B.Sc. Jennifer Gabriel

PhD Researcher

Jennifer Gabriel has more than 10 years of professional experience in the field of IT security. She mainly worked as an IT and Information Security Consultant. In 2020 she completed her B.Sc. degree in computer science with specialization in IT security at the Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany. Shortly after, she joined ComNets. Her current research focus is wireless network security, especially in 5G and Wi-Fi networks.


Phone: +49 351 463-40858
Email: jennifer.gabriel@tu-dresden.de
Room: BAR I/25

Research Interests

  • Security Management Systems
  • Physical Layer Security
  • Security in Critical Infrastructure
  • Attack Vectors to Communication Systems

Open Topics for Student/Bachelors/Diploma/Masters

Currently there are no open topics.



  • ICT 4 Samrt Grids – Co-Lecturer
  • ComNets2 – Teaching Assistant

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  • ICT for Smart Grids – Co – Lecturer


Diploma Thesis

  • Rate Control in Mesh Networks using Opportunistic Routing (Jennifer Schwardt)
  • Denial-of-Service Resilience for WPA3 (Silvio Ankerman)
  • Security Analysis of Multi-Access Edge Computing in 5G (Tobias Fischer)

Student Thesis

  • Speeding up Defense Mechanisms Against Pollution Attacks (Juncen Zhong)
  • Transparente Datenverschlüsselung in Kubernetes (Silvio Ankermann)
  • Design and Analysis of a Testbed for IETF Network Slicing (Yankai Su)
  • Evaluation and Simulation of Common Randomness Generation for Physical Layer Security (Yang Xu)


  • Security Aspects of 5G Network Slicing (Yankai Su)


  • European Wireless 2022
  • IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics and Security 2022
  • European Wireless 2021


2021  –  ACM WiSec  –  Tutorial: Real World 5G Campus Network as Testbed

Invited Talks

2023 – Absicherung von 5G-Campusnetzen mit dem BSI IT-Grundschutz – Aktueller Stand und Ausblick — 5G.NRW Competence Center, Fokusgruppe 5G und IT-Sicherheit – Wie sich Campusnetze sicher betreiben lassen, 31. Januar 2023

2022 – Sicherheitsanforderungen in 5G-Campusnetzen und der BSI IT-Grundschutz — Sicherheit für das Netz der Zukunft: 5G im BSI IT-Grundschutz Kontext, 3. IT-Grundschutz-Tag 2022, Dresden, Germany



Lehmann, Christopher; Schwardt, Jennifer; Gabriel, Jennifer; Fitzek, Frank H. P.

On Rate Probing in Wireless Mesh Networks Proceedings Article

In: International Conference on Electrical, Computer and Energy Technologies (ICECET), Sydney, Australia, 2024.



Gabriel, Jennifer; Seidel, Mauri; Ankermann, Silvio; Fitzek, Frank H. P.

Resilienzmechanismus gegen Dienstverweigerung-Angriffe Patent

DE102022132703A1 pubstate = published, 2022.


Gabriel, Jennifer; Ankermann, Silvio; Seidel, Mauri; Fitzek, Frank H. P.

Transparent Storage Encryption in Kubernetes Proceedings Article

In: European Wireless 2022, 2022.


Gabriel, Jennifer

Transportable Einhausung für Telekommunikationssysteme Book Section

In: pp. 10, BSI, 2022.

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Gabriel, Jennifer; Lundström, Thomas; Fritzsche, Richard

IT-Grundschutz-Profil zur Absicherung von 5G-Campusnetzen Book Section

In: vol. 2022, no. 1.0, pp. 37, BSI, 2022.

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Schmidt, Marcel; Gabriel, Jennifer

Selfmade ISMS Book

tredition, 2022, ISBN: 978-3-347-58651-2.



Senk, Stefan; Itting, Sebastian A. W.; Gabriel, Jennifer; Lehmann, Christopher; Höschele, Thomas; Fitzek, Frank H. P.; Reisslein, Martin

5G NSA and SA Campus Network Testbeds for Evaluating Industrial Automation Proceedings Article

In: European Wireless 2021, 2021.


Acevedo, Javier; Ulbricht, Marian; Gabriel, Jennifer; Fitzek, Frank H. P.

Hardware Accelerated Cryptography for Tactile Internet Proceedings Article

In: European Wireless 2021 (EW 2021), Verona, Italy, 2021.

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