Paolo Roccetti

Paolo Roccetti

Biography

He graduated as an engineer from the Bologna University, and works at Engineering’s R&D labs since 2005. His technical background includes grid computing and security of distributed systems. He leads the CyberSecurity team that is involved in EU and national research projects. Past work includes a threat intelligence solution to fight botnets (FP7 project ACDC) and a risk assessment tool for cyber threats in industry (FP7 project CYSPA). His research team is now working on social engineering topic, by coordinating the creation of a Social-Driven Vulnerability Assessment framework (H2020 project DOGANA) and contributing to a phishing detection service (EIT project WAFFLE). He is coordinating two H2020 projects: COMPACT, to improve the resilience of Local Public Administrations against cyberattacks, and HERMENEUT, to assess cyber risks on intangible assets of organizations.