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Ludovic Mé

Ludovic Mé was Professeur at Supélec and CentraleSupelec from 1988 to 2017. He his now in secondment at Inria where he is deputy scientific director, in charge of the strategy of the institute relatively to cybersecurity. 

His research field mainly focuses on intrusion detection and security supervision, but he has interest in virology, and auto-organized networks (ad hoc, P2P) security. He is author or coauthor of more than sixty national or international publications. He personally advised 16 PhD students (2 on-going) and was also thesis director for 15 additional students.


Ludovic Mé was leader of the Supélec SSIR research team from 1997 to 2011, and of the Inria/Supélec/CNRS/University of Rennes joint research team CIDRE  from 2011 to 2016. He was also from 2008 to 2015 in charge for Supélec of the last year major program (master level) dedicated to information systems security. From January 2015 to February 2019, he was head of science of the Rennes Bretagne Atlantique Inria research center. 


Ludovic Mé served many program committees of security conferences and was a member of the steering committees of RAID (2002-2017, program comity chair in 2001 and general chair in 2009). He serves the  steering comity of the French conference RESSI since 2015. He was a member (2004-2012) of the editorial board of the JCV "European Research Journal in Computer Virology" (Springer), and served a few advisory boards: the board for the security activities of the DGA (2006-2012), the board for the security activities at EDF (2010), and the French "High Council for Strategic Education and Research" scientific board (2011-2013).

Ludovic Mé is a Supélec alumnus (1987) and doctor of Rennes University (94). He spent in 2001 seven months as a visiting scientist in the "Security Lab" of the University of California at Davis.

Guillaume Hiet   

Journal articles2 documents

  • Guillaume Hiet, Valérie Viet Triem Tong, Ludovic Mé, Benjamin Morin. Policy-based intrusion detection in web applications by monitoring Java information flows. International Journal of Information and Computer Security, Inderscience, 2009, Vol.3 (N°3/4), 15 p. ⟨hal-00448139⟩
  • Christophe Bidan, Guillaume Hiet, Ludovic Mé, Benjamin Morin, Jacob Zimmermann. Vers une détection d'intrusions à fiabilité et pertinence prouvables. La Revue de l'électricité et de l'électronique, Société de l'Électricité, de l'Électronique et des Technologies de l'Information et de la Communication, 2006, 13 p. ⟨hal-00269279⟩

Conference papers4 documents

  • Emmanuelle Anceaume, Christophe Bidan, Sébastien Gambs, Guillaume Hiet, Michel Hurfin, et al.. From SSIR to CIDre: a New Security Research Group in Rennes. 1st SysSec Workshop, Jul 2011, Amsterdam, Netherlands. ⟨hal-00656940⟩
  • Guillaume Hiet, Valérie Viet Triem Tong, Ludovic Mé, Benjamin Morin. Policy-Based Intrusion Detection in Web Applications by Monitoring Java Information Flows. CRiSIS 2008, Oct 2008, Tozeur, Tunisia. 8 p. ⟨hal-00353000⟩
  • Guillaume Hiet, Ludovic Mé, Benjamin Morin, Valérie Viet Triem Tong. Monitoring both OS and program level information flows to detect intrusions against network servers. IEEE Workshop on Monitoring, Attack Detection and Mitigation, Nov 2007, Toulouse, France. ⟨hal-00268408⟩
  • Guillaume Hiet, Ludovic Mé, Jacob Zimmermann, Christophe Bidan, Benjamin Morin, et al.. Détection fiable et pertinente de flux d'information illégaux. Sixth Conference on Security and Network Architectures (SARSSI), Jun 2007, France. ⟨hal-00268422⟩