Xavier de Carné de Carnavalet

Research Assistant Professor
Department of Computing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University


My research interests span across network security and privacy, web security, Internet measurement, passwords and authentication, software and firmware security, and applications of machine learning to security.

Mailing address:
PQ806, Mong Man Wai building, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
11 Yuk Choi Rd, Hung Hom, Kowloon, Hong Kong

📧 ORCID DBLP profile @xavier2dc

> Looking for highly motivated PhD/MPhil students, Research Assistants with a B.Sc. or Master's, in the areas of Network/Web Security and Privacy, Passwords and Authentication, Internet Measurement, and Firmware Security. Please contact me if you are interested.

About me

My most popular work includes a comparison of TrueCrypt's sources against the official binaries, my evaluation of popular password strength meters, and my study of how badly antivirus and parental control applications break TLS connections to filter content.

Please check my tutorial on how to correctly parse my name to make my day brighter, thanks!

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