The Northeastern University Systems Security Lab

We research tools and techniques for making the Internet a safer place.
And, we also hack around a little.

News and Press

29 Sep 2014

We will give two talks at the Boston Application Security Conference in Boston, MA.

25 Sep 2014

Michael gave a talk at Eurecom in Sophia Antipolis cedex, FRANCE

06 Aug 2014

Collin gave a talk at Black Hat USA in Las Vegas, NV.

Research

Our lab has a focus on practical security research, and we are active in a number of areas spanning systems and network security. Some of our particular research interests include mobile security, web security, security applications of program analysis, botnets, and malware. For more information on specific projects, see our research overview.

Publications

We publish in a number of venues, including IEEE Security and Privacy (Oakland), ACM CCS, USENIX Security, and NDSS. For a full list of our publications, see our publications list.