28C3 - Version 2.3.5

28th Chaos Communication Congress
Behind Enemy Lines

Eric Filiol

Eric Filiol is the head of the Operational Cryptology and Virology at ESIEA a French Engineer School in Computer Science, Electronics and Control Science. He has spent 21 years in the French Army (French Marines Corps) mainly as a ICT security expert (cryptanalysis, computer virology, cyberwarfare).

He holds a Engineer diploma in Cryptology, a PhD in applied mathematics and computer science and a Habilitation Thesis in Computer Science. His main research interest are Symmetric Cryptosystems analysis (especially from a combinatorial point of view), Computer virology (theoretical and experimental study of new form of malware and anti-malware technologies), Computer warfare techniques. He is also the Scientific Director of the European Institute in Computer Antivirus Research (EICAR) in Germany and the Editor-in-chief of the Journal in Computer Virology. He likes playing Bass Guitar (Jazz), hacking, running (marathon and half marathon) and good wine/food.

Contact

filiol at esiea dot fr