In the Media


TV Late News (Nov 2nd, 2010)

Marc Fischlin commenting on the cryptographic security of the new German ID card, issued on November 1st, for the TV late news.

TV News (October 15th, 2010)
Short appearance of Marc Fischlin in the (afternoon) TV news about new German ID card.

Online Media

RND (August 15th, 2023)
For an article of the RedaktionsNetzwerks Deutschland (RND), “CAPTCHAs: How do we prove in the future that we are not robots?”, Marc Fischlin talks about the security and recent developments of „Completely Automated Public Turing test to tell Computers and Humans Apart“.
RedaktionsNetzwerk Deutschland (in German)

ePA-Checkup (April 27th, 2023)
We are featured on the ePA-Checkup site about the German electronic health records. Marc Fischlin comments on the security of the key generation process, based on the report funded by gematik.
ePA-Checkup – Sicherherheit (in German)

gematik press release (December 22nd, 2021)
Our cryptographic analysis of the key generation service of the electronic health record system in Germany, funded by gematik, has been portrait on online portals and twitter.
gematik press release (in German)

FAZ Online Interview (August 9th, 2018)
In the article “How secure are our routers, Mister Fischlin?” (in German) we talk about recent attacks on wireless security protocols.
FAZ (online)

Various Blogs (October 31st, 2014)
Our attacks on the ISO/IEC 25185-1.2 protocol PLAID were covered by some online sites and blogs. Meanwhile the ISO project editor has reported on our paper (see here) and we have provided a response to that ( (opens in new tab) ).
The Register Matthew Green's Blog Slashdot Schneier on Security

Spiegel Online News (Oct 15th, 2010)
Mentioned in an article on one of Germany's most favorite online news site, Spiegel Online, for our security proofs for the new ID card. Also mentioned in various other places like heise Security online news.
Spiegel Online (in German)

heise Security Online News (August 21st, 2009)
Announcement on one of Germany's favorite security online news sites, heise Security, about our security proof for the PACE protocol for machine readable travel documents.
heise Security (in German)

Zeit Online Magazine (January 21st, 2009)
Marc Fischlin comments on security of CAPTCHAs in the online version of Germany's renowned weekly news magazine Die Zeit.
Zeit Online (in German)