I am currently a Master student in Information Systems Security at Concordia University under the supervision of Professor Mohammad Mannan and Professor Amr Youssef.

  • Email: xiufen.yu{a†}mail.concordia.ca
  • Location: 1515 Sainte-Catherine West, Montreal, Quebec, Canada


Master of Applied Science in Information Systems Security

September 2021 - Present

Concordia University, Montreal, Canada

Master of Engineering in Computer Technology

September 2013 - January 2016

Beihang University, Beijing, China

Bachlor of Engineering in Computer Science and Technology

September 2009 - June 2013

Yantai University, Shandong, China


Software Development and Research Engineer

March 2018 - August 2021

Nokia Solutions and Networks System Technology(Beijing) Co., Ltd

Software Development Engineer

April 2016 - March 2018

Hangzhou HIKROBOT Technology Co., Ltd

Research Interests

Web Security, Mobile app Security, IoT Security, Privacy


Got Sick and Tracked: Privacy Analysis of Hospital Websites

Workshop on Traffic Measurements for Cybersecurity(WTMC 2022), co-located with IEEE European Symposium on Security and Privacy (IEEE EuroS&P 2022), June 6, 2022, Genoa, Italy.
Xiufen Yu, Nayanamana Samarasinghe, M. Mannan, and A. Youssef.