Imane Fouad

I'm currently a Postdoctoral Researcher at Univ. Lille, CNRS, Inria. I am working in the SPIRALS Team on detection and measurement of web tracking.


  • Imane Fouad, Cristiana Santos, Arnaud Legout, Nataliia Bielova My Cookie is a phoenix: detection, measurement, and lawfulness of cookie respawning with browser fingerprinting
    Privacy Enhancing Technologies Symposium (PETS 2022) [PDF]

  • Vera Wesselkamp, Imane Fouad, Cristiana Santos, Yanis Boussad, Nataliia Bielova, Arnaud Legout In-Depth Technical and Legal Analysis of Tracking on Health Related Websites with ERNIE Extension
    20th Workshop on Privacy in the Electronic Society (WPES 2021) [PDF]

  • Imane Fouad, Cristiana Santos, Feras Al Kassar, Nataliia Bielova, Stefano Calzavara On Compliance of Cookie Purposes with the Purpose Specification Principle
    International Workshop on Privacy Engineering (IWPE 2020) [PDF]

  • Imane Fouad, Nataliia Bielova, Arnaud Legout, Natasa Sarafijanovic-Djukic
    Missed by Filter Lists: Detecting Unknown Third-Party Trackers with Invisible Pixels Privacy Enhancing Technologies Symposium (PoPETS 2020) [PDF] [Read more]

  • Coline Boniface, Imane Fouad, Nataliia Bielova, Cédric Lauradoux, Cristiana Santos. Security Analysis of Subject Access Request Procedures
    Annual Privacy Forum (APF 2019) [PDF]



Master's degree - Computer Science

2016 - 2017

Institut national des postes et télécommunications ( INPT Morocco)

Computer Software Engineering

2014 - 2017


Mathematics and physics

2012 - 2014



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