PhD Student - Cybersecurity, Network Traffic AnonymizationEmail: firstname.lastname@example.org
PhD Scolarship: Strengthening IoT Privacy and Security
Thomas Favale comes from Brindisi (Italy) and was born on April 1st, 1994. He got his Master Degree in Computer Engineering, specializing in the network branch, in 2019 at Politecnico di Torino.
From May 2019 he started the Ph.D. at Politecnico di Torino under the supervision of Professor Marco Mellia, joining the Interdepartmental Center for SmartData@PoliTo. His research activity initially focused on the problem of anonymisation of network traffic. He developed ⍺-Mon: a tool capable of applying a new form of real-time anonymization for streaming traffic, called z-anonymity.
He is currently involved in the study of malicious traffic on Darknets and Honeypots.