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Miguel Correia is an Associate Professor at Instituto Superior Técnico (IST) of the Universidade de Lisboa (ULisboa), in Lisboa, Portugal. He is a researcher at INESC-ID in the Distributed Systems Group (GSD). He is currently the coordinator of the Master Degree (MSc) in Information Systems and Computer Engineering. He has a PhD in Computer Science from the University of Lisboa Faculty of Sciences. He has been involved in several international and national research projects related to intrusion tolerance and security, including the SafeCloud, PCAS, TCLOUDS, ReSIST, CRUTIAL, and MAFTIA European projects. He has more than 100 publications and is Senior Member of the IEEE. His main research interests are: cyber-security, cloud computing, software security, big data analytics for security, critical infrastructure protection, distributed systems, machine learning for security, intrusion tolerance.

email: miguel.p.correia_AT_tecnico.ulisboa.pt

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research topics

cloud computing security and dependability
intrusion tolerance / byzantine fault tolerance
critical infrastructure protection
software security
others: coordination / tuple spaces, wireless ad-hoc networks, byzantine consensus, intrusion detection, grid computing, distributed multimedia


JITeR: Just-in-time application-layer routing, ComNet 2016
DEKANT: A Static Analysis Tool that Learns to Detect Web Application Vulnerabilities, ISSTA 2016
Hacking the DBMS to Prevent Injection Attacks, CODASPY, 2016
Big Data Analytics for Detecting Host Misbehavior in Large Logs, Trustcom, 2015
Shuttle: Intrusion Recovery for PaaS, ICDCS, 2015
Detecting and Removing Web Application Vulnerabilities with Static Analysis and Data Mining, IEEE Trans. Rel., 2015
• A Multi-Objective Routing Algorithm for Wireless Multimedia Sensor Networks, Applied Soft. Comp., 2015
SCFS: a Shared Cloud-backed File System, Usenix ATC, 2014
DepSky: Dependable and Secure Storage in a Cloud-of-Clouds. ACM Trans. Storage, 2013.

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SafeCloud - Secure and Resilient Cloud Architecture (EC-IST)
PCAS - Personalised Centralized Authentication System (EC-IST)
• LEAD Clouds - Large Efficient And Dependable Clouds (CAPES/CNPq)



WAP - automatic Web Application Protection 7600+ downloads!) (now a OWASP project!)
Shuttle intrusion recovery service for PaaS clouds
SCFS cloud-backed file system
DepSky cloud-of-clouds storage
php parser
MinBFT, MinZyzzyna, Spinning and EBAWA
Randomized Intrusion-Tolerant Asynchronous Services (RITAS)
Detector of integEr vulnerabilitiEs in softwarE Portability (DEEEP)
Dependable Tuple Space (DepSpace)
Trusted Timely Computing Base (TTCB)



28th International Symposium on Computer Architecture and High Performance Computing - SBAC-PAD 2016
13th ACS/IEEE International Conference on Computer Systems and Applications, Systems and Software Security Track - AICCSA 2016
9th Workshop on Resiliency in High Performance Computing (Resilience) in Clusters, Clouds, and Grids - Resilience 2016
2nd International Workshop on Information Security, Assurance and Reliability in the Cloud - WISARC 2016
Sessão de Segurança de Sistemas de Computadores e Comunicações - INForum 2016
International Symposium on Reliable Distributed Systems - Workshop's Chair - SRDS 2016
XVII Workshop de Testes e Tolerância a Falhas - WTF 2016
45th International Conference on Parallel Processing, Algorithms Track - ICPP 2016
16th IFIP International Conference on Distributed Applications and Interoperable Systems - DAIS 2016
2nd ACM Cyber-Physical System Security Workshop - CPSS 2016
2016 International Conference on Parallel Processing, Algorithms Track - ICPP 2016
Simpósio Brasileiro de Redes de Computadores 2016, Minicursos - SBRC 2016
31st ACM/SIGAPP Symposium on Applied Computing, Operating Systems track - SAC 2016
24th Euromicro International Conference on Parallel, Distributed, and Network-Based Processing - Special Session on Security in Parallel, Distributed and Network-Based Computing - PDP 2016



• Security and Network Management (2012/13, 2014/15)
• Intrusion Tolerance, Detection and Response (2011/12, 2012/13, 2013/14, 2014/15)
• Computer Networks (1st semester 2011/12, 2012/13, 2013/14, 2014/15)
• Software Security (1st semester 2011/12, 2012/13, 2013/14, 2014/15, 2015/16)
• Network and Systems Management (2012/13, 2014/15)


I am often looking for post-docs and students willing to do a PhD in Computer Science and Enginnering under my supervision. If you are interested in my research topics and are willing to do a PhD, please send me and email.

My profile at Google Scholar, Microsoft Academic, ACM, DBLP, Scopus, ORCID

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