About CyberSec 23

The third cybersecurity conference organized by the cybersecurity Master's students will be taking place on January 2023. For the first time this conference will be presential and will took place in the Escola Superior de Tecnologia e Gestão main auditorium. This event will connect anyone with a particular interest in cybersecurity with the students and the expert faculty. The latest cybersecurity trends and the emerging threats will be discussed along with the presentations. Conference registration is free but mandatory to attend.

Public Event Registration

Registration Formulary

Conference Date

24th January 2023 - Presential Event

Paper Submission Deadline

26th December 2022

Paper Notification Due

11th January 2023

Paper Final version submission

20th January 2023

Submission Template

Overleaf Template

Paper Submission



Artificial Intelligence

AI is a field that combines computer science and robust datasets to enable problem-solving.


Is a system of recording information in a way that makes it very difficult to change or hack the system.

Data Treatment

Access, collection, use, processing, storage, sharing, distribution, security, destruction of any personal, sensitive, or confidential information or data.


Stands for General Regulation of Data Protection, which main objetive is controll the collection, use and exchange of personal data.


Is a process of finding the answer to a question using various research methods.

Vulnerability Exploitation

Take advantage of a exposed vulnerability, usually through code or specific tools.



17:45 - 18:00


18:00 - 18:15

Opening Session


First Round of Presentations

18:15 - 18:30

Exploitation of Vulnerabilities in Indoor Spaces using BLE Beacons

David Verde

18:30 - 18:45

Pandemic Reflexes in the Cybersecurity Sector

Luis Bernardo

18:45 - 19:00

Survey and exploration of vulnerabilities of Virtual Reality Headsets used on healthcare context

Tânia Silva

19:00 - 19:15

Our smart light bulbs are in danger

Pedro Leão

19:15 - 19:30

IT integration and cibersecurity in Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A)

António Pereira

19:30 - 19:45

Web3 Cybersecurity

Ana Rita Melo

19:45 - 20:00

VaaData Company Presentation: Pentesting Challenges

Anne-Fleur Schoch, Nicolas Bonnefous

20:00 - 21:00

Time for Dinner & Networking


Second Round of Presentations

21:00 - 21:15

The Real Threat of Deepfake: a Review of Portuguese Policy

Rafael Kuhl

21:15 - 21:30

Artificial Intelligence's relation with Cybersecurity

Paulo Matos

21:30 - 21:45

OSI Model Cybersecurity: Vulnerabilities and Mitigation Actions

Emanuel Gonçalves

21:45 - 22:00

How Human-Computer Interactions Impacts our Daily Life

Tauheed Khan Mohd, Ph.D. Assistant Professor, Department of Math and Computer Science, Augustana College, US

22:00 - 22:15

Visibility Graphs

João Lopes

22:15 - 22:30

Blockchain Smart Contracts Vulnerabilities

Ricardo Silva

22:30 - 22:45

Implementation of Records of Processing Activities (RPA) in CHULC

Sara Pinheiro

22:45 - 23:00


Rita Peres

23:00 - 23:15

Round Table


Closing Session


General Chairs

Rita Peres, Pedro Pinto (Prof. Dr.)


António Pereira, Luis Bernardo, Ricardo Silva, Tania Silva

Publicity Chairs

Ana Melo, João Lopes, Pedro Leão, Sara Pinheiro

Technical Chairs

David Verde, Paulo Matos, Rafael Kuhl

Previous Events

Being this the third CyberSec edition, bellow are listed the previous events organized:

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