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 Since it was founded in 2016, the Institut Mines-Télécom’s Cyber CNI Chair has become a key international player in the field of research and training in Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity


mission 1 research

Carry out research on security in critical infrastructure.

mission 2 research training

Provide research training to a new generation of students across Institut Mines-Télécom.

mission 3 industry

Forge ties with industry and strengthen cohesion across the region.

mission 4 promote security research

Promote our security research to the technical community and beyond.

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The Cyber CNI Chair is working on cutting edge approaches to system and digital services security. It also addresses the issues central to industrial control system security , particularly in critical infrastructure. This kind of cybersecurity expertise is now vital for essential service operators.

The four research themes :

  • Analytics
  • Metrics
  • Remediation
  • Data Management
Learn more on the researches


Wed, Mar 31, 2021, 17 CET I Sylvain Guilley (Secure-IC) – Addressing security breaches through trusted data management

March 31, 2021, at 17h CET, Sylvain Guilley, co-founder and CTO at Secure-IC, France, will give a talk on "Addressing security breaches through trusted data management". This talk will explain how current security breaches, such as data leaks, sabotage and even large-scale ransom attacks, can be addressed through a "trusted data management" approach. Topics will be covered encompass : - End-to-end security for IoTs, from chip to cloud via edge - DevSecOps (Development - Security - Operations) tool chain, security left shift and pre-silicon certification - Lifecycle management, example of transitioning to Post-Quantum Cryptography - Security improvements with Artifical Intelligence on chip - Trends in different markets: industry 4.0, automotive, marine, government. You are cordially invited to join the free live stream on youtube!

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The CNI Cybersecurity Chair has been able to develop its academic and industrial partnerships as a member of the Regional Cyber Excellence Cluster of Brittany. It has also established close links with major accounts in the cybersecurity sector and with essential service operators.

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