Corrado Aaron Visaggio Biography

July 18, 2019

Current Position

Since 2017 Corrado Aaron Visaggio is associate professor at the Department of Engineering, University of Sannio, Italy, where he teaches Software and Network Security at the MSc of Computer Engineering and Computer Science at the BSc of Building Engineering.


2005: PhD in Information Engineering at the University of Sannio (Italy), with a thesis entitled “Empirical Validation of Pair Programming”, published at the International Conference on Software Engineering 2005.

2001: Laurea degree (MSc) in Electronic Engineering at the Politecnico di Bari (Italy) with a thesis entitled “Formalization of the Operative Context in Software Process Models”. The thesis was developed at the Fraunhofer Institute for Empirical Software Engineering – Kaiserslautern (Germany).

Research Interests and Publications

Empirical software engineering, malware analysis, software security, data and privacy protection, natural language processing, software maintenance and evolution.

A complete list of my publications can be found here.


Local chairman of the University of Sannio’s Branch of the CINI CYBER SECURITY LABS, a National Laboratory of Cyber Security formed by the Italian Academia.

Board of PhD program at the Department of Engineering of the University of Sannio.

Program Committee (current)

  • ITA-SEC 2019, the Italian Conference On Cybersecurity
  • SECRYPT 2019 , 15th International Conference on Security and Cryptography
  • ARES 2019, International Conference on Availability Reliability and Security
  • SEKE 2019, International Conference on Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering
  • Malware Conference 2019
  • ISSRE 2019, IEEE International Symposium on Software Reliability Engineering
  • ICISSP 2019, International Conference of Information Systems Security and Privacy
  • MLN 2019, International Conference on Machine Learning for Networking

Editorial Board

  • International Journal of Computer Virology and Hacking Techniques, Springer (the link here)
  • Frontiers in Big Data (the link here)
  • Computers (the link here)