Christoph Neumann - Principal Scientist

Christoph Neumann

Principal Scientist


Laboratory:Home Experience Lab

What's new:

The 6th workshop on big data and analytics (WOS6), co-organized by Technicolor and Inria, will take place at Technicolor Rennes on Thursday, the 24th of November 2016. For more details about the event, such as the registration and schedule, please refer to the workshop page

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Short Bio:

Christoph Neumann is principal scientist at Technicolor Research & Innovation. He received his MSc from the University of Karlsruhe (Germany) and his MEng from INPG in Grenoble (France) in 2002. After spending 3 years at INRIA (France), he obtained his Ph.D. in 2005 from the University Joseph Fourier (Grenoble, France). In January 2006, he joined Thomson Corporate Research in Paris as a postdoctoral researcher working on P2P systems. From November 2006 to August 2009, he worked first as a Product Line Technical Manager and then as R&D project manager on P2P delivery systems, and content marking & tracking systems. In August 2009 he came back to research by joining Technicolor Research and Innovation.

Research interests:

  • Networks
  • Security
  • Distributed Systems

Publications and patents are also listed on Google Scholar


Latest publications


Reverse Engineering Intel Last-Level Cache Complex Addressing Using Performance Counters

Clémentine Maurice, Nicolas Le Scouarnec, Christoph Neumann, , Aurélien Francillon

Research in Attacks, Intrusions and Defenses (RAID 2015)
November 02, 2015

C5: Cross-Cores Cache Covert Channel

Clémentine Maurice, Christoph Neumann, , Aurélien Francillon

Detection of Intrusions and Malware, and Vulnerability Assessment (DIMVA)
July 08, 2015

Cache policies for cloud-based systems: To keep or not to keep

Nicolas Le Scouarnec, Christoph Neumann,

IEEE Cloud 2014
June 27, 2014

On the Feasibility of Software Attacks on Commodity Virtual Machine Monitors via Direct Device Assignment

Gabor Pek, Andrea Lanzi, Abhinav Srivastava, Davide Balzarotti, Aurélien Francillon, Christoph Neumann

ACM Symposium on Information, Computer and Communications Security (ASIACCS)
June 04, 2014

DNStamp: Short-lived Trusted Timestamping

Christoph Neumann, , Stéphane Onno

Computer Networks
May 08, 2014

Confidentiality Issues on a GPU in a Virtualized Environment

Clémentine Maurice, Christoph Neumann, , Aurélien Francillon

Financial Cryptography and Data Security (FC'14)
March 03, 2014

Improving 802.11 fingerprinting of similar devices by cooperative fingerprinting

Clémentine Maurice, Stéphane Onno, Christoph Neumann, , Aurélien Francillon

July 30, 2013

Distributed and private group management

, Erwan Le Merrer, Christoph Neumann, Stéphane Onno

SRDS 2012
October 08, 2012

User-based authentication for wireless home networks

Christoph Neumann, , Stehane Onno

2nd IEEE International Conference on Consumer Electronics
September 03, 2012

An empirical study of passive 802.11 device fingerprinting

Christoph Neumann, , Stéphane Onno

NFSP 2012
June 18, 2012

Improving the resistance to side-channel attacks on cloud storage services

, Christoph Neumann, Luis Montalvo, Serge Defrance

NTMS 2012
May 08, 2012

Conciliating remote home network access and MAC-address control

Stéphane Onno, Christoph Neumann,

ICCE 2012
January 13, 2012


Prise d'empreinte 802.11

, Christoph Neumann, Stéphane Onno

MISC magazine
February 17, 2012