Recent Activities

15 Sep 2018

Engin gave a keynote at RAID 2018 in Crete.

13 Aug 2018

Some of us attended DefCon in Las Vegas, and Wil co-organized the CTF!.

21 May 2018

Some of us attended the IEEE Security and Privacy Symposium, and Amin presented a paper.

27 Apr 2018

Toby presented a paper for us at this year's WWW conference in Lyon, France.

27 Apr 2018

Wil presented a paper at this year's Euro SP, in London, UK.

27 Feb 2018

Michael presented a paper at FTC's PrivacyCon.

15 Dec 2017

Engin gave an invited talk at the TUSIAD data security in business informational event in Istanbul.

05 Dec 2017

Wil and Michael attended ACSAC in Orlando.

28 Oct 2017

Wil attended a Ph.D. defense at Eurecom in France -- our sister lab in France.

01 Nov 2017

Wil and Michael attended CCS in Dallas, TX.

03 Oct 2017

Engin attended the Euro SP PC meeting in London.

03 Oct 2017

Engin gave a talk at FS-ISAC in Baltimore on sandboxing systems and malware.

29 Sep 2017

Engin attended a Ph.D. thesis defense at Eurecom -- our sister lab in France.

28 Sep 2017

Amin just visited UIUC and gave a talk there.

16 Sep 2017

A bunch of us will be attending RAID in Atlanta, and we'll have two papers to present.

12 Sep 2017

Engin gave a talk on ransomware at the Healthcare Security Forum in downtown Boston.

04 Sep 2017

Wil is giving a talk at Royal Holloway.

22 Aug 2017

A bunch of us just attended USENIX Security in Vancouver, and Engin co-chaired it.

01 Aug 2017

Wil and Engin visited the National University of Singapore, and spent some time there for a joint project. Thanks to NUS for hosting us!

22 May 2017

A number of us are attending IEEE Security and Privacy in San Jose, CA.

10 May 2017

We hosted the USENIX Security 2017 PC meeting in Boston (in the new ISEC building to be exact).

27 Feb 2017

Engin gave a keynote at the 24th IEEE International Conference on Software Analysis, Evolution, and Reengineering (SWANER).

26 Feb 2017

A number of us are attending NDSS 2017 in San Diego.

21 Nov 2016

Kaan defended his Ph.D.! Congratulations!

22 Oct 2016

Some lab members attended the ACM CCS conference in Vienna, Austria.

11 Aug 2016

A bunch of us just attended USENIX Security in Austin.

01 Jun 2016

Wil and Andrea just attended IEEE S&P in San Jose.

22 Feb 2016

Wil and Ahmet will be doing a presentation at Blackhat Asia in Singapore.

20 Feb 2016

Some of us will be at FC 2016 in Barbados.

29 Jan 2016

Some of us will be at NDSS in San Diego.

26 Jan 2016

Some of us will be at Blackhat Asia in Singapore to give a presentation.

Press

12 Oct 2018

Dark Reading printed an article from Kaan on how Security Researchers Struggle with Bot Management Programs.

27 Apr 2018

Security Boulevard quoted Engin on security issues when enabling a mobile security workforce.

26 Apr 2018

A number of articles 1,2 quoted Engin on the BGP security incident that Amazon faced.

04 Apr 2018

ZDNet quoted Engin on how to write a good security policy for BYOD or company-owned mobile devices.

31 Mar 2018

A number of articles 1,2,3,4,5 quoted Engin on the attacks against MyFitnessPal.

30 Mar 2018

Bloomberg quoted Engin on the cyber-attack against Underarmour.

23 Mar 2018

CNBC quoted Engin on the security of tax software.

22 Mar 2018

Engin talked to Northeastern News about the recent reported attacks against critical infrastructures.

22 Mar 2018

Engin was cited by the Washington Post on the security of SMBs.

21 Mar 2018

Engin was cited by TechRepublic on the security of SMBs.

08 Mar 2018

Engin was cited in an article on 5 easy ways to keep yourself cybersecure at work.

05 Sep 2017

Engin was cited in an article about self-driving cars.

16 Aug 2017

Some of our thoughts on AI and computer security.

18 Jul 2017

Healthcare IT news interviewed Engin on some of the recent attacks.

12 Jul 2017

Our Lastline has compiled $28.5 million Series C funding.

24 May 2017

Our Lastline doubles business by taking guesswork out of malware fight.

16 May 2017

Moneyish cites some suggestions from us for protection against malware attacks.

14 Apr 2017

Some of our comments on security-related scenes in the The Fate of the Furious film.

08 Mar 2017

Some of our comments on the CIA hacking documents that were leaked.

16 Feb 2017

Some of our thoughts on charging stations hacking phones.

10 Feb 2017

IT Security News talked to Engin on malware. Here is the podcast.

22 Dec 2016

Some of Engin's thoughts on the Russian DNC hacking.

05 Dec 2016

Engin had some comments on the Computer Science Education Week.

30 Oct 2016

WalletHub talked to Engin on identity theft and fraud.

24 Aug 2016

Tech Republic reported on Olympic Scams and talked to Engin.

18 Aug 2016

Archer News just quoted Engin on ransomware for wearable systems.

11 Aug 2016

Bankinfosecurity reported on UNVEIL, our ransomware detection system.

29 Jul 2016

MIT Technology Review reported on UNVEIL, our ransomware detection system.

06 Jun 2016

SC Magazin reported on a Trojan in the Google Play Store and talked to Engin.

23 May 2016

The Conversation featured an article by Amin on ransomware attacks.

21 Apr 2016

DarkReading quoted Engin on steps to take for backing up data against ransomware attacks.

05 Apr 2016

Threatpost reported on our research on Firefox extension-reuse vulnerabilities.

16 Mar 2016

Fusion reported on ransomware, and quoted Engin.

20 Feb 2016

Christian Science Monitor reported on ransomware, and quoted Engin.

25 Sep 2015

Christian Science Monitor reported on targeted attacks, and quoted Engin.

04 Aug 2015

Network World reported on our research on ransomware.

16 Jul 2014

ThreatPost reported on our research on the challenges in CSP adoption.

17 Apr 2014

Slashdot reported on our research on the effect of Heartbleed on Tor.

17 Apr 2014

ThreatPost reported on our research on the effect of Heartbleed on Tor.

17 Apr 2014

Heise reported on our research on the effect of Heartbleed on Tor.

26 Mar 2014

ThreatPost reported on our GUI vulnerability detection approach.

25 Mar 2014

CNET reported on our mobile security research presented at CanSecWest.

05 Mar 2014

Business Insider discusses air-gapped malware with us.

01 Mar 2013

SC Magazine reports on Collin's panel discussion at the RSA conference on the safety of iOS versus Android.

20 Jan 2013

Le Monde also referenced our Clickonomics paper in a recent news article (in French).

11 Jan 2013

A report on our Clickonomics paper was published by TorrentFreak.

08 Jan 2013

iSecLab's Lastline listed as must-watch security startup Network World.

02 Dec 2012

A report on our upload payments paper was published by TorrentFreak.

13 Nov 2012

DarkReading reports on Lastline, Inc., a new startup from the SecLab.

23 Oct 2012

DarkReading reports on our ACSAC paper on large-scale botnet analysis.

08 Oct 2012

DarkReading reports on our USENIX Security paper on PubCrawl, a detector for automated abuse of websites.

11 Aug 2012

Forbes reports on our paper on the security of Amazon Cloud services.

15 Mar 2012

Forbes reports on our recent work on HTTP parameter pollution.

08 Feb 2012

New Scientist published a report on our EXPOSURE, our service for identifying malicious domains.

25 Jan 2012

The MIT Technology Review published on article on our study of privacy-violating iPhone apps.