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Silvio Ranise

Silvio Ranise is the director of the Center for Cybersecurity at Fondazione Bruno Kessler and a full professor of Computer Science at the University of Trento Department of Mathematics.

He holds a PhD in Computer Engineering from the University of Genoa (Italy) and the Henri Poincaré University (Nancy, France). He has been a researcher at the INRIA-National Institute for Research in Digital Science and Technology, visiting professor at the Computer Science Department of the University of Milan and senior researcher at Fondazione Bruno Kessler.

For 10 years at FBK, in close collaboration with researchers, technologists and students, he has been involved in research and innovation for digital identity, cloud-edge computing security, applied cryptography and automation of security analysis, compliance, and risk assessment. He has published more than 100 articles in international conferences and journals, and has been principal investigator for European projects and industrial collaborations.

Spotlight's articles

  • May 10, 2023
    Bit armies
    Silvio Ranise, director of FBK's Center for Cybersecurity and professor of Computer Science at the University of Trento, was among the speakers at #WNF23 and talk about cyber attacks and their effects in the real world. Riccardo Meggiato, consultant in digital forensics and cybersecurity, discussed with him
  • March 28, 2022
    Cryptography: a millennia-long history
    What trends for the future of Cybersecurity? An introductory lesson with Prof. Silvio Ranise, director of the Fondazione Bruno Kessler's Cybersecurity Center
  • October 11, 2021
    The first of a series of in-depth studies by CherryChain, an entrepreneurial reality co-located in the FBK headquarters in Povo that collaborates with the Cybersecurity research center of the Bruno Kessler Foundation, directed by Silvio Ranise
  • July 6, 2021
    I is another me
    Silvio Ranise, director of the FBK Cybersecurity center, tells how the issue of digital identity is current and in constant evolution, between the duty to protect our privacy and the duty to facilitate our life.
  • June 30, 2021
    FBK and Cassa Centrale Banca together for “Cyber Threat intelligence”
    Goal of the partnership: the development of an innovative program in Cyber Threat Intelligence to further consolidate the Group's IT security control.
  • December 30, 2020
    A new organization for the Bruno Kessler Foundation
    Starting from January 1, 2021, the statute of FBK has changed: there are now 6 new Research Centres and a Management dedicated to Marketing and business development will be soon inaugurated.