CSAIL Security Seminar 2016/2017


Muneeb Ali, Princeton/Blockstack
Blockstack: A Global Naming and Storage System Secured by Blockchains
Speaker(s): Muneeb Ali
Date: Wednesday, September 14, 2016
Time: 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Location: 32-G882
Contact: Frank Wang, frankw@csail.mit.edu

Ethan Heilman, Boston University
TumbleBit: An Untrusted Bitcoin-Compatible Anonymous Payment Hub
Speaker(s): Ethan Heilman
Date: Wednesday, September 28, 2016
Time: 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Location: 32-G882
Contact: Frank Wang, frankw@csail.mit.edu

Balaji S. Srinivasan, 21.co and a16z
How Bitcoin enables a Machine-Payable Web
Speaker(s): Balaji S. Srinivasan
Date: Wednesday, October 12, 2016
Time: 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Location: 32-G882
Contact: Frank Wang, frankw@csail.mit.edu

Kostya Serebryany , Google
Security for C++
Speaker(s): Kostya Serebryany
Date: Wednesday, November 02, 2016
Time: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: 32-G882
Contact: Frank Wang, frankw@csail.mit.edu

Domenic Puzio, CapitalOne
Detecting Malware Callouts in Realtime Network Traffic
Speaker(s): Domenic Puzio
Date: Wednesday, February 15, 2017
Time: 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Location: 32-G882
Contact: Frank Wang, frankw@csail.mit.edu

Raphael Bost,
Sophos - Forward Secure Searchable Encryption
Speaker(s): Raphael Bost
Date: Wednesday, February 22, 2017
Time: 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Location: 32-G882
Contact: Frank Wang, frankw@csail.mit.edu

Shaileshh Bojja Venkatakrishnan, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
Dandelion: Redesigning the Bitcoin Network for Anonymity
Speaker(s): Shaileshh Bojja Venkatakrishnan
Date: Wednesday, March 15, 2017
Time: 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Location: 32-G882
Contact: Derek Leung, 408-680-1466, dtl@csail.mit.edu

Henry Corrigan-Gibbs, Dept. of Computer Science, Stanford University
Prio: Private, Robust, and Scalable Computation of Aggregate Statistics
Speaker(s): Henry Corrigan-Gibbs
Date: Wednesday, March 22, 2017
Time: 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Location: 32-G882
Contact: Derek Leung, 408-680-1466, dtl@csail.mit.edu

Benjamin Fuller, University of Connecticut
Cryptographically Protected Database Search
Speaker(s): Benjamin Fuller
Date: Wednesday, April 26, 2017
Time: 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Location: 32-G882
Contact: Derek Leung, dtl@csail.mit.edu

Dhinakaran Vinayagamurthy, University of Waterloo
Iron: Functional Encryption using Intel SGX
Speaker(s): Dhinakaran Vinayagamurthy
Date: Wednesday, May 03, 2017
Time: 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Location: 32-G882
Contact: Derek Leung, dtl@csail.mit.edu

Raluca Ada Popa, Berkeley
Opaque: An Oblivious and Encrypted Distributed Analytics Platform
Speaker(s): Raluca Ada Popa
Date: Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Time: 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Location: 32-G882
Contact: Frank Wang, frankw@csail.mit.edu