Recent Tweets by Yao Group


  • An article in Science on Yao’s NSF CAREER Award. Why? Read on.
    Malware and search engines: Lamar Smith goes far afield in his latest hit list of NSF grants.
    Written by Jeffrey Mervis. Feb., 2015.
  • Slashdot, UK’s Register, and Helpnet Security on our Java secure coding research. Oct. 2017. (Our ICSE ’18 work)
  • New Scientist, ACM Technews, International Business Times on Android malware collusion work (in ASIACCS ’17). Apr. 2017.
  • Virginia Tech researchers receive National Science Foundation grant to keep rogue forces at bay in high-performance computing. Dec. 2016.
    NSF Variability Project
  • Featured news in Communications of ACM on program anomaly detection. Jan. 2016.
    Communications of ACM
  • HPC Wire, Government Security News on detecting stealth attacks with program anomaly detection. Oct. 2015.
    HPC Wire, Government Security News
  • Computer World, TMC Net, IT Weekly Newsletter on causality-based insider threat detection. Oct. 2014.
    Computer World, TMC Net
  • Data-leak detection research highlight by Software Security Engineering Research Center (S2ERC), a NSF I/UCRC. Aug. 2014.
  • NSF, HPC Wire, Examiner, Federal Computer Week on network traffic causality reasoning for detecting stealthy malware activities. Jun. 2014.
    NSF, HPC Wire, Federal Computing
  •, and Supercomputing Online on quantitative anomaly detection and award-winning network traffic analysis work. Mar. 2013.
  • International Business Times, Homeland Security News Wires, PHYSORG (United Kingdom) on our award-winning keystroke dynamic security work. Nov. 2010.
  • NSF news and ACM Technews on our activity-based authentication. Nov. 2009.
    NSF, ACM Technews