LSEC - Leaders In Security

Welcome to LSEC, an internationally renowned Information security cluster, a not for profit organization that has the objective to promote Information Security and the expertise in BeNeLux and Europe. Founded by the University of Leuven (K.U. Leuven), supported by European Commission FP7 and leading a unique PAN European Private partnership that interacts with Public Institutions, LSEC connects security industry experts, research institutes and universities, government agencies, end users, funding bodies and technical experts who are driving national and European research agendas. LSEC activities aim to raise cyber security awareness, support innovation and competitiveness of the European IT- Security market and promote the visibility of its members.

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White House response to Petition Edward Snowden

On June 19, 2013 a petition was launched to the Obama administration, stating that Edward Snowden is a national hero and should be immediately issued a full, free, and absolute pardon for any crimes he has committed or may have committed related to blowing the whistle on secret NSA surveillance programs. Two years later, the Obama Administration responds represented by Lisa Monaco, the President's Advisor on Homeland Security and Counterterrorism.

Here's what she had to say:

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Stephen Hawking, Steve Wozniak, and many other eminent researchers and scientists have published an open letter where they warn about the military use of artificial intelligence.

3IF stands for “Industrial Internet In Flanders”. During 2015 throughout 2019, LSEC and SIRRIS as main project partners will be developing a series of activities to support Manufacturing Companies, Integrators, Technology Providers, System Integrators, Security Companies and Innovators; in developing and integrating Internet of Things, Smart Sensors in Industrial Environments; supporting new business opportunities, identifying and mitigating challenges and positioning Flanders internationally.

3IF will kick off in Leuven, on 28 May, and you are invited! For more information click here

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Rosberg System is a Norwegian owned technology company with unique security & management solutions aimed at the Enterprise and Education markets. The company was founded in 2008 and has offices in Norway, Spain and Mexico. Rosberg's core values are Smart, Simple & Solid. We believe that simplicity is the ultimate sophistication, and this is reflected in our patented technologies which partners often describe as "out of the box thinking".

The market challenges we address:

  • Security issues with wireless connections including roaming devices and highly complex solutions generating a high CPU load, Code complexity (there is always a way in), CPU memory disk and power consumption.
  • Schools network challenges with remote management and content delivery.
  • Reactive antitheft solutions with antitheft measures only after a device is stolen.
  • Reaching devices behind your customer's firewalls.
  • Reaching mobile M2M devices securely.

Rosberg's technology brand is Verji, an ancient Norwegian word describing the one who protects. Our technology development is focused on highly scalable solutions with global market potential, enhanced security and unique protected intellectual property.

The new generation wireless security

Reaching Anything, Anywhere, Anytime

Rosberg offer solutions for both the IT & Networks market and the M2M market.
Within the IT & Networks market we have solutions aimed towards the enterprise and education market.

For the Enterprise market we offer an IT management solution which also can manage all roaming devices with a new and high level of security by using Rosberg's connection method Verji Connect. An additional module is our unique antitheft solution Verji Lock, were information stored on a device is only accessible when the device is operational with the authorized user. As soon as the device hibernates the encryption keys are deleted and keys can only be recovered from secure resource after user is securely identified.

For the education market we offer our School solution which is an affordable, enterprise-level management system for school laptops and tablets. It keeps the computers up to date and easy to manage both from a local and centralized level. The school solution includes Verji Share, which makes it possible for teachers to easily access and deploy, software, updates and content to students, even in areas with limited bandwidth. Rosberg's School solution is approved by Intel Learning Series and is marketed on Intel's website.

Within the M2M market our main focus is to license our technology solutions to companies which can achieve enhanced security and cost reduction by using the technology. Our main licensing technology is Verji Connect which makes it possible to establish a secure connection to any device, anywhere and anytime. We can also deliver our unique secure connection software as an SDK.

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Sedicii - Securing Identities

Sedicii's technology authenticates without exchanging, storing or exposing the personal identifiable information required to authenticate. Established in Dec 2013, Sedicii technology is based on 4½ years of Academic Research to identify new and innovative ways to authenticate and verify identity. The underlying Sedicii architecture achieved patent status in 2013 and in 11 months since being formed, Sedicii has won 7 and shortlisted in over 10 international awards for Innovation, Privacy, Data Security and IP in Fintech, Mobile Payments, Banking and Disrupt Technologies.

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XLAB Research


A company that acts as a bridge between academia and industry

XLAB is an R&D company with a strong research background in the fields of distributed systems, cloud computing, security and dependability of our systems, information visualization (, 2D, 3D GIS, sensors) and image processing (3D reconstruction, segmentation, GIS data fusion).

The results of the R&D activities are reflected in the advanced online collaboration software ISL Online, GIS and visualization solution - Gaea+, in our civil protection solutions and in the sophisticated medical imaging solutions - MedicView.

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Since 1981, TRASYS experts have been serving about 300 companies and organisations, helping them maximise performance by delivering high-quality IT services according to their motto: « We get IT done! ». TRASYS is headquartered in Belgium and also operates through several locations across Europe, including a near-shore centre in Athens, thereby ensuring customer proximity and intimacy in the context of international projects.

TRASYS has been constantly profitable since its creation. Over the years, TRASYS has been continuously evolving and developed a unique service offering in a wide range of sectors by combining solid expertise with a business-oriented approach. TRASYS is able to deliver consulting, development and operational services, in large, long-term framework contracts as well as in the context of smaller specific projects. Recently, TRASYS fully embraced the "Digital Transformation" trend and proposes new packaged solutions (mobility, business analytics, digital commerce and cloud) that integrate with the existing IT environment of customers.

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European researchers, ICT Security professionals and industry, supported by the European Commission to honour those making an impact in Privacy and Cyber Security

Europe's most innovative and forward-thinking researchers and entrepreneurs gathered in Brussels on 23 October 2014, recognising those who are bolstering Europe's cyber security landscape.

The awards are the brainchild of an EU-supported research project, named Innovation Framework for Privacy and Cyber Security Market Opportunities (IPACSO). LSEC is a member of this consortium, which comprises a diverse range of industry, academic, R&D and policy-making experts collaborating to build a faster, more effective and efficient road-to-market landscape for cyber security entrepreneurs.

The award Ceremony took place October 23rd, in the Innovation Center Living Tomorrow, in Vilvoorde Belgium. With inspiring presentations and interesting discussions. Click here to view the full press release on the IPACSO website, an impression of the conference, an overview of the finalists and the list of the award winners per each of the 6 categories

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We are the world's leading provider of optimization and obfuscation software for Java and for Android. We develop and support ProGuard, the successful open source obfuscator for Java, and DexGuard, its specialized sibling for Android. We serve small developers, banks, gaming companies, media companies, hardware manufacturers, e-commerce companies, and everything inbetween. Our mission is to optimize and protect your applications, to save you time, effort, and money.

DexGuard is a specialized protector and optimizer for Android, making apps faster, more compact, and more difficult to crack. DexGuard automatically applies advanced techniques, providing layers of protection, significantly raising the bar for reverse engineering.

ProGuard is a free generic optimizer and obfuscator for Java bytecode. Over the years, it has solidly become the industry standard in its field. It is the default tool in development environments like Oracle's Wireless Toolkit, Netbeans, EclipseME, Intel's TXE SDK, and Google's Android SDK.


October 23rd , the first European Cyber Security & Privacy Innovation Awards will take place in Belgium. With these Awards, the IPACSO consortium, supported by the European Commission, awards Privacy and Cyber Security Innovators in Europe. From all entries, the independent review commission created a short list of 20 innovative companies the IT - security & privacy domains. This short list is now available on the event page.

Click here for an overview of the nominees and conference program, and confirm your attendance to the award ceremony and conference. Registration is free of charge, but seats are limited and registration is mandatory


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