Vitaly Petrov received his M.Sc. degree in Information Systems Security from SUAI University, St Petersburg, Russia, in 2011. He is now a graduate M. Sc. student at Tampere University of Technology, Tampere, Finland. Since 2014 Vitaly holds a position of Visiting Scholar at School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, GA, USA. From 2011 till 2014 he has been working as a Researcher at the Department of Electronics and Communications Engineering, Tampere University of Technology. Prior to this, from 2008 till 2011 he served as Junior Researcher with Information Systems Security Department, SUAI, St Petersburg, Russia as well as Engineer in Nokia-SUAI joint lab. From May till October 2012 he was a Strategic Intern with Security Research Team at Nokia Research Centre, Helsinki, Finland. Vitaly is a student member of the IEEE and the ACM. His current research interests are in Internet-of-Things, Nanonetworks, Cryptology and Network Security.