Previous Winners

2011 Winners

  • Ang Cui, Columbia University: Killing the Myth of Cisco IOS Diversity: Recent Advances in Reliable Shellcode Design
  • Timothy Vidas, Carnegie Mellon University: Towards a General Collection Methodology for Android Devices
  • Jeyavijayan Rajendran, the School of Engineering: Processor Encryption: Towards More Secure and Reliable Processors
  • Napa Sae-Bae, the School of Engineering: Biometric-Rich Gestures: A Novel Approach to Authentication on Multi-touch Devices

2011 Finalists

  • "Towards a General Collection Methodology for Android Devices"
    Timothy Vidas, Carnegie Mellon University
  • "Measuring and Analyzing Search-Redirection Attacks in the Illicit Online Prescription Drug Trade"
    Leontiadis Nektarios, Carnegie Mellon University, Wesley College
  • "Botnet Traffic Detection"
    Chen Lu, Clemson University
  • "Detecting Traffic Snooping in Tor Using Decoys"
    Sambuddho Chakravarty, Columbia University
  • "Killing the Myth of Cisco IOS Diversity:Recent Advances in Reliable Shellcode Design"
    Ang Cui, Columbia University
  • "USBSec: A Defense to the Ghost in Your Pocket"
    Wang Zhaohui, George Mason University
  • "Digging up Social Structures from Documents on the Web"
    Eleni Gessiou, Institute of Computer Science Foundation for Research and Technology
  • "Beyond Dynamic Integrity Checking"
    Kanuparthi Arun Karthik, NYU Poly
  • "Biometric-Rich Gestures: A Novel Approach to Authentication on Multi-touch Devices"
    Napa Sae-Bae, NYU Poly
  • "Efficient Sensor Fingerprint Matching Through Fingerprint Quantization"
    Sevinc Bayram, NYU Poly
  • "Estimating Age Privacy Leakage in Online Social Networks"
    Ratan Dey, NYU Poly
  • "Processor Encryption: Towards More Secure and Reliable Processors"
    Jeyavijayan Rajendran, NYU Poly
  • "Detecting Algorithmically Generated Malicious Domain Names"
    Sandeep Yadav, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Texas A&M University
  • "Static Detection of Access Control Vulnerabilities in Web Applications"
    Fangqi Sun, Liang Xu, University of California, Davis
  • "Semantic Based Policy Management for Cloud Computing Environment"
    Takabi Hassan, University of Pittsburgh, School of Information Sciences