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Photograph of me lecturing at the blackboard (credit: R. Benjamin Shapiro, 2002).

Activities and upcoming events that I'm involved with:

IEEE Security & Privacy (ongoing)

NSA SoS Best Paper Competition (annually, deadlines in April)

IEEE Cybersecurity Award for Practice (annually, next deadline: July 1, 2023)

CSET 2023 (August 7, 2023)

NSPW 2023 (September 18–21, 2023)

2023 NSF Cybersecurity Summit (Oct. 24–26, 2023)

IEEE S&P (Oakland) 2024 (May 20–23, 2024)



Computer System Vulnerabilities and the Efficacy of Defensive Mechanisms

This project is looking at longitudinal studies server-side vulnerabilities in network systems and the efficacy of security measures.

Researchers involved:

Faculty: Graduate Students and Alumni:
  • Yanhua Mao (UC San Diego, Ph.D. 2009 → Facebook)

Sponsor: National Science Foundation

Publications resulting from this project:

"Your Security Policy is What???"
Matt Bishop and Sean Peisert,
UC Davis CS Technical Report CSE-2006-20, March 2006. [BibTeX] [Authoritative] [CDL]

"I'm a Scientist, Not a Philosopher!"
Sean Peisert and Matt Bishop,
IEEE Security and Privacy,5(4), pp. 48–51, July-August 2007. [BibTeX] [DOI] [CDL]

"How to Design Computer Security Experiments"
Sean Peisert and Matt Bishop,
Proceedings of the Fifth World Conference on Information Security Education (WISE), pp. 141–148, West Point, NY, June 2007. [BibTeX] [DOI] [CDL]

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