, Karin; Fritsch, Lothar (2022). Body-Area Sensing in Maternity Care: Evaluation of Commercial Wristbands for Pre-birth Stress Management. Ur Rehman, Masood; Zoha, Ahmed (Ed.). Body Area Networks. Smart IoT and Big Data for Intelligent Health Management. 16th EAI International Conference, BODYNETS 2021, Virtual Event, October 25-26, 2021, Proceedings. p. 168-175. Springer.

Fritsch, Lothar ; Mecaliff, Marie; Opdal, Kathinka; Rundgreen, Mathias; Sachse, Toril S. (2022). Towards robustness of keyboard-entered authentication factors with thermal wiping against thermographic attacks. Roßnagel, Heiko; Schunk, Christian H.; Mödersheim, Sebastian (Ed.). Open Identity Summit 2022, LNI Volume P325. p. 15-26. Gesellschaft für Informatik.

Wairimu, Samuel; Fritsch, Lothar (2022). Modelling privacy harms of compromised personal medical data - beyond data breach. Jaber, Bettina (Ed.). ARES 2022: The 17th International Conference on Availability, Reliability and Security. p. 1-9. Association for Computing Machinery (ACM).

Naser Jaber, Aws; Fritsch, Lothar ; Haugerud, Hårek (2022). Improving Phishing Detection with the Grey Wolf Optimizer. Associates, Curan (Ed.). 2022 International Conference on Electronics, Information, and Communication (ICEIC 2022) . IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers).

These publications are obtained from Cristin. The list may be incomplete