Contact information

Email: Wolfgang {dot} Hommel {at} lrz {dot} de
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Phone: +49-89-35831-7821
Fax: +49-89-35831-7621
Office: LRZ I.2.074 (2nd floor)
Postal address: Boltzmannstr. 1, D-85748 Garching n. Munich

Current projects

  • GÉANT GN4 SA3, SA4, SA5, SA7, JRA1, JRA2, JRA3
  • Celtic-Plus Project SASER: Safe and Secure European Routing; Subtask: Secure network operations and network security management
  • Security Management @ LRZ: Organizational and technical measures for IT security management and data protection based on ISO/IEC 27000. Developed and maintained tools include:
  • ISO/IEC 20000 @ LRZ: Standards-based IT service management processes for the Leibniz Supercomputing Centre

Previous projects


Research interests

  • Information Security:
    • Identity & access management, federated identity management, trust management
    • Security management, security metrics, and security reporting
    • Intrusion detection, insider threat detection, honeypots
    • Security monitoring, security information & event management, vulnerability management
    • Security frameworks, secure system design, system hardening, penetration testing
    • System- and application-level security analysis
    • Integrated network, system, application, and enterprise planning and management
    • Security management processes, e.g., based on ISO/IEC 27001
  • Network management:
    • Multi-domain Network Management:
      • Monitoring
      • Fault management
      • Performance management
      • Dynamic link provisioning
    • End-to-end Quality-of-Service Management
    • Customer Network Management