M. Sc. Merlin Chlosta

  • Research Assistant - Chair Systems Security

Address

Ruhr University Bochum
Chair for Systems Security
Universitaetsstraße 150
44780 Bochum
Germany

Room
ID 2/126
Phone:
(+49)(0)234 / 32 - 21380
Email:
merlin.chlosta+syssec@rub.de

Vita

  • since 09-2019 Ruhr University Bochum (RUB): Chair for Systems Security

Previously:

  • Engineer at Software Radio Systems in Barcelona
  • Engineering Intern at Rohde & Schwarz in Munich

Education:

  • B.Sc. and M.Sc. Electrical Engineering and Information Technology at Ruhr University Bochum
  • Semesters abroad:
    • IT Security, Høgskolen i Gjøvik, Norway
    • Chinese Language, National Taiwan University

Other Activities:

  • 2017: DAAD Go-East Winter School in Irkutsk, Russia
  • 2015: Huawei Seeds for the Future Student Program China

Research

  • Mobile Network Security
  • IoT Connectivity - Bluetooth Contact Tracing

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Publications

2021
5G SUCI-Catchers: Still catching them all?

Merlin Chlosta, David Rupprecht, Christina Pöpper, Thorsten Holz - ACM Conference on Security and Privacy in Wireless and Mobile Networks (WiSec), Virtual, June 2021

On the Challenges of Automata Reconstruction in LTE Networks

Merlin Chlosta, David Rupprecht, Thorsten Holz - ACM Conference on Security and Privacy in Wireless and Mobile Networks (WiSec), Virtual, June 2021

2019
LTE Security Disabled — Misconfiguration in Commercial Networks

Merlin Chlosta, David Rupprecht, Thorsten Holz, Christina Pöpper - Conference on Security and Privacy in Wireless and Mobile Networks (WiSec ’19), May 15–17, 2019, Miami, FL, USA, ACM