Muriel Franco is a Junior Researcher and Ph.D. candidate in Informatics under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Burkhard Stiller at the University of Zürich UZH, Switzerland, within the Communication Systems Group CSG of the Department of Informatics IfI. Since September 2018, Muriel is working in Zürich on cybersecurity, economics, blockchains, Software-defined Networking (SDN), and Network Functions Virtualization (NFV), participating and driving the work of the Concordia project's Task 4.3 (Cybersecurity Economics) within a team of networking, security, and economic researchers. Besides that, from 2017 to 2020, Muriel was part of a work team to develop and implant a federated ecosystem for offering, distributing and execution of Virtual Network Functions (FENDE project). At UZH, Muriel also a Teaching Assistant for the “Mobile Communication Systems” and "Protocols for Multimedia Communications" classes. Muriel holds an M.Sc. (2017) in Computer Science from the Federal University of the Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS), Brazil, under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Lisandro Granville and obtained a B.Sc. (2014) in Computer Science from the Federal University of Pelotas (UFPEL), Brazil. Member of the Brazilian Computer Society (SBC) and the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE).