Markus Zoppelt

Markus Zoppelt

Co-Founder of UMBRA Security, Researcher, Private Investor

Nuremberg Institute of Technology / FAU


Hi, I’m a security specialist from Nuremberg, Germany. My research interests include Automotive Security and Password Hardened Encryption (PHE) Services. Please check out UMBRA where we aim to protect sensitive user information with modern cryptography.

I am also very passionate about investing and cryptocurrencies.


  • Security & Privacy
  • Cryptography
  • Software Security Engineering
  • Investing


  • PhD Student, 2017 - 2021


  • M.Sc. in Computer Science, 2017

    Nuremberg Institute of Technology

  • B.Sc. in Computer Science, 2015

    Nuremberg Institute of Technology



- a Security Abstraction Model for automotive software systems.

Hexagon Hamlet for iOS

- a minimalist city-builder game. Joint work with @twinfox2 and @FabianFuchsDev.

Download on the App Store

Recent Publications