Vincent Drury

Vincent Drury Copyright: Research Group IT-Security, RWTH Aachen
Lehr- und Forschungsgebiet IT-Sicherheit


Building: UMIC Research Centre (2165)

Room: 213

Mies-van-der-Rohe-Str. 15

52074 Aachen


Phone: +49 241 80 20564
Fax: +49 241 80 22731

Research Interest

  • Phishing
    • Attacker behavior
    • Defense strategies
  • Security Education
    • Threats to end-users
    • Learning games


  • SS 19: Exercise: Data Communication and Security
  • SS19: Seminar (Bachelor): Kryptographie und IT-Sicherheit
  • SS19: Seminar (Master): Advanced Topics in Cryptography and IT-Security

BA/MA Theses

  • In Progress:
    • Multi-Factor Authentication and Phishing (MA)
    • Analysis and Creation of Phishing Emails (BA)
    • Phishing Email Collection and Detection (MA)
    • Timeline of Phishing Campaigns (BA)
  • Finished Theses:
    • 2020, Tobias Johnen, Collection of User Data for Personalized Phishing Education (BA)
    • 2020, Karl Kämmerling, Personalization Interface for Anti-Phishing Learning Games (BA)
    • 2020, Kai Liehr, Developing a tool to generate phishing URLs for user education and proactive detection (BA)
    • 2020, Malte Reddig, Visualization of Security-Related Information in Email (BA)
    • 2019, Justus von Brandt, Phishing website hosting structure (BA)
    • 2019, Felix Fernholz, Design and Implementation of a Learning Game for Phishing-URL Creation (BA)
    • 2019, Lorenzo Sorressa, Beat the Filter- Conception of an educational game for classification of phishing-URLs (BA)

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Title Author(s)
No Phishing With the Wrong Bait: Reducing the Phishing Risk by Address Separation
Contribution to a book, Contribution to a conference proceedings (2020)
Drury, Vincent Jakob
Meyer, Ulrike
Towards Personalized Game-Based Learning in Anti-Phishing Education
Contribution to a book, Contribution to a conference proceedings (2020)
Röpke, Rene Christian
Schroeder, Ulrik
Drury, Vincent Jakob
Meyer, Ulrike
Certified Phishing : Taking a Look at Public Key Certificates of Phishing Websites
Contribution to a book, Contribution to a conference proceedings (2019)
Drury, Vincent
Meyer, Ulrike