Jordi Forné received the M.S. degree in Telecommunications Engineering from the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC) in 1992 and the Ph.D. degree in 1997. In 1991, he joined the Cryptography and Network Security Group at the Department of Applied Mathematics and Telematics. Currently, he is with the Information Security Workgroup within the Telematics Services Research Group at the Department of Telematics Engineering of the UPC. His research interests span a number of subfields within information security and privacy.