Check out the new USENIX Web site.

Thanks to those of you who joined us in Vancouver, B.C., Canada, for the 15th USENIX Security Symposium.
The online proceedings, including audio files of the paper presentations, are now available to USENIX members. The audio files of the keynote, invited talks, and best paper presentations also available and are free to everyone.

Check Out the Best Papers
The Best Paper and Best Student Paper are now available online and open to everyone. "Evaluating SFI for a CISC Architecture" by Stephen McCamant and Greg Morrisett won the Best Paper Award. "Keyboards and Covert Channels" by Gaurav Shah, Andres Molina, and Matt Blaze is the recipient of the Best Student Paper Award. Click here to see media coverage of the paper and more.

Security '06 Attendee Survey
The survey is now closed. Thanks to those of you who responded. Congratulations to Kevin Butler, the winner of the survey raffle.


Program Chair
Angelos D. Keromytis, Columbia University

Program Committee
William Arbaugh, University of Maryland
Lee Badger, DARPA
Peter Chen, University of Michigan
Bill Cheswick, Lumeta
Marc Dacier, Eurecom, France
Ed Felten, Princeton University
Virgil Gligor, University of Maryland
John Ioannidis, Columbia University
Trent Jaeger, Pennsylvania State University
Somesh Jha, University of Wisconsin
Louis Kruger, University of Wisconsin
Wenke Lee, Georgia Institute of Technology
Fabian Monrose, Johns Hopkins University
Andrew Myers, Cornell University
Vassilis Prevelakis, Drexel University
Niels Provos, Google
Michael Reiter, Carnegie Mellon University
Michael Roe, Microsoft Research, UK
R. Sekar, Stony Brook University
Anil Somayaji, Carleton University
Jessica Staddon, PARC
Salvatore Stolfo, Columbia University
David Wagner, University of California, Berkeley
Brian Weis, Cisco
Tara Whalen, Dalhousie University

Invited Talks Co-Chairs
Patrick McDaniel, Pennsylvania State University
Gary McGraw, Cigital

Poster Session Chair
Radu Sion, Stony Brook University

Work-in-Progress Session Chair
Doug Szajda, University of Richmond

Workshops were held in conjunction with the main conference. HotSec '06 took place on July 31. EVT '06 and MetriCon 1.0 both took place on August 1.

Note: Until a year after the conference, the full refereed papers are available only to USENIX members. When accessing restricted papers, remember to use your member number or login name as your userid. Not a USENIX member? Join today! The invited talk presentations are free to everyone.


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