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Short bio

I received the master degree in computer science in 2016, at the University of Padova, Italy, with a thesis about the application of relational data mining. From October 2018, I am a PhD Student at the Brain, Mind and Computer Science (BMCS) School of the University of Padua under the supervision of Prof. Mauro Conti. I am a member of the SPRITZ research group.
My research interests lie primarily on the security of the authentication systems, with a particular focus on those systems based on Machine Learning. So far, I have mainly focused on behavioural biometrics.

Full CV (last update: November 23)

List of Publications

Journal Papers

  • Stefano Cecconello, Alberto Compagno, Mauro Conti, Daniele Lain, & Gene Tsudik.
    Skype & Type: Keyboard Eavesdropping in Voice-over-IP.
    ACM Transactions on Privacy and Security (TOPS), 22 columns (4), 1-34, 2019. DOI:10.1145/3365366.

International Conferences And Workshops

  • Mattia Carlucci, Stefano Cecconello, Mauro Conti, & Piero Romare.
    Eathentication: A Chewing-based Authentication Method.
    2020 IEEE Conference on Communications and Network Security (CNS), Avignon, France, 2020, pp. 1-9. DOI: 10.1109/CNS48642.2020.9162343.
  • Moreno Ambrosin, Stefano Cecconello, Mauro Conti, & Daniele Lain.
    A roaming-based denial of service attack on LTE networks: poster.
    Proceedings of the 10th ACM Conference on Security and Privacy in Wireless and Mobile Networks, 283-284, 2017. DOI:10.1145/3098243.3106027.

Teaching activities

  • Organizer for CyberChallenge (2020), University of Padova.
  • Teaching assistant of Database course (2019/2020). Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, University of Padova.
  • Teaching assistant of Computer Science and bioinformatics for Biology (2018/2019, 2019/2020). Bachelor's degree in Biology, University of Padova.

Contact Me

Office #731, 7th floor
Torre Archimede, via Trieste 63
35121 Padova, Italy.