Dimitrios Tychalas

  • Ph.D. Candidate

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Research Interests:
Computer Architecture
Systems Security
Static/Dynamic Software Security Assessment
Real-time Embedded Systems
Hardware-assisted Information Security

Dipl. Ing. in Computer Engineering

Electrical and Computer Engineering Dept.

University of Thessaly

Volos, Greece

2010-2015

 

PhD in Electrical Engineering

Electrical and Computer Engineering

NYU Tandon School of Engineering

Brooklyn, NY, USA

2016-2021


Research Assistant

Modern Microprocessor Architecture (MoMA) Lab

New York University Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi, UAE

2015-2016

 

Graduate Research Assistant

Modern Microprocessor Architecture (MoMA) Lab

NYU Tandon School of Engineering

Brooklyn, NY, USA

2016-2021

 

Security Research Intern

Intel Product Assurance and Security (IPAS) Team

Intel Corporation

Hillsboro, OR, USA

Summer 2018


[1] Dimitrios Tychalas, Nektarios Georgios Tsoutsos, and Michail Maniatakos. ”SGXCrypter: IP protection for portable executables using Intel’s SGX technology.” Design Automation Conference, 2017 22nd Asia and South Pacific (ASP-DAC). IEEE, 2017.

[2] Dimitrios Tychalas, and Michail Maniatakos. ”Open Platform Systems Under Scrutiny: A Cybersecurity Analysis of the Device Tree” 25th International Conference on Electronics, Circuits and Systems (ICECS). IEEE, 2018. (link)

[3] Dimitrios Tychalas, Anastasis Keliris, and Michail Maniatakos. ”LED Alert: Supply Chain Threats for Stealthy Data Exfiltration in Industrial Control Systems” 25th International Symposium on On-Line Testing And Robust System Design (IOLTS). IEEE, 2019. 

[4] Dimitrios Tychalas, and Michail Maniatakos. ”IFFSET: In-Field Fuzzing of Industrial Control Systems using System Emulation” Design, Automation & Test in Europe (DATE). IEEE, 2020.

[5] Dimitrios Tychalas, Anastasis Keliris, and Michail Maniatakos, ”Stealthy Information Leakage through Peripheral Exploitation in Modern Embedded Systems”, Transactions on Device and Materials Reliability (TDMR). IEEE, 2020.

[6] Dimitrios Tychalas, and Michail Maniatakos. ”Potentially Leaky Controller: Examining Cache Side-Channel Attacks in Programmable Logic Controllers” 38th International Conference on Computer Design (ICCD). IEEE, 2020.

[7] Dimitrios Tychalas, Hadjer Benkraouda, and Michail Maniatakos. ”ICSFuzz: Manipulating I/Os and Repurposing Binary Code to Enable Instrumented Fuzzing in ICS Control Applications”, In 30th USENIX Security Symposium (USENIX Security 21), 2021.

[8] Prashant Rajput, Esha Sarkar, Dimitrios Tychalas, and Michail Maniatakos. ”Remote Non-Intrusive Malware Detection for PLCs based on Chain of Trust Rooted in Hardware”, in 6th IEEE European Symposium on Security and Privacy (EuroS&P). IEEE, 2021.

[9] Dimitrios Tychalas, and Michail Maniatakos ”Stuxnet-in-a-Box: In-Field Emulation and Fuzzing of PLCs to Uncover the Next Zero-Day Threat in Industrial Control Systems.”, Black Hat Asia 21 (2021).


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