Silvia Puglisi

Software Engineer, working at torproject.org and part of Information Security Group in the Department of Telematics Engineering at Universitat Polit├Ęcnica de Catalunya.

Onion adventures: how to use onion services and the Tor network in your web endeavors

Tor is an important tool providing privacy and anonymity online. This talk is going to present what Tor is and how it works. We are also going to present new features that have been developed lately. Finally we are going to explain how we can build applications that use Tor.

About Silvia

She's a Software Engineer based in Barcelona, EU.

Currently working at torproject.org and also part of the Information Security Group in the Department of Telematics Engineering at Universitat Polit├Ęcnica de Catalunya (UPC) where she got her Ph.D. She researches topics in the fields of privacy and anonymity of users in online communities and social networks.

Her current research interest are focused towards understanding what kind of information are publicly accessible online as result of users activities on social networks. She is also interested in RESTful architecture and application of hypermedia to Privacy and Security.