Prof. Dr. Michael Meier


Phone: +49 228 73-54249
Fax: +49 228 73-54254
PGP public key: 0x4DAFC5FB
Visitor address: Institute of Computer Science 4
Friedrich-Hirzebruch-Allee 8
D-53115 Bonn
Postal address: Friedrich-Hirzebruch-Allee 5
Room: 1.019

Office hours: by appointment

Short Biography

Michael Meier is full professor for IT-Security in the computer science department at University of Bonn and head of the undefinedCyber Security Department at Fraunhofer FKIE. His research interests include most aspects of applied computer security, with an emphasis on attack and malware analysis as well as detection. From 1993 to 1998 Michael Meier studied computer science and earned his PhD in 2006 for his work on Intrusion Detection at Brandenburg University of Technology Cottbus. From 2006 he worked as Senior Researcher with the Information Systems and Security working group of the Technical University Dortmund before he became Professor in Bonn in 2012.Michael Meier is founder member and chair of the special interest group on undefinedSecurity – Intrusion Detection and Response (SIDAR) of the German Informatics Society and co-chairs the steering committee of the international conference on undefinedDetection of Intrusion & Malware and Vulnerability Assessment (DIMVA). He is executive board member of the undefinedGerman Association for Data Protection and Data Security (GDD).

Selected Activities


undefinedBonner Dialog für Cybersicherheit


Digital-Gipfel, undefinedPlattform "Sicherheit, Schutz und Vertrauen für Gesellschaft und Wirtschaft"

Fokusgruppe 3 „Verschlüsselung“ - undefinedKrypto-Charta

Fokusgruppe 4 "Datenschutz" - undefinedLeitlinien für eine rechtssichere Pseudonymisierung


Steering Committee Co-Chair of the undefinedInternational Conference on Detection of Intrusion and Malware & Vulnerability Assessment (DIMVA)


Chair of the Special Interest Group for undefinedSecurity - Incident Detection and Response (SIG SIDAR) of the German Informatics Society


Executive Board Member of the undefinedGerman Association for Data Protection and Data Security (GDD)


Member of the undefinedGerman Informatics Society (GI)