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Gerardo Canfora

  • Professor of Software Engineering
  • Università degli Studi del Sannio
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Recent publications

  • LEILA: formaL tool for idEntifying mobIle maLicious behAviour

    • Canfora G
    • Martinelli F
    • Mercaldo F
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  • Ransomware at X-Rays

    • Caivano D
    • Canfora G
    • Cocomazzi A
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Professional experience

Professor of Software Engineering

Università degli Studi del Sannio

Research interests


Gerardo Canfora is a professor of computer science at the Faculty of Engineering of the University of Sannio, Italy. He serves on the program and organising committees of a number of international conferences. He is a program co-chair of ICSE’15; in the past, he was general chair of WCRE’06 and CSMR’03, and program co-chair of WETSoM’12 and ’10, ICSM’01 and ’07, IWPSE’05, CSMR’04 and IWPC’97. Canfora is co-editor of the “Journal of Software: Evolution and Processes” (former: “Journal of Software Maintenance, Research and Practice”). Canfora authored 200 research papers; his research interests include software maintenance and evolution, security and privacy, empirical software engineering, and service-oriented computing.

Co-authors (156)

  • Mehrdad Davoudi
  • Kenza El Hafid
  • Mark Henry
  • Angelo Furno