Photograph of Mark Ryan, from above (taken from a balcony)

Mark Ryan

Open letter about privacy risks of Covid proximity tracing apps

We coordinated a letter from 200 people expressing our concerns about the proposed NHSX contact tracing app.

The letter and its context

Role and research interests

I lead the Centre for Security and Privacy at University of Birmingham.
  • Applied cryptography and security protocols
  • Analysis of security systems
  • Achieving confidentiality from cloud providers
  • Internet of things security
  • Privacy
  • Electronic voting
  • Security of machine learning

Current projects

Recent past projects

Recent programme committees

Euro S&P 2019, ESORICS 2018, CSF 2018, ISC 2018, ETAPS-POST 2018, E-Vote-ID 2018