Security and Privacy Discussion Group
Organizer: Ethan Cecchetti

Schedule (Fall 2017)

Date Room Topic Discussion Leader
Aug 30 Organizational Meeting Ethan Cecchetti
Sept 8 Gates 406 Understanding the Mirai Botnet
Manos Antonakakis et at.
Phil Daian
Sept 15 Walkie-Talkie: An Efficient Defense Against Passive Website Fingerprinting Attacks
Tao Wang and Ian Goldberg
Ethan Cecchetti
Sept 22 PrivApprox: Privacy-Preserving Stream Analytics
Do Le Quoc, Martin Beck, Pramod Bhatotia, Ruichuan Chen, Christof Fetzer, Thorsten Strufe
ATC '17
Edward Tremel
Sept 29 Scalable Bias-Resistant Distributed Randomness
Ewa Syta, Philipp Jovanovic, Eleftherios Kokoris Kogias, Nicolas Gailly, Linus Gasser, Ismail Khoffi, Michael J. Fischer, and Bryan Ford
Oakland '17
Abhinav Aggarwal
Oct 6 (IC3 Fall Retreat and Blockchain Workshop)
Oct 13 A Longitudinal, End-to-End View of the DNSSEC Ecosystem
Taejoong Chung, Roland van Rijswijk-Deij, Balakrishnan Chandrasekaran, David Choffnes, Dave Levin, Bruce M. Maggs, Alan Mislove, and Christo Wilson
Lorenz Breidenbach
Oct 20 Sieve: Cryptographically Enforced Access Control for User Data in Untrusted Clouds
Frank Wang, James Mickens, Nickolai Zeldovich, and Vinod Vaikuntanathan
NSDI '16
Andrew Morgan
Oct 27 Key Reinstallation Attacks: Forcing Nonce Reuse in WPA2
Mathy Vanhoef and Frank Piessens
CCS '17
Isaac Sheff
Nov 3 SMARTPOOL: Practical Decentralized Pooled Mining
Loi Luu, Yaron Velner, Jason Teutsch, and Prateek Saxena
Abhinav Aggarwal
Nov 10 Quantifying the Pressure of Legal Risks on Third-party Vulnerability Research
Alexander Gamero-Garrido, Stefan Savage, Kirill Levchenko, and Alex C. Snoeren
CCS '17
Ethan Cecchetti
Nov 17 DolphinAttack: Inaudible Voice Commands
Guoming Zhang, Chen Yan, Xiaoyu Ji, Tianchen Zhang, Taimin Zhang, and Wenyuan Xu
CCS '17
Sam Havron
Nov 24 (Thanksgiving Break)
Dec 1 Tom Magrino
We also have a Google Calendar.