Dr.-Ing. Michael Roßberg


Room: Zusebau 3047 Phone: +49 3677 69-4553 E-Mail: michael[dot]rossberg[at]tu-ilmenau[dot]de Jabber: mick[at]eris[dot]prakinf[dot]tu-ilmenau[dot]de



Schaefer, Guenter; Rossberg, Michael: Netzsicherheit, dpunkt.verlag, Juli 2014. [more information]


Girlich, Franz; Rossberg, Michael; Schaefer, Guenter: On the resistance of overlay networks against bandwidth exhaustion attacks, Springer Telecommunication Systems Journal, March 2015 [Paper (pdf, 1.9Mb)]
Rossberg, Michael; Schaefer, Guenter: A Survey on Automatic Configuration of Virtual Private Networks, Elsevier Computer Networks, Volume 55, Issue 8, pp. 1684-1699, June 2011 [Paper (pdf,626Kb)]
Rossberg, Michael; Schaefer, Guenter; Strufe, Thorsten: Distributed Automatic Configuration of Complex IPsec-Infrastructures. Journal of Network and Systems Management, Volume 18, Issue 3, pp. 300-326, September 2010[Paper (pdf, 756KB)]
Henseler, Marcel; Rossberg, Michael; Schaefer, Guenter: Credential Management for Automatic Identification Solutions in Supply Chain Management. In: Transactions on Industrial Informatics (4), pp.303-314, December 2008[Paper (pdf, 3.2M)]


Backhaus, Martin; Theil, Markus; Rossberg, Michael; Schaefer, Guenter:Robust and Scalable Routing in Wireless Mesh Networks Using Interference-Disjoint Backup Paths, IFIP WMNC, 2019. Accepted and in press.
Pfeiffer, Michael; Rossberg, Michael; Buttgereit, Simon; Schaefer, Guenter:Strong Tenant Separation in Cloud Computing Platforms, ARES 2019.[Paper (pdf, 1.9Mb)]
Theil, Markus; Backhaus, Martin; Rossberg, Michael; Schaefer, Guenter:Towards a Security Architecture for Hybrid WMNs, ARES 2019.
Grey, Michael; Theil, Markus, Rossberg, Michael; Schaefer, Guenter:Towards Voronoi-Based Backup Routing for Large-Scale Distributed Applications. 2018 IEEE Global Information Infrastructure and Networking Symposium (GIIS 2018). Thessaloniki, Greece, October 2018.[Paper (pdf, 1.9Mb)]
Backhaus, Martin; Theil, Markus; Rossberg Michael; Schaefer, Guenter; Sukiennik, David: AComprehensive Framework to Evaluate Wireless Networks in Simulation and Real Systems. 2018 IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Distributed Simulation and Real Time Applications (DS-RT). Madrid, Spain. October 2018.[Paper (pdf, 1.9Mb)]
Backhaus, Martin; Theil, Markus; Rossberg Michael; Schaefer, Guenter:Towards a Flexible User-Space Architecture for High-Performance IEEE 802.11 Processing. 2018 IEEE International Conference on Wireless and Mobile Computing, Networking and Communications (WiMob). Limassol, Cyprus. October 2018.[Paper (pdf, 1.9Mb)]
Schatz, David; Rossberg, Michael; Schaefer, Guenter: Reducing Call Blocking Rates For Anonymous Voice Over IP Communications, IEEE ICUMT, 2017.
Michael Rossberg, Markus Theil: Secure Enrollment of Certificates Using Short PINs, Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Availability, Reliability and Security, September 2017.
Michael Rossberg, Franz Girlich, Guenter Schaefer, David Ristow: Effiziente Überwachung komplexer mehrschichtiger Netzinfrastrukturen, 15. Deutscher IT-Sicherheitskongress, May 2017.
Martin Byrenheid, Michael Rossberg, Guenter Schaefer, Robert Dorn: Covert-channel-resistant congestion control for traffic normalization in uncontrolled networks, IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), May 2017.
Markus Trapp, Michael Rossberg, Guenter Schaefer: Automatic source code decomposition for privilege separation. 24th International Conference on Software, Telecommunications and Computer Networks, SoftCOM 2016, Split, Croatia, September 22-24, 2016. IEEE 2016
Trapp, Markus; Rossberg, Michael; Schaefer, Guenter: Program Partitioning Based on Static Call Graph Analysis for Privilege Separation, IEEE ISCC 2015.
Grey, Michael; Theil, Markus; Rossberg, Michael; Schaefer, Guenter: Towards a Model for Global-Scale Backbone Networks, IEEE ICC, 2015. [Paper (pdf, 2.3Mb)]
Rothenberger, Ralf; Grau, Sascha; Rossberg, Michael: Dominating an s-t-Cut in a Network, SOFSEM 2015, pp. 401-411, 2015.[Paper (pdf, 431Kb)]
Grey, Michael; Schatz, David; Rossberg, Michael; Schaefer, Guenter: Towards Distributed Geolocation by Employing a Delay-Based Optimization Scheme, IEEE ISCC, 2014.[Paper (pdf, 1.3Mb)]
Grey, Michael; Rossberg, Michael; Backhaus, Martin; Schaefer, Guenter: On Distributed Geolocation by Employing Spring-Mass Systems. IEEE GIIS, 2013. [Paper(pdf, 1.1Mb)]
Wozniak, Sander; Rossberg, Michael; Grau, Sascha; Alshawish, Ali; Schaefer, Guenter: Beyond the Ideal Object: Towards Disclosure-Resilient Order-Preserving Encryption Schemes, ACM CCSW, 2013. [Paper (pdf, 9.2Mb)]
Wozniak, Sander; Rossberg, Michael; Girlich, Franz; Schaefer, Guenter: Geocast into the Past: Towards a Privacy-Preserving Spatiotemporal Multicast for Cellular Networks, IEEE ICC, 2013. [Paper (pdf, 653Kb)]
Grey, Michael; Trapp, Markus; Rossberg, Michael; Schaefer, Guenter; Martius, Kai: Skalierbare Lastbalancierung autokonfigurierter VPN. 13. Deutscher IT-Sicherheitskongress, 2013.
Wozniak, Sander; Rossberg, Michael; Schaefer, Guenter: Towards Trustworthy Mobile Social Networking Services for Disaster Response, PerNEM, 2013.
Rossberg, Michael; Grey, Michael; Trapp, Markus; Girlich, Franz; Schaefer, Guenter: Distributed Monitoring of Self-Configuring Virtual Private Networks, IEEE IM Demo Track, 2013.
Girlich, Franz; Rossberg, Michael; Schaefer, Guenter; Boehme, Thomas; Schreyer, Jens: Bounds for the Security of the Vivaldi Network Coordinate System, Netsys, 2013.
Trapp, Markus; Rossberg, Michael; Schaefer, Guenter: Scalable Multipath Exploration in Ad-Hoc Networks, Netsys, 2013.
Rossberg, Michael; Grey, Michael; Trapp, Markus; Girlich, Franz; Schaefer, Guenter: Automatic VPN-Configuration with Secure OverLay for IPsec Discovery, Netsys Demo Track, 2013. KuVSCommunication Software Award
Girlich, Franz; Rossberg, Michael; Schaefer, Guenter: On the Construction of Denial-of-Service-Resilient Overlay-Networks, CRITIS 2012.
Rossberg, Michael; Girlich, Franz; Schaefer, Guenter: Analyzing and Improving the Resistance of Overlay-Networks against Bandwidth Exhaustion Attacks, RNDM 2012.
Rossberg, Michael; Golembewski, Rene; Schaefer, Guenter: Attack-Resistant Distributed Time Synchronization for Virtual Private Networks, IEEE ICCCN, July 2012. [Paper (pdf, 442Kb),Slides (pdf, 491Kb)]
Grey, Michael; Rossberg, Michael; Schaefer, Guenter: Automatic Creation of VPN Backup Paths for Improved Resilience against BGP-Attackers, ACM SAC, March 2012.[Paper (pdf, 495Kb)]
Koellmer, Thomas; Rossberg, Michael; Schaefer, Guenter: Attributbasierter Schlüsselaustausch in virtuellen privaten Netzen, DACH security, pp. 522-533, September 2011 [Paper (pdf, 166Kb)]
Golembewski, René; Rossberg, Michael; Schaefer, Guenter: Towards Smart Infrastructures for Modern Surveillance Networks, Future Security, August 2011 [Paper(pdf, 1.1Mb)]
Rossberg, Michael; Schaefer, Guenter; Martius Kai: Automatic configuration of complex IPsec-VPN and implications to higher layer network management. Information Security Solutions Europe (ISSE), pp. 334-342, Oktober 2010[Paper (pdf, 566Kb)]
Rossberg, Michael; Schaefer, Guenter; Martius Kai: Secure Overlay-Based Auto-configuration of Complex IPsec VPN. Future Security, September 2010[Paper (pdf, 476Kb)]
Brinkmeier, Michael; Rossberg, Michael; Schaefer, Guenter: Towards a Denial-of-Service Resilient Design of Complex IPsec Overlays, International Conference on Communications (ICC), June 2009[Paper (pdf, 499KB)]
Rossberg, Michael; Schaefer, Guenter: Ciscos Group Encrypted Transport VPN - Eine kritische Analyse, D-A-CH security, pp. 351-360, May 2009[Paper (pdf, 182KB)]
Rossberg, Michael; Steudel, Wolfgang; Schaefer, Guenter; Martius, Kai: Eine Software-Architektur zur Konstruktion flexibler IPsec-Infrastrukturen. 11. Deutscher IT-Sicherheitskongress, pp. 297-308, May 2009[Paper (pdf, 397KB)]
Rossberg, Michael ; Schaefer, Guenter ; Strufe, Thorsten: Using Recurring Costs for Reputation Management in Peer-to-Peer Streaming Systems. In: Proceedings of SecureComm 2007, 17. - 21. September 2007, Nice, France[Paper (pdf, 601KB)]

Invited Talks

Rossberg, Michael: Quo Vadis, Virtual Private Network), Technische Universität Darmstadt, 2014[Slides (pdf, 2.0MB)]
Rossberg, Michael: Cisco's Group Encrypted VPN - Praktische Untersuchungen zur Sicherheit, 2013
Rossberg, Michael; Schäfer, Günter: Scalable Auto Configuration of Sabotage-Resistant VPN acc. to the Principle "Secure Overlay for IPSec Discovery (SOLID)", 71st CAMPUS Plenary Meeting, CAMPUS Competence Network SEN, 2013
Rossberg, Michael: Scalable and Resilient Auto-Configuration of Virtual Private Networks, Technische Universität Darmstadt, 2012
Rossberg, Michael: Sicherheitsmechanismen in Protokollen für drahtlose Sensornetze, 4. Brandenburger Sensornetztag zu Sicherheit in Funksystemen, 2012 [Slides (pdf,492KB)]


Lasch, Robert; Girlich, Franz; Rossberg, Michael:Multiple Security Issues in Ecos Secure Boot Stick (SBS), MehrereSicherheitslücken in Ecos Secure Boot Stick (SBS), Juni 2018
Rossberg, Michael: Skalierbare Autokonfiguration sabotageresistenter virtueller privater Netze, Cuvillier Verlag, Göttingen, 2011 [Amazon]
Rossberg, Michael: Multiple Security Issues in Wippien, Technical Report, February 2010[Full Text (txt, 4KB)]
Rossberg, Michael: Peer-to-Peer-basierte Autokonfiguration komplexer virtueller privater IPsec-Netze. Technische Universität Ilmenau, Fachgebiet Telematik/Rechnernetze, Unpublished Diploma Thesis, September 2007


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