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San Francisco, CA, US, February 26th, 2013
Congratulations to LSEC Member UCL, where Prof. Em. Jean-Jacques Quisquater receives 2013 RSA Award Excellence in field of Mathematics!
The award, presented during the annual RSA Conference in San Francisco, February 26th is yet another milestone of the Belgian expertise in information security on a global level.
The annual award has been given in the previous years to Eli Biham, Professor; Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, Computer Science; Dr. Mitsuru Matsui, Senior Researcher, Mitsubishi Electric Corporation; Charles W. Rackoff, University of Toronto, ...
Quisquater has been awarded for his works in the domain of cryptography and the development of smartcards and the use of cryptography for eID cards in Europe and around the world.
Congratulations from the industry!
Prof. Dr. Bart Preneel expresses his opinion on Terzake on the recent developments of the privacy infringements of the internet and how to cope with them.