2023-07-25 The paper „Integrated Safety-Security Risk Assessment for Industrial Control System: An Ontology based Approach“, by Pushparaj Bhosale, Wolfgang Kastner and Thilo Sauter was accepted at the 28th International conference on Emerging Technologies and Factory Automation (ETFA 2023), Sinaia, Romania

2023-07-25 The paper „AutomationML use for Safety and Security Risk Assessment in Industrial Control System“, byPushparaj Bhosale, Wolfgang Kastner and Thilo Sauter was accepted at the 28th International conference on Emerging Technologies and Factory Automation (ETFA 2023), Sinaia, Romania

2023-07-25 The paper „Better safe than sorry: Risk Management based on a safety-augmented Network Intrusion Detection System“, by Bernhard Brenner, Siegfried Hollerer, Pushparaj Bhosale, Thilo Sauter, Wolfgang Kastner, Joachim Fabini und Tanja Zseby was accepted by the IEEE Open Journal of the Industrial Electronics Society

2023-07-09  The paper “Towards a Comprehensive Ontology Considering Safety, Security and Operation Requirements in OT” by the authors Siegfried Hollerer, Wolfgang Kastner, Thilo Sauter was presented at the IEEE ETFA 2023 (cf. accepted.

2023-05-25  Siegfried Hollerer´s publication „Safety and Security: A Field of Tension in Industrial Practice“, by Siegfried Hollerer, Thilo Sauter and Wolfgang Kastner, was accepted at IEEE INDIN 2023

2023-05-25  Siegfried Hollerer´s publication „Combining Models for Safety and Security Concerns in Automating Digital Production“, by Sebastian Kropatschek, Siegfried Hollerer, David Hoffmann, Dietmar Winkler, Arndt Lüder, Thilo Sauter, Wolfgang Kastner, Stefan Biffl, was accepted at IEEE INDIN 2023.

2023-05-25 Pushparaj Bhosale´s publication „Integrated Safety-Security Risk Assessment for  Production Systems: A Use Case Using Bayesian Belief Networks“, by Pushparaj Bhosale, Wolfgang Kastner, and Thilo Sauter was accepted at INDIN 2023.

2023-03-26 Ali Mohammad Hosseinis publication „Safety and Security Requirements in AAS Integration: Use Case Demonstration“, by Ali Mohammad Hosseini, Thilo Sauter and Wolfgang Kastner, was accepted and presented at IEEE WFCS 2023.

2023-0-26 Ali Mohammad Hosseinis publication „A Safety and Security Requirements Management Methodology in Reconfigurable Collaborative Human-Robot Application“, by Ali Mohammad Hosseini, Clara Fischer, Mukund Bhole, Wolfgang Kastner, Thilo Sauter, and Sebastian Schlund was accepted and presented at IEEE WFCS 2023.

2023-02-03  The book chapter Challenges in OT Security and Their Impacts on Safety-Related Cyber-Physical Production Systems, by Siegfried Hollerer, Bernhard Brenner, Pushparaj Rajaram,  Bhosale, Clara Fischer, Ali Mohammad Hosseini,  Sofia Maragkou, Maximilian Papa, Sebastian Schlund, Thilo Sauter & Wolfgang Kastner was published in: Digital Transformation, Core Technologies and Emerging Topics from a Computer Science Perspective, Springer Verlag

2023-01-26    Faculty meeting



TÜV AUSTRIA #SafeSecLab Safety & Security Days 2022

2022-11-11     Safety & Security Days 2022, Stakeholder Workshop

2022-11-10     Safety & Security Days, Steering Board Meeting

2022-11-10     Safety & Security Days, Scientific Advisory Board Workshop


2022-11          Clara Fischer´s article „Different approaches of conducting the ergonomic assessment worksheet utilizing digital human models and motion tracking in industrial site assembly“, will be publisched at Intelligent Human Systems Integration (IHSI): Vol. 69, 2023 (in press. 2023)

2022-11          Clara Fischer made a significant contribution to the publication “Digital Ergonomics and Digital Work Planning in University Education: Experiences from Germany and Austria”, ZfA, Springer Verlag (in press. 2022)

2022-09-29  Siegfried Hollerer´s paper “Combined Modeling Techniques for Safety and Security in Industrial Automation: A Case study” was accepted at SINCONF 2022

2022-07-25    Mukund Bhole´s paper “A Model Based Framework for Testing Safety and Security in Operational Technology Environments’’ was accepted at IEEE/EFTA 2022

2022-07-25    Pushparaj Bhosale´s paper “Automating Safety and Security Risk Assessment in Industrial Control Systems: Challenges and Constraints” was accepted at IEEE/EFTA 2022

2022-06-08 Clara Fischer presented her publication “An Investigation of the Measurement of Transient Contacts in Human-Robots Interaction” at WFCS

2022-06-08    Siegfried Hollerer´s paper “Risk Assessments Considering Safety, Security, and Their Interdependencies in OT Environments” wa accepted at ARES 2022

2022-04-28    Faculty Meeting @ TIC (Technology & Innovation Centre TÜV AUSTRIA)

2022-04-28    Ali Hosseinis presented his paper “A Safety and Security Reference Architecture for Asset Administration Shell Design” at WFCS 2022

2022-03-31    Stakeholder Workshop – The results of the individual workshops were presented

2022-03-07   Bernd Hader presented his paper “Democratizing Industrial Collaborative Robot Technology through Interactive Workshops in Learning Factories” at CLF 2022

2022-02-03    Siegfried Hollerer has successfully passed his Proficiency Evaluation

2022-01-27     Faculty Meeting



TÜV AUSTRIA SafeSecLab Safety & Security Days 2021

2021-11-30     Safety & Security Days, Pilotfabrik: #SafeSecLab Faculty meets Stakeholder -> postponed to 2022-03-28

2021-11-29     Safety & Security Days, TU Wien: Scientific Advisory Board meets #SafeSecLab Faculty -> online

2021-11-29     Safety& Security Days, Steering Board Meeting -> online


2021-10-27     The final version of the book chapter “Challenges in OT-Security and their Impacts on Safety-related Cyber-Physical Production Systems” by Siegfried Hollerer, Bernhard Brenner, Pushparaj Bhosale, Clara Fischer, Ali Hosseini, Sofia Maragkou and Maximilian Papa was accepted and is about to be published soon via Springer

2021-10-15     Siegfried Hollerer’s paper “Security and safety threat modeling in edge computing.” was accepted at ACM/IEEE SEC

2021-10-11     Siegfried Hollerer presented the paper “Cobot attack: a security assessment exemplified by a specific collaborative robot” by Siegfried Hollerer, Clara Fischer, Bernhard Brenner, Maximilian Papa, Sebastian Schlund, Wolfgang Kastner, Joachim Fabini and Tanja Zsebyat at CRIP DET 

October 2021 Clara Fischers article “Ansatz zur Integration biomechanischer Grenzwerte1, Prozesssimulationen kollaborativer Mensch-Roboter-Arbeitssysteme” is published in the October issue of ASU Zeitschrift für medizinische Prävention

2021-09-17     Siegfried Hollerer’s journal article “Safety und Security – ein Spannungsfeld in der industriellen Praxis” was published in “Elektrotechnik & Informationstechnik”

2021-09-09     Raj Bhosale presents his paper “A Centralised or Distributed Risk Assessment using Asset Administration Shell” at IEEE ETFA

2021-06-09     Siegfried Hollerer and Ali Hosseini present their papers “(Towards a Threat Modeling Approach Addressing Security and Safety in OT Environments” and “Towards Adding Safety and Security Properties to the Industry 4.0 Asset Administration Shell” at IEEE WFCS

2021-03-03      Clara Fischer presented her paper “Ansatz zur Integration biomechanischer Grenzwerte in Prozesssimulationen kollaborativer Mensch-Roboter-Arbeitssysteme”, GfA, Dortmund (Hrsg.) at the  Frühjahrskongress 2021, Bochum, Arbeit HUMAINE gestalten



2020-12-03     Scientific Advisory Board Meeting #1

2020-09-15     #SafeSecLab Kick-off Event