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Preliminary Workshop Program

Please Note: This workshop is by invitation and/or acceptance of paper submission.

All sessions will take place in Conference Room 2 (5th Floor) of the Sheraton Boston Hotel unless otherwise noted.

Sunday, August 5, 2007

5:00 p.m.–7:00 p.m.    On-site Registration, Constitution Foyer
5:30 p.m.–7:00 p.m.  
USENIX Security '07 Welcome Get-Together
Constitution Foyer

Monday, August 6, 2007

7:30 a.m.–5:00 p.m.    On-site Registration, Constitution Foyer
9:00 a.m.–9:15 a.m.  

9:15 a.m.–10:15 a.m.  
Invited Talk
Fast-Flux DNS and Overlay Networks Using Botnets
David Dagon, Georgia Institute of Technology

10:15 a.m.–10:30 a.m.    Break
10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.  
From the Metal to the Infrastructure

Flayer: Exposing Application Internals
Will Drewry and Tavis Ormandy, Google, Inc.
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Exploiting Concurrency Vulnerabilities in System Call Wrappers
Robert N. M. Watson, Computer Laboratory, University of Cambridge
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The ND2DB Attack: Database Content Extraction Using Timing Attacks on the Indexing Algorithms
Ariel Futoransky, Damián Saura, and Ariel Waissbein, Core Security Technologies
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Billing Attacks on SIP-Based VoIP Systems
Ruishan Zhang, Xinyuan Wang, Xiaohui Yang, and Xuxian Jiang, George Mason University
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12:30 p.m.–1:45 p.m.    Workshop Luncheon, Conference Room 1 (5th Floor)
1:45 p.m.–3:15 p.m.  
Sniffing and Scanning

BlueSniff: Eve Meets Alice and Bluetooth
Dominic Spill and Andrea Bittau, University College London
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Toward Undetected Operating System Fingerprinting
Lloyd G. Greenwald and Tavaris J. Thomas, LGS Bell Labs Innovations
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Catch Me, If You Can: Evading Network Signatures with Web-based Polymorphic Worms
Matt Van Gundy, University of California, Davis; Davide Balzarotti and Giovanni Vigna, University of California, Santa Barbara
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3:15 p.m.–3:40 p.m.    Break
3:40 p.m.–4:40 p.m.  
Hidden Attacks

An Encrypted Exploit Payload Protocol and Target-Side Scripting Engine
Dino A. Dai Zovi, Two Sigma Investments
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Exploiting Redundancy in Natural Language to Penetrate Bayesian Spam Filters
Christoph Karlberger, Günther Bayler, Christopher Kruegel, and Engin Kirda, Secure Systems Lab, Technical University Vienna
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4:40 p.m.–5:40 p.m.  
Five Minute Madness

Works-in-progress, outrageous opinions, and wild ideas on the future of attacks

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