Franziska Lichtblau

Franziska Lichtblau

Max-Planck-Institut für Informatik
Department INET: Internet Architecture
Internet Measurement
 office: Campus E1 4, Room 514
Saarland Informatics Campus
66123 Saarbrücken
 email: Write me at my-firstname . my-lastname (at)
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 phone: +49 681 9325-3514
 fax: +49 681 9325-7019

Research Interests

  • Interdomain routing
  • Internet Measurement
  • Internet topology mapping
  • Internet operations, e.g., peering


  • Florian Streibelt, Franziska Lichtblau, Robert Beverly, Anja Feldmann, Cristel Pelsser, Georgios Smaragdakis, and Randy Bush. 2018. BGP Communities: Even more Worms in the Routing Can. In Proceedings of the Internet Measurement Conference 2018 (IMC '18). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 279-292. DOI:
  • Franziska Lichtblau, Florian Streibelt, Thorben Krüger, Philipp Richter, and Anja Feldmann. 2017. Detection, Classification, and Analysis of Inter-Domain Traffic with Spoofed Source IP Addresses. In Proceedings of the 2017 conference on Internet measurement conference (IMC '17). ACM, New York, NY, USA,
  • Tobias Fiebig, Franziska Lichtblau, Florian Streibelt, Thorben Krüger, Pieter Lexis, Randy Bush and Anja Feldmann. 2018. Learning from the Past: Designing Secure Network Protocols. In Cybersecurity Best Practices. Springer Vieweg, Wiesbaden, Germany, DOI=
  • Tobias Fiebig, Franziska Lichtblau, Florian Streibelt, Thorben Krueger, Pieter Lexis, Randy Bush, and Anja Feldmann. 2016. SoK: An Analysis of Protocol Design: Avoiding Traps for Implementation and Deployment. arXiv preprint arXiv:1610.05531.