About SBA Research

Founded in 2006, SBA Research is a COMET Center of Excellence for Information Security located in Vienna, Austria, with approx. 130 employees. In cooperation with, among others, the Vienna University of Technology and international institutions, a dual approach of scientific research and practical implementation offers a unique range of services, ranging from research cooperation to penetration testing and covering security aspects of future key areas such as AI, IoT/Industry 4.0, secure software development, resilience research and security in digitalization. This is complemented by a comprehensive range of training courses.

Principal Investigator

Thomas Neubauer

Key Researcher

National funding organisations


Funded by the BMLRT (Federal Ministry of Agriculture, Regions and Tourism).