Lisa Ball

Lisa Ball, M.Sc.

Position: Research Assistant (former member)

In 2007 I started my studies in Kommunikationsinformatik at University of Applied Sciences in Worms. I  received my bachelor’s degree in August 2010. Afterwards I startet my studies in computer science at University of Applied Sciences h_da in Darmstadt and received my master’s degree in August 2012. Since November 2012 I’m a member of the da/sec group.

Research Interests

  • Software-defined Networking Security
  • Network-based anomaly detection


  • Master Projekt Systementwicklung I (WS2014)
  • IT-security seminar (SS2014)
  • Bachelor Projekt Systementwicklung: IT Sicherheit (SS2013)


  1. Jessica Steinberger, Benjamin Kuhnert, Christian Dietz, Lisa Ball, Anna Sperotto, Harald Baier, Aiko Pras and Gabi Dreo: „DDoS Defense using MTD and SDN“ in Proceedings of IEEE/IFIP Network Operations and Management Symposium (NOMS’18), Taipeh (Taiwan), April 2018, to appear.
  2. Lisa Schehlmann, Sebastian Abt, Harald Baier: Blessing or Curse? Revisiting Security Aspects of Software-Defined Networking. In Proceedings of 1st International Workshop on Management of SDN and NFV Systems (ManSDN/NFV 2014), Rio de Janeiro (Brazil), November 2014.
  3. Lisa Schehlmann, Harald Baier: COFFEE: a Concept based on OpenFlow to Filter and Erase Events of botnet activity at high-speed nodes. In Proceedings of GI INFORMATIK 2013, Workshop on Network-based Anomaly Detection (NAD 2013), Koblenz, September 2013.
  4. Jessica Steinberger, Lisa Schehlmann, Sebastian Abt, Harald Baier: Anomaly detection and mitigation at Internet scale: A survey. In Proceedings of 7th International Conference on Autonomous Infrastructure, Management and Security (AIMS 2013), Barcelona (Spain), June 2013.