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AbdelRahman Abdou

Assistant Professor

Phone:613-520-2600 x 4277

Research Interests

Internet Security

Specific Research Interests

Internet Measurements, Computer Systems and Network Security, SSL/TLS, Secure DNS, Authentication, Secure BGP, Secure Internet Geolocation, Software Defined-Network Security.


Dr. Abdou is an Assistant Professor at the School of Computer Science, Carleton University. He spent a year as a Senior Research Scientist at the System Security group, part of the Institut für Informationssicherheit, ETH Zürich, Switzerland. Dr. Abdou received his PhD (2015) in Systems and Computer Engineering from Carleton University. His research was nominated to, and won, Best Paper and Distinguished Paper awards, and is often featured in hacker and technical blogs, scientific magazines and national news papers. He is a committee member of the European Symposium on Security and Privacy.

Research Group

Carleton Internet Security Lab (CISL):