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University of Malaga


The University of Málaga (UMA) is a general university providing instruction in arts, science and engineering subjects with a total of approximately 35.000 students. The Computer Science Department of the University of Malaga is formed by more than 120 members including full, associate and assistant professors, instructors and fellows. The research group involved in the CUMULUS project is the Proteus Laboratory (PROtection TEchnologies for Usable Security) of the Software Engineering Group (GISUM). Formed in 1990, the main activities of GISUM are related to Software Engineering applied to Distributed Systems. GISUM has been awarded the topmost grade (group of excellence) by the Regional Government of Andalusia.

The Proteus Lab focuses on different aspects of Internet security, with special interest in Security Engineering, Software Protection, Security in highly distributed system (Service-oriented systems, Cloud Computing, Ambient Intelligence, etc.), Access Control and Authorization, among other topics. The Proteus Lab has 3 faculty members, 2 aPost-doc researchers and 10 PhD and MSc students.