NSF CICI Grant Funded

Dr. Saxena has a new NSF CICI grant funded:

NSF Cybersecurity Innovation for Cyberinfrastructure (CICI), “UCSS: Towards Secure and Usable Push Notification Authentication for Collaborative Scientific Infrastructures”, $499,934, Aug 2021 – Aug 2024, Sole PI.

This project will allow us to study and redesign push notification based authentication.

2 papers accepted to WiSec 2021

Dr. Saxena to lead IEEE CNS 2021

Dr. Saxena is serving as the PC Co-Chair for the IEEE CNS 2021 conference. This is a top-tier venue for presenting security and privacy research as it pertains to communications and network security. The deadline is May 17, 2021. Please submit your best work.

https://cns2021.ieee-cns.org/

3 Papers accepted to ASIACCS 2021

Three papers accepted to AsiaCCS 2021:

2 Papers accepted to EuroS&P 2021

    • Press @$@$ to Login: Strong Wearable Second Factor Authentication via Short Memorywise Effortless Typing Gestures
      Prakash Shrestha, Nitesh Saxena, Diksha Shukla and Vir Phoha
      In the IEEE European Symposium on Security and Privacy (EuroS&P), Sep 2021.
    • Countering Concurrent Login Attacks in Just Tap Push-based Authentication: A Redesign and Usability Evaluations
      Jay Prakash, Clarice Chua Qing Yu, Tanvi Ravindra Thombre, Andrei Bytes, Mohammed Jubur, Nitesh Saxena, Lucienne Blessing, Jianying Zhou and Tony Quek
      In the IEEE European Symposium on Security and Privacy (EuroS&P), Sep 2021.

Two papers accepted to AsiaCCS 2021

The acceptance rate for papers accepted in the first cycle = 17.8% (28/157)