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TWC: Medium: Collaborative: Broker Leads for Privacy-Preserving Discovery in Health Information Exchange XiaoFeng Wang Support for research on distributed data sets is challenged by stakeholder requirements limiting sharing. Researchers need early stage access to determine whether data sets are likely to contain the data they need. The Broker Leads project is developing... Medium, Division of Computer and Network Systems (CNS) Jul 23 2020 - 12:22pm
TWC: Small: Understanding and Mitigating the Security Hazards of Mobile Fragmentation XiaoFeng Wang Mobile computing technologies are rapidly evolving and phone (and other mobile device) manufacturers are under constant pressure to offer new product models. Each manufacturer customizes operating system software for its devices and often changes this... Develop System Design Methods, Adapt, Assure Information Flows, Cybersecurity Workforce, Develop Approaches, Scientific Foundations, Small, Software, Systems, Detect, Deter, Division of Computer and Network Systems (CNS), Protect, TWC Jul 23 2020 - 12:21pm
TWC: Small: Secure Data-Intensive Computing on Hybrid Clouds XiaoFeng Wang The ongoing effort to move data intensive computation to low-cost public clouds has been impeded by privacy concerns, as today's cloud providers offer little assurance for the protection of sensitive user data. This problem cannot be addressed by existing... Small, Division of Computer and Network Systems (CNS), TWC Jul 23 2020 - 12:20pm
TWC: Small: Knowing Your Enemy: Understanding and Counteracting Web Malvertising XiaoFeng Wang With the Internet becoming the dominant channel for marketing and promotion, online advertisements (ad for short) are also increasingly used for propagating malware, committing scams, click frauds and other illegal activities. These activities, which we... Small, Division of Computer and Network Systems (CNS), TWC Jul 23 2020 - 12:19pm
TC: Small: Plugging Logic Loopholes in Hybrid Web Applications to Secure Web Commerce XiaoFeng Wang With the increasing popularity of third-party services integrated in hybrid web applications, come new security challenges posed by the complexity in coordinating these individual services and the web client. Such complexity often brings in program logic... Division of Computer and Network Systems (CNS) Jul 23 2020 - 12:19pm
TC: Small: Reining in Side-Channel Information Leaks in the Software-as-a-Service Era XiaoFeng Wang With software-as-a-service (SaaS) rapidly becoming mainstream, web applications increasingly substitute for desktop software. A web application is a two-part program, with its components deployed both in the browser and in the web server. The interactions... Small, Division of Computer and Network Systems (CNS), TC Jul 23 2020 - 12:17pm
TWC: Small: Safeguarding Mobile Cloud Services: New Challenges and Solutions XiaoFeng Wang Mobile cloud technologies have begun to rely heavily on services known as Mobile Back-end as a Service (MBaaS), including push messaging, data synchronization, and mobile identity management. Many of today's popular apps have already integrated push... Develop System Design Methods, Adapt, Networking, wireless, Privacy, applied, Reduce Privacy Risks, Scientific Foundations, Small, Software, Systems, Detect, Deter, Division of Computer and Network Systems (CNS), Protect Jul 23 2020 - 12:17pm
SaTC: CORE: Medium: Collaborative: Understanding and Discovering Illicit Online Business Through Automatic Analysis of Online Text Traces XiaoFeng Wang Unlawful online business often leaves behind human-readable text traces for interacting with its targets (e.g., defrauding victims, advertising illicit products to intended customers) or coordinating among the criminals involved. Such text content is... Medium, Collaborative, Division of Computer and Network Systems (CNS), CORE Jul 23 2020 - 12:15pm
SaTC: CORE: Small: Trustworthy System-On-Chip Design using Secure On-Chip Communication Architecture Prabhat Mishra System-on-Chip (SoC) is the driving force behind computing and communication in a wide variety of electronic systems, ranging from simple devices in smart homes to complex systems in satellites. Network-on-Chip (NoC) is a commonly used solution for on-... Small, Division of Computer and Network Systems (CNS), CORE Jul 7 2020 - 12:04pm
SaTC: CORE: Small: RUI: An Exploratory Study of Technology Adoption in K-12: Educational Benefits vs Privacy Costs Kristen Walker This project explores technology adoption practices and interactions and the digital data literacy of education technology adoption decision makers in California K-12 public school districts. Data profiles constructed from the comingling of data from many... Small, Division of Computer and Network Systems (CNS), CORE, RUI Jul 6 2020 - 4:13pm
SaTC: CORE: Small: Modular, Efficient, Homomorphic Cryptography Daniele Micciancio Modern computer applications require not only to protect data using encryption, but also to perform computations on data in encrypted form, e.g., in a cloud computing setting where private data is stored and processed on a remote, untrusted server.... Small, Division of Computer and Network Systems (CNS), CORE Jul 6 2020 - 4:11pm
SaTC: CORE: Small: Cybersecurity Big Data Research for Hacker Communities: A Topic and Language Modeling Approach Hsinchun Chen It is estimated that cybercrime costs the global economy around $445 billion annually, particularly due to intellectual property theft and financial fraud using stolen consumer data. Incidents of large-scale hacking and data theft occur regularly, with... Small, Division of Computer and Network Systems (CNS), CORE Jul 6 2020 - 4:07pm
SaTC: CORE: Small: Black-Box Flaw Discovery in Web Authentication and Authorization Mechanisms Jason Polakis Technical advancements in modern smartphones and the widespread availability of Internet on-the-go have resulted in the world wide web becoming an inextricable part of everyday lives, pervading professional, social and personal activities. At the core of... Small, Division of Computer and Network Systems (CNS), CORE Jul 6 2020 - 4:03pm
SaTC: CORE: Medium: Securing the Voice Processing Pipeline Against Adversarial Audio Patrick Traynor In a world in which many new computing devices have limited or no traditional user interface (e.g., smart thermostats, personal digital assistants including Amazon's Alexa, etc), voice interfaces are becoming a primary means of interaction. Such systems... Medium, Division of Computer and Network Systems (CNS), CORE Jul 6 2020 - 3:55pm
SaTC: CORE: Small: Collaborative: Trustworthy Hierarchical Edge Computing Yanchao Zhang Edge computing has quickly risen as an effective paradigm to capture, process, gain insights from, and act upon the massive amount of Internet of Things (IoT) data close to where it is generated. Future edge computing systems are expected to be... Small, Collaborative, Division of Computer and Network Systems (CNS), CORE Jul 6 2020 - 3:32pm
SaTC: CORE: Small: Collaborative: Trustworthy Hierarchical Edge Computing Rui Zhang Edge computing has quickly risen as an effective paradigm to capture, process, gain insights from, and act upon the massive amount of Internet of Things (IoT) data close to where it is generated. Future edge computing systems are expected to be... Small, Collaborative, Division of Computer and Network Systems (CNS), CORE Jul 6 2020 - 3:26pm
SaTC: CORE: Small: Meta Coding and Applications in Cryptography Dana Dachman-Soled The fields of coding theory and cryptography are intertwined, with each field influencing the other: Certain error correcting codes from coding theory are equivalent to a type of secret sharing scheme used in cryptography to achieve secure multiparty... Small, Division of Computer and Network Systems (CNS), CORE Jul 6 2020 - 3:23pm
InTrans: Modular Security on an Open Cloud Mayank Varia This project explores the intriguing possibilities that result from the combination of two tools: cryptographic software that distributes any computing task over several machines with strong security guarantees as long as the machines are isolated, and a... Division of Computer and Network Systems (CNS) Jul 6 2020 - 2:53pm
TWC: Frontier: Collaborative: Enabling Trustworthy Cybersystems for Health and Wellness Carl Gunter This frontier project tackles many of the fundamental research challenges necessary to provide trustworthy information systems for health and wellness, as sensitive information and health-related tasks are increasingly pushed into mobile devices and cloud... Division of Computer and Network Systems (CNS), Frontier Jul 6 2020 - 2:40pm
SaTC: CORE: Small: Finding and Mitigating Side-channel Leakage in Embedded Architectures Paul Ampadu Electronic devices found in a smart home, automobile, airplane, medical, and industrial applications are becoming more capable of on-the-spot processing information with their own embedded processors. While embedded processors make life easier, they also... Small, Division of Computer and Network Systems (CNS), CORE Jul 6 2020 - 2:29pm