The Fraunhofer Institute for Applied and Integrated Security (AISEC) is one of the internationally leading institutions for applied research in the field of cyber security. More than 100 highly qualified employees work on tailor-made security concepts and solutions for companies and the public sector to improve the competitiveness of customers and partners. These include solutions for increased data security and protection against cybercrime such as industrial espionage and sabotage attacks. The spectrum includes embedded and hardware security, automotive and mobile security as well as security solutions for industry and automation. In addition, in its state-of-the-art test laboratories Fraunhofer AISEC offers the opportunity to evaluate the security of connected and embedded systems, hardware and software products as well as web-based services and cloud services.
AISEC heads the Bavarian Competence Center for Quantum Security and Data Science (BayQS). The focus of AISEC’s research is on secure programming and execution of QC algorithms on hybrid platforms, the use of QC to increase cybersecurity using machine learning and the development and integration of PQC (Post Quantum Cryptography) solutions.