Jakub Breier

Senior Cryptography Security Analyst, Underwriters Laboratories

Jakub Breier currently works as a Senior Cryptography Security Analyst at UL Singapore, focusing on side-channel evaluation of smart cards. He finished his PhD in Applied Informatics from Slovak University of Technology in 2013. Before his current role, he worked as a Research Scientist at Physical Analysis and Cryptographic Engineering laboratory at Nanyang Technological University, Singapore between 2013-2018. His main interests include physical attacks on cryptographic circuits, more specifically fault and side-channel attacks with emphasis on automated methods for fault analysis. He has published over 40 papers in peer reviewed journals and conferences, and 3 book chapters, with the majority of works in the field of physical attacks. He is currently writing a book on this topic.