Company

Compass Security is a Swiss company with 45 employees and offices in Switzerland and Germany. Founded in 1999 by Walter Sprenger and Ivan Bütler, Compass Security has developed into a technically outstanding and IT-Security consulting company recognized throughout Europe..

The Compass Security board of directors consists of Ivan Bütler (president), Walter Sprenger and Bruno Wildhaber. Together they have managed and developed the self-financed and profitable company since its foundation. Since 2012, Compass Security has been organized as a management holding company

Compass Security is well-positioned to adequately  react to the strong demands for professional IT security services as well to meet the growing needs for internationalization.

CALENDAR

Beer-Talk #18 in Berlin: How to pwn a Global Player in two days

Thanks to greater financial and personal resources, large companies are better equipped against hacking attacks than smaller companies and startups.... Read more

Beer-Talk #27 in Zurich: WiFi Open to WPA3

WiFi is omnipresent, but the networks often have weaknesses. Does the WPA3 standard provide additional defenses? We will show you whether the WiFi... Read more

5. Digital Real Estate Summit 2019

The place to meet the digital real estate industry. Read more

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NEWS

Vulnerability in mod_auth_openidc module

Mischa Bachmann has identified a reflected cross site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in the mod_auth_openidc module for the Apache 2.x HTTP server. Read more

Compass Security supervises scientific work

Compass Security volunteers as supervisor for academic work and studies relating to information security. Read more

Vulnerability in the Siemens SICAM A8000 Series web interface

Emanuel Duss and Nicolas Heiniger have identified an XXE vulnerability in the web interface of the Siemens SICAM A8000 Series. Read more

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Compass Security Blog

XSS worm – A creative use of web application vulnerability

In my free time, I like to do some bug bounty hunting. For some reasons, I’ve been doing this almost exclusively for Swisscom. One of the reason is that the scope is very broad and I like to have this... mehr

Substitutable Message Service

Have you ever said something and later regretted it? Or written an email to someone and then wished it had not happened? Or sent an SMS message but afterward desired to change its content? Well,... mehr

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