Awards & Talks


  • Best paper award: for the paper “Towards the creation of synthetic, yet realistic, intrusion detection datasets”. IEEE/IFIP DISSECT, Istanbul, Turkey. 2016
  • Scholarship Winner: for the attendance of the Honeynet Project workshop. Honeynet Project, Warsaw, Poland. 2014
  • Doctoral Scholarship: granted from the Technische Universität Darmstadt and the Center for Advanced Security Research Darmstadt (CASED). Darmstadt, Germany. 2012

Invited Talks

  • Botnets: an endless cat and mouse game?
    The IT University of Copenhagen (ITU), Denmark. 2019
  • Towards next-generation collaborative network defense
    Software and Systems Research Seminar Series, Linköping University, Sweden. 2018
  • I trust my zombies: a trust-enabled botnet
    Cybersecurity Seminar, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK. 2017
  • A short introduction to honeypots
    FOSSCOMM, Athens, Greece. 2013