About the group

The IWiT lab is working on projects that revolve around human-computer interaction and computational analysis of human behavior, applying this knowledge to solve real-world privacy and security challenges. The…

New funded project — Less is More: Addressing Mobile Application Security and Privacy through Debloating

We are delighted to announce that we received funding for our project “Less is More: Addressing Mobile Application Security and Privacy through Debloating” from Singapore’s National Cybersecurity R&D…

Interview in Calcalist about the new Israeli “Facebook Law”

Eran was interviewed in Calcalist daily economic newspaper about the new authorization of a new law in the Israeli government ministerial committee that allows law enforcement agencies to require…

New Masters Project by Hadar Shtern Salem: Views of Personal Genetics Testing and the Effect of Cancer Statistics

We are happy to announce that Hadar Shtern Salem had successfully defended her project “Views of Personal Genetics Testing and the Effect of Cancer Statistics”, co-advised by Dr….

The lab research in Calcalist’s podcast: the externalities of Israel’s COVID cell phone tracking

The lab research was featured in a podcast and an article at Calcalist’s, one of Israel’s leading economics daily newspapers. Eran had introduced our results from our preprint,…

Israel’s COVID-19 Cellular Tracking: Interview at GLZ Radio

Eran was interviewed by Efi Trigger on GLZ morning news show about the return of the cellular tracking for COVID contact tracing. The recording can be found here:…

Python programming workshop for kids: based on the visual Turtle Package

In unrelated news, here is the material for a Python programming workshop that we run in our local high school. The workshop, in Hebrew, is based on the…

Speaking at the Innovation for Democracy Online Conference

Eran will be speaking at the Innovation for Democracy conference. It will be held online at Tapiai on 24/25 November 2021.  The lab will be featured in the “don’t…