Lourenço Alves Pereira Júnior

Lourenço Alves Pereira Júnior

Assistant Professor

Aeronautics Institute of Technology


Lourenco Pereira is an assistant professor of computer systems, acting mainly on cybersecurity and computer networks. Passionate about Operating Systems and their Networking stack, and currently conducting projects about the #cybersecurity threats in critical systems. Applications include: #5G/#6G, Internet of Things (#iot), Intelligent Transportation Systems (#c-its), #malwares.

Researching on topics: anomaly- and signature-based malicious network activities detection for the new generation of intrusion detection systems (#ids) and #iot specific zero-trust firewall; enumeration and exploitation of firmware at scale; exploitation of autonomous car networking technologies (WAVE and 5G); malware orchestration and characterization.

  • Cybersecurity
  • Computer Networks, 5G/6G
  • Internet of Things
  • Containers, virtualization, ebpf
  • Linux Kernel, FreeRTOS, lwIP
  • ESP32, ESP-IDF, Nuttx
  • PhD in Computer and Mathematical Sciences, 2016

    University of Sao Paulo

  • MSc in Computer and Mathematical Sciences, 2010

    University of Sao Paulo

  • BSc (hons) in Computer Science, 2007

    University of Alfenas

Recent Publications

Selected papers

Please visit my Google Scholar Profile for an updated list of published papers. See also my CV Lattes (in BR portuguese).
(2022). Implementação de um filtro de pacotes inteligente para dispositivos de Internet das Coisas. In SBRC 2022.

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(2022). T800: ferramenta de firewall e benchmark para IoT. In SBRC 2022 - Salao de Ferramentas.

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(2021). Enumeração de sistemas operacionais e serviços de firmwares de roteadores sem-fio. In SBSeg 2021.

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(2021). An End-to-End Framework for Machine Learning-Based Network Intrusion Detection System. In ACCESS.

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He acts as a reviewer for IEEE Communications Magazine, IEEE ACCESS, IEEE LATIN AMERICA TRANSACTIONS, IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON PARALLEL AND DISTRIBUTED SYSTEMS, JNSM, Vehicular Communications (Elsevier), ACM Transaction on Internet Technologies, MDPI SENSORS, and IEEE Transactions on Network and Service Management. In addition, he has been in TPC of domestic workshops and congresses since 2016: SBSeg’2022, SBRC’2021/2022, WGRS, WCGA, WTG. Moreover, recently, he has been included in GLOBECOM 2022’s TPC.

Other activities

[SBRC/WTG] Creator of the Workshop on Scientific Initiation and Graduation Works in the Bazilian Symposium on Computer Networks and Distributed Systems (SBRC). Lourenço proposed and conceived the workshop, serving as a scientific entry venue for undergraduate students. Domestic-wide contribution impact.

[IFSP/WTI] Creator of the IFSP IT Workshop. Statewide contribution impact.

[LARC] ITA’s representative of ITA at the National Laboratory of Computer Networks (LARC).


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