Bernhard J. Berger, Dr. rer. nat.

Research Interests

Static Code Analysis, Software Security, Machine Learning, Research Data Management

Position

Lecturer

Contact Details

Bernhard Johannes Berger
Dr. rer. nat.

Tel.: +49 (0) 40 42878-2832
Fax: +49 (0) 40 42878-2798
Mail: bernhard.berger(at)tuhh.de

Building E, Room 3.012
Directions

Consulting Hours

On appointment


Activities

2022

Reviewer for the Journal Science of Computer Programming, ScienceDirect, 2022.

Program Committee member at the European Workshop on Maritime Systems Resilience and Security (MARESEC), 2022.

Program Committee member at the Mining Software Repositories Conference (MSR), 2022.

2021

Reviewer for the Journal Science of Computer Programming, ScienceDirect, 2021.

2018

Artifact Evaluation Committee member at the ACM SIGSOFT International Symposium on Software Testing and Analysis (ISSTA), 2018.

2017

Reviewer for the Journal IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering, IEEE.


Publications

2022

Christina Plump, Bernhard Berger and Rolf DrechslerUsing density of training data to improve evolutionary algorithms with approximative fitness functions. In 2022 IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation (CEC), 2022 (accepted for publication).

Bernhard J. BergerAutomatic detection of architectural security flawsDoctoral Thesis, 2022.

Christina Plump, Bernhard J. Berger and Rolf DrechslerChoosing the right technique for the right restriction - a domain-specific approach for enforcing search-space restrictions in evolutionary algorithms. In Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Dynamics in Logistics – LDIC 2022, 2022 (accepted for publication).

2021

Marc Asendorf, Hasanur Jaman Seam, Christian Maeder, Salva Daneshgadeh Çakmakçı and Bernhard J. BergerWhere are my containers?. In Proceedings of the first European Workshop on Maritime Systems Resilience and Security (MARESEC 2021), 2021.

Bernhard J. Berger, Christian Maeder and Salva Daneshgadeh ÇakmakçıThreat Modeling Knowledge for the Maritime Community. In Proceedings of the first European Workshop on Maritime Systems Resilience and Security (MARESEC 2021), 2021.

Rodrigue W. Nguempnang, Bernhard J. Berger and Karsten SohreNYPD - Entry Points Detector - Jakarta Server Faces Use Case. In Proceedings of the 21th IEEE International Working Conference on Source Code Analysis and Manipulation (SCAM), IEEE Computer Society Press, 2021.

Christina Plump, Bernhard J. Berger, Rolf DrechslerImproving Evolutionary Algorithms by Enhancing an Approximative Fitness Function Through Prediction Intervals. In 2021 IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation (CEC), 2021.

Christina Plump, Bernhard J. Berger, Rolf DrechslerDomain-driven Correlation-aware Recombination and Mutation Operators for Complex Real-world Applications. In 2021 IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation (CEC), 2021.

2020

Bernhard J. Berger, Rodrigue W. Nguempnang, Karsten Sohr and Rainer KoschkeStatic Extraction of Enforced Authorization Policies - SeeAuthz. In Proceedings of the 20th IEEE International Working Conference on Source Code Analysis and Manipulation (SCAM), IEEE Computer Society Press, 2020.

2019

Bernhard J. Berger, Karsten Sohr, Rainer KoschkeThe Architectural Security Tool Suite - ArchSec. In Proceedings of the 19th IEEE International Working Conference on Source Code Analysis and Manipulation (SCAM), Cleveland, Ohio, 2019. Best Engineering Paper Award.

Bernhard J. Berger, Christian Maeder, Rodrigue W. Nguempnang, Karsten Sohr, Carlos E. Rubio-MedranoTowards Effective Verification of Multi-Model Access Control Properties. In Proceedings of the 24th ACM Symposium on Access Control Models and Technologies (SACMAT 2019), Toronto, Kanada, 2019.

2018

Rainer Koschke, Urs-Bjoern Schmidt, Bernhard J. BergerBuilt-in Clone Detection in Meta Languages. In Proceedings of the Conference on Source Code Analysis and Manipulation (SCAM), IEEE Computer Society Press, 2018.

2016

Bernhard J. Berger, Karsten Sohr and Rainer KoschkeAutomatically Extracting Threats from Extended Data Flow Diagrams. In Proceedings of the 8th International Symposium on Engineering Secure Software and Systems (ESSoS), London, April 2016.

2015

Marc-Andre Laverdiere, Bernhard J. Berger and Ettore MerlotTaint Analysis of Manual Service Compositions using Cross-Application Call Graphs. In 22nd International Conference on Software Analysis, Evolution and Reengineering (SANER), 2015, IEEE Computer Society Press, 2015.

2014

Bernhard J. Berger and Karsten Sohr and Udo H. KalinnaArchitekturelle Sicherheitsanalyse für Android. In D-A-CH Security 2014: Bestandsaufnahme - Konzepte - Anwendungen - Perspektiven, SysSec, 2014.

Steffen Bartsch, Bernhard J. Berger, Eric Bodden, Achim D. Brucker, Jens Heider, Mehmet Kus, Sönke Maseberg, Karsten Sohr and Melanie VolkamerZertifizierte Datensicherheit für Android-Anwendungen auf Basis statischer Programmanalysen. In GI Sicherheit 2014, Lecture Notes in Informatics, GI, 2014.

2013

Steffen Bartsch, Bernhard J. Berger, Michaela Bunke and Karsten SohrThe Transitivity-of-Trust Problem in Android Application Interaction. In Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Availability, Reliability and Security, 2013.

Bernhard J. Berger, Karsten Sohr and Rainer KoschkeExtracting and Analyzing the Implemented Security Architecture of Business Applications. In Proceedings of the 17th European Conference on Software Maintenance and Reengineering, IEEE Computer Society Press, 2013.

2012

Bernhard J. Berger and Karsten SohrAn Approach to Detecting Inter-Session Data Flow Induced by Object Pooling. In Information Security and Privacy Research - IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology, Volume 376/2012, Springer, 2012.

2011

Bernhard J. Berger, Michaela Bunke and Karsten SohrAn Android Security Case Study with Bauhaus. In Proceedings of the 18th Working Conference on Reverse Engineering. IEEE Computer Society, 2011.

Bernhard J. Berger and Michaela BunkeSoftware Security Comprehension. In WSR 2011 / Softwaretechnik-Trends, 31(2), 2011.

2010

Karsten Sohr and Bernhard J. BergerIdea: Towards Architecture-Centric Security Analysis of Software. In Proceedings of the Second International Symposium on Engineering Secure Software and Systems (ESSoS). Springer, 2010.

2008

Bernhard J. Berger, Rainer KoschkeReduzierung der Programmgröße durch Klonerkennung. In GI Jahrestagung(2). Gesellschaft für Informatik, 2008.

2007

Bernhard J. BergerKlonmanagement: Klonerkennung für eingebettete Systeme. Diploma Thesis, Universität Bremen, 2007.