Imperial College London

Mr Myles L. Foley

Faculty of EngineeringDepartment of Computing

Research Postgraduate



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Myles is a PhD student at Imperial College London under the supervision of Dr. Sergio Maffeis in the Applied Computer Security (ACS) lab. Prior to this he received a Masters of Engineering from University College London, earning the ‘Outstanding MEng Graduating Student’ prize from the Department of Electronic and Electrical Engineering.

His research focus is on applying Reinforcement Learning to Web Application Security. This involves the fuzz testing using deep reinforcement learning techniques to find vulnerabilties.

Selected Publications


Foley M, Hicks C, Highnam K, et al., 2022, Autonomous network defence using reinforcement learning, ASIA CCS '22: ACM Asia Conference on Computer and Communications Security, ACM, Pages:1252-1254

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