• Václav Bartoš, Martin Zadnik, Sheikh Mahbub Habib, Emmanouil Vasilomanolakis: Network entity characterization and attack prediction. Elsevier Future Generation Computer Systems – vol. 97 pp. 674-686 (2019)[doi][pdf]
  • Leon Böck, Emmanouil Vasilomanolakis, Jan Helge Wolf, Max Mühlhäuser: Autonomously Detecting Sensors in Fully Distributed Botnets. Elsevier Computers & Security – vol. 83 pp. 1-13 (2019) [doi] [pdf]
  • Emmanouil Vasilomanolakis, Max Mühlhäuser: Detection and Mitigation of Monitor Identification Attacks in Collaborative Intrusion Detection Systems. International Journal of Network Management – 2018;e2059. (2018) [doi[pdf]
  • Carlos Garcia Cordero, Giulia Traverso, Mehrdad Nojoumian, Sheikh Mahbub Habib, Max Mühlhäuser, Johannes Buchmann, Emmanouil Vasilomanolakis: Sphinx: a Colluder-Resistant Trust Mechanism for Collaborative Intrusion Detection. IEEE ACCESS – Vol. 6 pp. 72427-72438 (2018) [doi[pdf]
  • Emmanouil Vasilomanolakis, Shankar Karuppayah, Max Mühlhäuser, Mathias Fischer: Taxonomy and Survey of Collaborative Intrusion Detection. ACM Comput. Surv. 47(4): 55:1-55:33 (2015) [doi] [pdf]

Conferences & Workshops

(* selected papers, peer-reviewed only)
  • Johannes Mols, Emmanouil Vasilomanolakis: Visualizing the Bitcoin’s OP_RETURN operator. ACM International Symposium on Mobile Ad Hoc Networking and Computing (Mobihoc) 2020 [pdf]
  • Leon Böck, Shankar Karuppayah, Jens Keim, Emmanouil Vasilomanolakis: Botnet Simulation Framework (BSF). Black Hat USA 2020 (Arsenal) [code]
  • Martin Fejrskov Andersen, Jens Myrup Pedersen, Emmanouil Vasilomanolakis: Cyber-security research by ISPs: A NetFlow and DNS Anonymization Policy. International Conference on Cyber Security and Protection of Digital Services (IEEE Cyber Security) 2020 [pdf]
  • Johannes Mols, Emmanouil Vasilomanolakis: ethVote: Towards secure voting with distributed ledgers. International Conference on Cyber Security and Protection of Digital Services (IEEE Cyber Security) 2020 [pdf]
  • Nikolaos Alexopoulos, Emmanouil Vasilomanolakis, Stephane Le Roux, Steven Rowe and Max Mühlhäuser: TRIDEnT: Towards a Decentralized Threat Indicator Marketplace. ACM/SIGAPP Symposium On Applied Computing (SAC) 2020 [doi] [pdf]
  • Martin Fejrskov Andersen, Emmanouil Vasilomanolakis, Jens Myrup Pedersen: ISP-level identification of malicious traffic: Challenges and opportunities. 24th Nordic Conference on Secure IT Systems (NordSec) 2019 (poster session)
  • Leon Böck, Nikolaos Alexopoulos, Emine Saracoglu, Max Mühlhäuser, Emmanouil Vasilomanolakis: Assessing the Threat of Blockchain-based Botnets. Symposium on Electronic Crime Research (eCrime) 2019 [doi] [pdf]
  • Leon Böck, Shankar Karuppayah, Kory Fong, Max Mühlhäuser, Emmanouil Vasilomanolakis: Challenges of Accurately Measuring Churn in P2P Botnets. ACM CSS 2019 (poster session) [doi] [pdf]

  • Leon Böck, Emmanouil Vasilomanolakis, Max Mühlhäuser, Shankar Karuppayah: Next Generation P2P Botnets: Monitoring under Adverse Conditions. RAID 2018 [doi[pdf]
  • Jörg Daubert, Dhanasekar Boopalan, Max Mühlhäuser, Emmanouil Vasilomanolakis: HoneyDrone: a medium-interaction Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Honeypot. IEEE/IFIP DISSECT 2018 [doi[pdf]
  • Emmanouil Vasilomanolakis, Jörg Daubert, Dhanasekar Boopalan, Max Mühlhäuser: Don’t Steal my Drone: Catching Attackers with an Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Honeypot. IEEE/IFIP NOMS 2018 (demo session) [doi] [pdf]
  • Emmanouil Vasilomanolakis, Sheikh Mahbub Habib, Pavlos Milaszewicz, Rabee Sohail Malik, Max Mühlhäuser: Towards Trust-Aware Collaborative Intrusion Detection: Challenges and Solutions. IFIPTM 2017: 94-109 [doi[pdf]
  • Emmanouil Vasilomanolakis, Noorulla Sharief, Max Mühlhäuser: Defending against Probe-Response Attacks. IEEE/IFIP DISSECT@IM 2017: 1046-1051 [doi[pdf]
  • Emmanouil Vasilomanolakis, Jan Helge Wolf, Leon Böck, Max Mühlhäuser, Shankar Karuppayah: I Trust my Zombies: a Trust-enabled Botnet. Black Hat Europe 2017 [pdf]
  • Carlos Garcia Cordero, Emmanouil Vasilomanolakis, Max Mühlhäuser: ID2T – The Intrusion Detection Dataset Generation Toolkit. Black Hat Europe 2017 (demo session) [code]
  • Nikolaos Alexopoulos, Emmanouil Vasilomanolakis, Natalia Reka Ivanko, Max Mühlhäuser: Towards Blockchain-Based Collaborative Intrusion Detection Systems. CRITIS 2017 [doi[pdf]
  • Nikolaos Alexopoulos, Emmanouil Vasilomanolakis, Natalia Reka Ivanko, Tamara Frieß, Max Mühlhäuser: TRIDEnT: Trustworthy collaboRative Intrusion DETection. USENIX Security 2017 (poster session) [pdf]
  • Emmanouil Vasilomanolakis, Michael Stahn, Carlos Garcia Cordero, Max Mühlhäuser: On Probe-Response Attacks in Collaborative Intrusion Detection Systems. IEEE CNS 2017: 279-286 [doi] [pdf]
  • Shankar Karuppayah, Emmanouil Vasilomanolakis, Steffen Haas, Mathias Fischer, Max Mühlhäuser: BoobyTrap: On Autonomously Detecting and Characterizing Crawlers in P2P Botnets. IEEE ICC 2016:1-7 [doi[pdf]
  • Emmanouil Vasilomanolakis, Shreyas Srinivasa, Carlos Garcia Cordero, Max Mühlhäuser: Multi-stage Attack Detection and Signature Generation with ICS Honeypots. IEEE/IFIP DISSECT@NOMS 2016:1227-1232 [pdf] [code]
  • Emmanouil Vasilomanolakis, Carlos Garcia Cordero, Nikolay Milanov, Max Mühlhäuser: Towards the creation of synthetic, yet realistic, intrusion detection datasets. IEEE/IFIP DISSECT@NOMS 2016:1209-1214 [code][pdf]
  • Emmanouil Vasilomanolakis, Matthias Kruegl, Carlos Garcia Cordero, Mathias Fischer, Max Mühlhäuser: SkipMon: a Locality-Aware Collaborative Intrusion Detection System. IEEE IPCCC 2015:1-8 [doi[pdf]
  • Emmanouil Vasilomanolakis, Michael Stahn, Carlos Garcia Cordero, Max Mühlhäuser: Probe-response attacks on collaborative intrusion detection systems: effectiveness and countermeasures. IEEE CNS 2015:699-700 [doi[pdf]
  • Emmanouil Vasilomanolakis, Shreyas Srinivasa, Max Mühlhäuser: Did you really hack a nuclear power plant? An industrial control mobile honeypot. IEEE CNS 2015:729-730 [doi[pdf] [code]
  • Carlos Garcia Cordero, Emmanouil Vasilomanolakis, Nikolay Milanov, Christian Koch, David Hausheer, Max Mühlhäuser: ID2T: a DIY dataset creation toolkit for Intrusion Detection Systems. IEEE CNS 2015:739-740 [code[pdf]
  • Emmanouil Vasilomanolakis, Jörg Daubert, Manisha Luthra, Vangelis Gazis, Alexander Wiesmaier, Panagiotis Kikiras: On the Security and Privacy of Internet of Things Architectures and Systems. SIoT@ESORICS 2015:49-57 [doi[pdf]
  • Vangelis Gazis, Manuel Görtz, Marco Huber, Alessandro Leonardi, Kostas Mathioudakis, Alexander Wiesmaier, Florian Zeiger, Emmanouil Vasilomanolakis:
    A Survey of Technologies for the Internet of Things. IWCMC 2015:1090-1095 [doi[pdf]
  • Carlos Garcia Cordero, Emmanouil Vasilomanolakis, Mathias Fischer, Max Mühlhäuser: Community-based Collaborative Intrusion Detection. ATCS@SecureComm 2015: 665-681 [doi[pdf]
  • Emmanouil Vasilomanolakis, Shankar Karuppayah, Panayotis Kikiras, Max Mühlhäuser: A honeypot-driven cyber incident monitor: lessons learned and steps ahead. ACM SIN 2015:158-164 [doi] [pdf]
  • Emmanouil Vasilomanolakis, Shankar Karuppayah, Mathias Fischer, Max Mühlhäuser: HosTaGe: a Mobile Honeypot for Collaborative Defense. ACM SIN 2014:330-333 [doi[pdf] [code]
  • Vangelis Gazis, Carlos Garcia Cordero, Emmanouil Vasilomanolakis, Panayotis Kikiras, Alexander Wiesmaier: Security Perspectives for Collaborative Data Acquisition in the Internet of Things. SaSeIoT 2014:271-282 [doi[pdf]
  • Emmanouil Vasilomanolakis, Shankar Karuppayah, Mathias Fischer, Mihai Plasoianu, Wulf Pfeiffer, Lars Pandikow, Max Mühlhäuser: This Network is Infected: HosTaGe – a Low-Interaction Honeypot for Mobile Devices. SPSM@CCS 2013:43-48 [doi[pdf] [code]
  • Emmanouil Vasilomanolakis, Mathias Fischer, Peter Ebinger, Panayotis Kikiras, Sebastian Schmerl, Max Mühlhäuser: Collaborative Intrusion Detection in Smart Energy Grids. ICS-CSR 2013:97-100 [pdf]


  • Emmanouil Vasilomanolakis: On Collaborative Intrusion Detection.Technische Universität Darmstadt, Germany 2016, pp. 1-205, Ph.D. thesis [pdf]
  • Emmanouil Vasilomanolakis: Honeypots and Information Systems Security. University of the Aegean, National Center of Scientific Research “Demokritos”, 2011, pp. 1-183, M.Sc. Thesis
  • Emmanouil Vasilomanolakis, Sokratis Vavilis: A Study of the Security Offered by Modern Hash Functions. University of the Aegean, 2009, pp. 1-215, Diploma Thesis