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Kevin Bock - Automating the Discovery of Censorship Evasion Strategies

Researchers and censoring regimes have long engaged in a cat-and-mouse game, leading to increasingly sophisticated censorship techniques and methods to evade them. Unfortunately, censors have long…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on September 18th, 2020 0 plays 0  

Session 4: The Interaction of Privacy & Autonomy

1:00-2:15pm – Session 4 Yanni Loukissas, Ph.D. All Data Are Local Swati Gupta - Mathematics of Fair Selection Algorithms Library Host - Ameet Doshi

From  Kathryn Gentilello on September 17th, 2020 0 plays 0  

Session 1: The Interaction of Privacy & Autonomy

9:15-10:30am – Session 1 Aaron Santesso, Ph.D. - Why Privacy Matters: The History of an Idea Rachel Cummings, Ph.D. - Differential Privacy: Foundations, Applications, and Future Directions …

From  Kathryn Gentilello on September 17th, 2020 0 plays 0  

Session 2: The Interaction of Privacy & Autonomy

10:30-11:45am – Session 2 Peter Swire, Esq. - European and American Approaches to Privacy and Autonomy Sauvik Das, Ph.D. - Social Cybersecurity: Reshaping Security Through an Empirical…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on September 17th, 2020 1 plays 0  

Keynote: The Interaction of Privacy & Autonomy

2:15-3:30pm – Session 5: keynote Alison Macrina, Founder of the Library Freedom Project Library Host - Catherine Manci

From  Kathryn Gentilello on September 17th, 2020 0 plays 0  

Welcome: The Interaction of Privacy & Autonomy

From  Kathryn Gentilello on September 16th, 2020 2 plays 0  

Nicholas Weaver - Reflections on Internet Surveillance

Six years ago Edward Snowden leaked a massive trove of internal NSA documents detailing the operation of the US government’s electronic surveillance system. The overall systems described a…

From  Timothy Hynes on April 27th, 2020 72 plays 0  

Wanrong Zhang - Differentially Private Change-point Detection

The change-point detection problem seeks to identify distributional changes in streams of data. Increasingly, tools for change-point detection are applied in settings where data may be highly…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on March 12th, 2020 32 plays 0  

Sharbani Pandit - Fighting Voice Spam with a Virtual Assistant

Telephony has been a trusted channel in the past but technological advances have exposed it to abuse that is perpetrated by fraudsters and criminals. Mass robocalls, call source spoofing and voice…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on February 24th, 2020 24 plays 0  

Michael D. Brown - The Impact of Compiler-Based Performance Optimizations on Security

The security impacts of compiler-based software optimizations are typically not considered during their design and implementation. As a result, a number of well-intentioned compiler optimizations…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on February 17th, 2020 20 plays 0  

Hong Hu - Space Wars: Exploiting Program (in)Variants for Software Security

The ever-increasing code base of modern software inevitably introduces vulnerabilities which enable attackers to construct sophisticated exploits and compromise our computer systems. Control-flow…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on February 6th, 2020 17 plays 0  

Luong Nguyen - Hardware Trojan detection using the backscattering side channel

Integrated circuits (IC) have become an integral aspect of our lives. Thus, the problem of ensuring authenticity and trust for ICs is critically important, especially for sensitive fields such as…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on February 3rd, 2020 0 plays 0  

Omar Alrawi - Security Evaluation of Home-Based IoT Deployments

Home-based IoT devices have a bleak reputation regarding their security practices. On the surface, the insecurities of IoT devices seem to be caused by integration problems that may be addressed by…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on November 22nd, 2019 30 plays 0  

Nader Sehatbakhsh - Leveraging Side-Channel Signals for Security and Trust

With the proliferation of computing systems in our world, from servers to internet-of-things devices, side-channel signals have become significantly more available and accessible to measure and…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on November 18th, 2019 34 plays 0  

Alexandra Boldyreva - Secure Communication Channel Establishment: TLS 1.3 (Over TCP Fast Open) vs. QUIC

Secure channel establishment protocols such as TLS are some of the most important cryptographic protocols, enabling the encryption of Internet traffic. Reducing the latency (the number of…

From  Kathryn Gentilello on November 13th, 2019 30 plays 0