Archive for November, 2009

Presentation Schedule

Monday, November 30th, 2009

Here’s the schedule for the project presentations:

Tuesday, 1 December
Derek Davis, Improved Security Through Dynamic Instrumentation
Michael Deighan, Secure Electronic Health Records: The German Experience
Carrie Ruppar and Ryan Layer
Zak Fry

Thursday, 3 December
Kirti Chawla, Analyzing and Safeguarding Human-Kinesics Information in Wirelessly Instrumented Space
Yan Huang
Tianhao Tong, Secure Data from Unknown Third Party Gadgets
Yu Yao and Jiawei Wang

Tuesday, 8 December
Yuchen Zhou
Mona Sergi and Paul Diorio, Information in Camoflauge
Minh Le
Ming Mao and Chih-hao Shen, Web Services in Clouds with Privacy Almost FREE

You should prepare to give a 15 minute presentation on your project, and there will be a few minutes for questions following your presentation. You’ll find some advice for giving good talks here.

The final project reports are due Friday, December 11 (by 4:59pm). See the project page for details on the final reports. Please turn in your report both on paper (drop off at my office) and by email.

Paper for Nov. 19 – The Protection of Information in Computer Systems

Tuesday, November 17th, 2009

Read Section 1, Basic Principles Of Information Protection, for Thursday

Paper for Nov 12 – Native Client: A Sandbox for Portable, Untrusted x86 Native Code

Thursday, November 5th, 2009

Best paper award for 2009 S&P

Paper for Nov. 5 – Your Botnet is My Botnet

Sunday, November 1st, 2009

Your Botnet is My Botnet: Analysis of a Botnet Takeover by Stone-Gross et al. In Proceedings of CCS 2009. ACM Press, Nov. 2009. [PDF]