22C3 - 2.2

22nd Chaos Communication Congress
Private Investigations

Martin Johns

Security researcher and phd-student at the University of Hamburg

Martin Johns studied Mathematics and Computer Science at the Universities of Göttingen, Santa Cruz (CA) and Hamburg where he received his diploma in 2003. During the 1990ties and the early years of the new millennium he earned his living as a software engineer in German companies (including TC Trustcenter and SAP). This year he joined the "security in distributed systems" group at the University of Hamburg to work on the research project "Secologic" which is investigating the state of the art in software security.

He is also “Nerd 1” of the Radio Show NerdAlert (http://www.nerdalert.de) in Hamburg.