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06/13/2022

Our paper "State of the Art Survey of Open source Software Supply Chain Security" (开源软件供应链安全研究综述) was accepted by Journal of Software.


04/23/2022

Our paper "''Is your explanation stable?'': A Robustness Evaluation Framework for Feature Attribution" was accepted by ACM CCS 2022. Congrats to Yuyou!


04/08/2022

Our paper "SLIME: Program-sensitive Energy Allocation for Fuzzing" was accepted by ISSTA 2022. Congrats to Chenyang!


04/08/2022

Our paper "A Large-Scale Empirical Analysis of the Vulnerabilities Introduced by Third-party Components in IoT Firmware" was accepted by ISSTA 2022. Congrats to Binbin!


04/06/2022

Our paper "Transfer Attacks Revisited: A Large-Scale Empirical Study in Real Computer Vision Settings" was accepted by IEEE S&P 2022. Congrats to Yuhao!


02/23/2022

Our paper "TrojanZoo: Towards Unified, Holistic, and Practical Evaluation of Neural Backdoors" was accepted by Euro S&P 2022. Congrats to Ren!


02/15/2022

Our paper "Seeing is Living? Rethinking the Security of Facial Liveness Verification in the Deepfake Era" was accepted by USENIX Security 2022. Congrats to Changjiang!


02/10/2022

Our paper "Fraud-agents Detection in Online Microfinance: A Large-scale Empirical Study" was accepted by IEEE Transactions on Dependable and Secure Computing (TDSC). Congrats to Yiming!


12/30/2021

Our paper "Investigating Pose Representations and Motion Contexts Modeling for 3D Motion Prediction" was accepted by IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (TPAMI). Congrats to Zhenguang!


12/30/2021

Dr. Shouling Ji was invited to serve on the TPC for ACM CCS'22, IJCAI'22, AAAI'22, and DSC'22.


12/07/2021

Our paper "MalGraph: Hierarchical Graph Neural Networks for Robust Windows Malware Detection" was accepted by IEEE INFOCOM 2022. Congrats to Xiang!


12/07/2021

Our paper "Copy, Right? A Testing Framework for Copyright Protection of Deep Learning Models" was accepted by IEEE S&P 2022. Congrats to Jialuo!


12/03/2021

Our paper "NeuronFair: Interpretable White-Box Fairness Testing through Biased Neuron Identification" was accepted by ICSE 2022. Congrats to Haibin!


11/17/2021

Our paper "V-SHUTTLE: Scalable and Semantics-Aware Hypervisor Virtual Device Fuzzing" won the Best Paper Award of ACM CCS 2021.


10/27/2021

Our paper "GRIP-GAN: An Attack-Free Defense through General Robust Inverse Perturbation" was accepted by IEEE Transactions on Dependable and Secure Computing (TDSC). Congrats to Haibin!


10/21/2021

Our paper "EMS: History-Driven Mutation for Coverage-based Fuzzing" was accepted by NDSS 2022. Congrats to Chenyang!


10/8/2021

Our paper "Price TAG: Towards Semi-Automatically Discovery Tactics, Techniques and Procedures OF E-Commerce Cyber Threat Intelligence" was accepted by IEEE Transactions on Dependable and Secure Computing (TDSC). Congrats to Yiming!


9/23/2021

Our paper "On the Security Risks of AutoML" was accepted by USENIX Security 2022. Congrats to Ren!


9/19/2021

Our paper "Towards Certifying the Asymmetric Robustness for Neural Networks: Quantification and Applications" was accepted by IEEE Transactions on Dependable and Secure Computing (TDSC). Congrats to Changjiang!


9/17/2021

Our paper "Fine-Grained Fashion Similarity Prediction by Attribute-Specific Embedding Learning" was accepted by IEEE Transactions on Image Processing (TIP). Congrats to Jianfeng!


9/5/2021

Our paper "Backdoor Pre-trained Models Can Transfer to All" was accepted by ACM CCS 2021. Congrats to Lujia!


9/4/2021

Our paper "Detecting Missed Security Operations Through Differential Checking of Object-based Similar Paths" was accepted by ACM CCS 2021. Congrats to Dinghao!


9/4/2021

Our paper "CPscan: Detecting Bugs Caused by Code Pruning in IoT Kernels" was accepted by ACM CCS 2021. Congrats to Lirong!


8/31/2021

恭喜何平获得“第十四届全国大学生信息安全竞赛”二等奖!


8/31/2021

Our paper "Constructing Contrastive samples via Summarization for Text Classification with limited annotations" was accepted by EMNLP 2021. Congrats to Yangkai!


8/3/2021

Our paper "Label Inference Attacks Against Vertical Federated Learning" was accepted by USENIX Security 2022. Congrats to Chong!


7/27/2021

Our paper "Multi-level Graph Matching Networks for Deep Graph Similarity Learning" was accepted by IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks and Learning Systems (TNNLS). Congrats to Xiang!


7/21/2021

Our paper "V-SHUTTLE: Scalable and Semantics-Aware Hypervisor Fuzzing" was accepted by ACM CCS 2021. Congrats to Gaoning!


7/9/2021

Our paper "Incentive-driven Proactive Application Deployment and Pricing on Distributed Edges" was accepted by IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing (TMC). Congrats to Shuiguang!


7/8/2021

Our paper "iFIZZ: Deep-State and Efficient Fault-Scenario Generation to Test IoT Firmware" was accepted by ASE 2021. Congrats to Peiyu!


6/11/2021

Our paper "This Hacker Knows Physics: Device Physics Aware Mimicry Attacks in Cyber-Physical Systems" was accepted by IEEE Transactions on Dependable and Secure Computing (TDSC). Congrats to Qinchen!


5/23/2021

Our paper "Remote Attacks on Drones Vision Sensors: An Empirical Study" was accepted by IEEE Transactions on Dependable and Secure Computing (TDSC). Congrats to Zhangjie!


5/22/2021

Our paper "MPInspector: A Systematic and Automatic Approach for Evaluating the Security of Iot Messaging Protocols" was accepted by USENIX Security 2021. Congrats to Qinying!


5/6/2021

Our paper "AHEAD: Adaptive Hierarchical Decomposition for Range Query under Local Differential Privacy" was accepted by ACM CCS 2021. Congrats to Linkang!


4/29/2021

Our paper "Smart Contract Vulnerability Detection: From Pure Neural Network to Interpretable Graph Feature and Expert Pattern Fusion" was accepted by IJCAI 2021. Congrats to Zhenguang!


4/26/2021

Dr. Shouling Ji was invited to serve on the TPC for NDSS 2022.


4/11/2021

Our paper "A Practical Black-box Attack on Source Code Authorship Identification Classifiers" was accepted by IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics & Security (TIFS). Congrats to Qianjun!


3/24/2021

Our paper "Adversarial CAPTCHAs" was accepted by IEEE Transactions on Cybernetics (TCYB). Congrats to Chenghui!


3/24/2021

Our paper "Cert-RNN: Towards Certifying the Robustness of Recurrent Neural Networks" was accepted by ACM CCS 2021. Congrats to Tianyu!


3/11/2021

Our paper "Deep Dual Consecutive Network for Human Pose Estimation" was accepted by CVPR 2021. Congrats to Zhenguang!


3/9/2021

Our paper "Trojaning Language Models for Fun and Profit" was accepted by Euro S&P 2021.


2/13/2021

Our paper "Turbo: Fraud Detection in Deposit-free Leasing Service via Real-Time Behavior Network Mining" was accepted by ICDE 2021. Congrats to Sihao.


1/29/2021

Our paper "Robustness Certification Research on Deep Learning Models: A Survey (深度学习模型鲁棒性研究综述)" was accepted by Chinese Journal of Computers. Congrats to Tianyu!


1/15/2021

Our paper "Deep Graph Matching and Searching for Semantic Code Retrieval" was accepted by ACM Transactions on Knowledge Discovery from Data (TKDD). Congrats to Xiang!


1/6/2021

Our paper "Graph Backdoor" was accepted by USENIX Security 2021. Congrats to Zhaohan.


12/24/2020

Our paper "Private Cell-ID Trajectory Prediction Using Multi-Graph Embedding and EncoderDecoder Network" was accepted by IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing (TMC). Congrats to Mingqi.


12/5/2020

Our paper "PROCESS: Privacy-Preserving On-Chain Certificate Status Service" was accepted by IEEE INFOCOM 2021. Congrats to Meng.


12/2/2020

Our two papers "i-Algebra: Towards Interactive Interpretability of Deep Neural Networks" and "Aggregated Multi-GANs for Controlled 3D Human Motion Prediction" were accepted by AAAI 2021. Congrats to Xinyang and Zhenguang.


11/5/2020

Our paper "A Large-scale Empirical Study on the Vulnerability of Deployed IoT Devices" [PDF] was accepted by IEEE Transactions on Dependable and Secure Computing (TDSC). Congrats to Binbin!


10/18/2020

Dr. Shouling Ji was invited to serve as the Senior Program Committee (SPC) member of IJCAI 2021.


9/16/2020

Our paper "Unsupervised Reference-Free Summary Quality Evaluation via Contrastive Learning" was accepted by EMNLP 2020. Congrats to Hanlu!


9/4/2020

Dr. Shouling Ji was invited to serve on the TPC for AAAI 2021.


8/28/2020

Our paper "A Survey on Deepfakes and Detection Techniques (深度伪造与检测技术综述)" [PDF] was accepted by Journal of Software. Congrats to Xurong!


8/26/2020

Dr. Shouling Ji was invited to serve on the TPC for IJCAI 2021.


8/15/2020

Our paper "UNIFUZZ: A Holistic and Pragmatic Metrics-Driven Platform" [PDF] was accepted by USENIX Security 2021. Congrats to Yuwei and Yuan!


7/25/2020

Our paper "V-Fuzz: Vulnerability Prediction Assisted Evolutionary Fuzzing for Binary Programs" was accepted by IEEE Transactions on Cybernetics. Congrats to Yuwei!


6/30/2020

Our paper "Understanding the Security Risks of Docker Hub" [PDF] was accepted by ESORICS 2020. Congrats to Peiyu!


5/29/2020

Our paper "Temporal Multi-Graph Convolutional Network for Traffic Flow Prediction" was accepted by IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transportation Systems (TITS). Congrats to Mingqi.


5/16/2020

Our paper "AdvMind: Inferring Adversary Intent of Black-Box Attacks" was accepted by KDD 2020. Congrats to Ren.


5/3/2020

Our two papers "Text Captcha Is Dead? A Large Scale Deployment and Empirical Study" and "A Tale of Evil Twins: Adversarial Inputs versus Poisoned Models" were accepted by ACM CCS 2020. Congrats to Chenghui and Ren.


5/1/2020

Our paper "Justinian's GAAvernor: Robust Distributed Learning with Gradient Aggregation Agent" was accepted by USENIX Security 2020.


4/22/2020

Our paper "A Truthful and Near-optimal Mechanism for Colocation Emergency Demand Response" was accepted by IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing (TMC). Congrats to Prof. Chen!


4/14/2020

Our paper "Privacy Risks of General-Purpose Language Models" [PDF] was accepted by IEEE S&P (Oakland) 2020.


3/16/2020

Our paper "AsgLDP: Collecting and Generating Decentralized Attributed Graphs with Local Differential Privacy" [PDF] was accepted by IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics & Security (TIFS). Congrats to Chengkun!


2/25/2020

Our paper "TextShield: Robust Text Classification Based on Multimodal Embedding and Neural Machine Translation" was accepted by USENIX Security 2020. Congrats to Jinfeng!


2/24/2020

Our paper "Which is Plagiarism: Fashion Image Retrieval based on Regional Representation for Design Protection" was accepted by CVPR 2020.


2/20/2020

Our paper "HandiText: Handwriting Recognition based on Dynamic Characteristics with Incremental LSTM" was accepted by ACM Transactions on Data Science (TDS).


2/19/2020

Our paper "Security and Privacy of Machine Learning Models: A Survey" (机器学习模型安全与隐私) [PDF] was accepted by Journal of Software 2020.


2/16/2020

Our paper "SirenAttack: Generating Adversarial Audio for End-to-End Acoustic Systems" was accepted by ASIACCS 2020. Congrats to Tianyu!


2/14/2020

Our paper "Attention with Long-term Interval-Based Gated Recurrent Units for Modeling Sequential User Behaviors" was accepted by DASFAA 2020.


12/16/2019

Our paper "De-Health: All Your Online Health Information Are Belong to Us" [PDF] was accepted by ICDE 2020.


12/13/2019

Our paper "OB-WSPES: A Uniform Evaluation System for Obfuscation-based Web Search Privacy" [PDF] was accepted by TDSC. Congrats to Chengkun!


11/13/2019

Dr. Shouling Ji was invited to serve on the TPC for ESORICS 2020.


11/11/2019

Our paper "Fine-Grained Fashion Similarity Learning by Attribute-Specific Embedding Network" was accepted by AAAI 2020. Congrats to Zhe Ma!


10/29/2019

Our paper "Security and Privacy Risks in Artificial Intelligence Systems (人工智能系统安全与隐私风险)" was accepted by Journal of Computer Research and Development. [PDF]


9/14/2019

Our paper "Adversarial Examples Versus Cloud-based Detectors: A Black-box Empirical Study" [PDF] was accepted by IEEE Transactions on Dependable and Secure Computing (TDSC). Congrats to Xurong and Juntao.


8/16/2019

Our paper "A Survey on Techniques, Applications and Security of Machine Learning Interpretability" [PDF] was accepted by Journal of Computer Research and Development.


7/16/2019

Our paper "GA-Par: Dependable Microservice Orchestration Framework for Geo-Distributed Clouds" was accepted by IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems (TPDS).


6/26/2019

Our paper "Dynamic Group-Oriented Provable Data Possession in the Cloud" was accepted by IEEE Transactions on Dependable and Secure Computing (TDSC).


6/18/2019

Our paper "Interpretable Deep Learning under Fire" was accepted by USENIX Security 2020. Congrats to Xinyang and Ting!


6/11/2019

Our paper "Fast-RCM: Fast Tree based Unsupersived Rare Class Mining" was accepted by IEEE Transactions on Cybernetics. Congrats to Haiqing!


5/10/2019

Our paper "VulSniper: Focus Your Attention to Shoot Fine-Grained Vulnerabilities" was accepted by IJCAI 2019. Congrats to Xu and Jingzheng!


5/2/2019

Our paper "MOpt: Optimize Mutation Scheduling for Fuzzers" [PDF] was accepted by USENIX Security 2019. Congrats to Chenyang Lyu!


4/29/2019

Our paper "Efficient Global String Kernel with Random Features: Beyond Counting Substructures" was accepted by KDD 2019. Congrats to Lingfei!


3/3/2019

Our paper "TiSSA: A Time Slice Self-Attention Approach for Modeling Sequential User Behaviors" was accepted by WWW 2019.


2/25/2019

Our paper "Dual Dense Encoding for Zero-Example Video Retrieval" was accepted by CVPR 2019. Congrats to Jianfeng!


2/5/2019

Our posters "TextBugger: Generating Adversarial Text Against Real-world Applications" and "SirenAttack: Generating Adversarial Audio for End-to-End Acoustic Systems" were accepted by NDSS 2019 Poster Session. Congrats to Tianyu and Jinfeng!


1/5/2019

Our paper "An I/O Efficient Distributed Approximation Framework Using Cluster Sampling" was accepted by IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems (TPDS). Congrats to Xuhong!


1/4/2019

Our Adversarial CAPTCHA (aCAPTCHA) system was applied and deployed on Alibaba's e-commerce platform. [News 1] [News 2]


12/17/2018

Our paper "CATS: Cross-Platform E-commerce Fraud Detection" was accepted by ICDE 2019. Congrats to Haiqin Weng and Fuzheng Duan!


11/30/2018

Our paper "A Truthful FPTAS Mechanism for Emergency Demand Response in Colocation Data Centers" was accepted by IEEE INFOCOM 2019. Congrats to Dr. Chen!


11/17/2018

Our paper "A Privacy-Preserving Online Learning Approach for Incentive-based Demand Response in Smart Grid" was accepted by IEEE Systems Journal (IF=4.337). Congrats!


11/16/2018

Our paper "Video Big Data Retrieval Over Media Cloud: A Context-aware Online Learning Approach" was accepted by IEEE Transactions on Multimedia (TMM). Congrats to Yinan.


11/13/2018

Dr. Shouling Ji was invited to serve on the TPC for ACM CCS 2019.


11/7/2018

Our paper "TextBugger: Generating Adversarial Text Against Real-world Applications" [PDF] was accepted by NDSS 2019. Congrats to Jinfeng and Tianyu!


10/21/2018

Our paper "Integration of Static and Dynamic Code Stylometry Analysis for Programmer De-anonymization" won the Best Paper Award of AISec 2018.


9/27/2018

Our paper "DeepSec: A Uniform Platform for Security Analysis of Deep Learning Models" [PDF] was accepted by IEEE S&P (Oakland) 2019. Congrats to Lingxiang, Jiannan, and Jiaxu!


9/23/2018

Our paper "Attacker Location Evaluation-based Fake Source Scheduling for Source Location Privacy in Cyber-Physical Systems" was accepted by IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics & Security (TIFS). Congrats to Zhen!


8/31/2018

Haiqin Weng was chosen to receive an ACM CCS 2018 Travel Grant. Congrats to Haiqin.


8/13/2018

Our two papers "Integration of Static and Dynamic Code Stylometry Analysis for Programmer De-anonymization" (Best Paper Award) [PDF] and "Towards Evaluating the Security of Image CAPTCHA in the Wild" [PDF] were accepted by AISec 2018. Congrats to Ningfei, Binbin and Haiqin.


7/28/2018

Dr. Shouling Ji was invited to serve on the TPC for IEEE ICC 2019.


7/24/2018

Our paper "Model-Reuse Attacks on Learning Systems" [PDF] was accepted by ACM CCS 2018. Congrats to Yujie!


7/10/2018

Our paper "Pre-Patch: Find Hidden Threats in Open Software based on Machine Learning Method" won the Best Paper Award of SCF 2018.


7/1/2018

Our paper "Adversarial Example Attacks and Defenses of Deep Learning Systems" was accepted by Communications of the CCF.


4/18/2018

Dr. Shouling Ji was invited to serve on the Technical Program Committee (TPC) of IEEE MASS 2018.


4/5/2018

Dr. Shouling Ji was elected to the CCF Technical Committee on Blockchian (CCF 区块链专委会委员).


3/10/2018

Dr. Shouling Ji was invited to serve on the Technical Program Committee (TPC) of ACM CCS 2018, SECURECOMM 2018, and ICICS 2018.


2/18/2018

Our paper "T-PriDO: A Tree-based Privacy-Preserving Distributed Online Big Data Processing System" was accepted by IEEE CNS 2018.


2/12/2018

Dr. Shouling Ji was selected into the "National 1000 Young Talents Program".


1/6/2018

Our paper "Online E-Commerce Fraud: A Large-scale Detection and Analysis" was accepted by ICDE 2018. Congrats to Haiqin and Tianyu!


12/7/2017

Our paper "Fingerprinting for Cyber Physical System Security: Device Physics Matters Too" was accepted by IEEE Security & Privacy Magazine.


11/27/2017

Our two papers "Quantifying Graph Anonymity, Utility, and De-anonymity" [PDF] and "CertChain: Public and Efficient Certificate Audit Based on Blockchain for TLS Connections"[PDF] were accepted by IEEE INFOCOM 2018.


9/12/2017

Dr. Xuhong Zhang from University of Central Florida (UCF) visited the NESA Lab.


9/11/2017

Our paper "PBUF: Sharing Buffer to Mitigate Flooding Attacks" was accepted by ICPADS 2017 and our paper "Blind De-anonymization Attacks using Social Networks" was accepted by WPES 2017 (in conjunction with ACM CCS 2017).


8/1/2017

Dr. Ting Wang from Lehigh University visited the NESA Lab.


7/29/2017

Our two papers "H2DoS: An Application-Layer DoS Attack towards HTTP/2 Protocol" and "HSTS Measurement and A New Stripping Attack Against HTTPS" were accepted by SECURECOMM 2017. Congrats to Xurong and Xiang.


6/17/2017

Our paper "LaChouTi: Kernel Vulnerability Responding Framework for the Fragmented Android Devices" was accepted by FSE/ESEC 2017. Congrats to Jingzheng!


6/12/2017

Dr. Kangjie Lu from Georgia Tech visited the NESA lab.


5/29/2017

Our paper "De-SAG: On the De-anonymization of Structure-Attribute Graph Data" was accepted by IEEE Transactions on Dependable and Secure Computing (TDSC).


5/27/2017

Dr. Shouling Ji was selected for the IEEE INFOCOM 2017 "Best-in-Session-Presentation" Award. The presented paper was "Password Correlation: Quantification, Evaluation and Application".


3/12/2017

Our paper "Private, yet Practical, Multiparty Deep Learning" was accepted by ICDCS 2017. Congrats to Xinyang.


1/14/2017

Our paper “Exception Beyond Exception: Crashing Android System by Trapping in "Uncaught Exception"” was accepted by ICSE 2017. Congrats to Dr. Jingzheng!


1/5/2017

Prof. Ting Wang from Lehigh University visited the NESA Lab.


1/4/2017

Mr. Yue Chen from Florida State University visited the NESA Lab.


12/26/2016

Prof. Zhiyun Qian from UC Riverside visited the NESA Lab.


11/26/2016

Our paper "Graph Data Anonymization, De-anonymization Attacks, and De-anonymizability Quantification: A Survey" was accepted by IEEE Communications Surveys & Tutorials (COMST). (IF = 9.22)


11/26/2016

Our paper "Password Correlation: Quantification, Evaluation and Application" was accepted by IEEE INFOCOM 2017.


8/31/2016

Our paper "Towards a Framework to Facilitate the Mobile Advertising Ecosystem" was accepted by ICPADS 2016.


8/16/2016

Our paper "Sapprox: Enabling Efficient and Accurate Approximations on Sub-datasets with Distribution-aware Online Sampling" was accepted by VLDB 2017.


7/22/2016

Our paper "SmartWalk: Enhancing Social Network Security via Adaptive Random Walks" is accepted by ACM CCS 2016.