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SELECTED MEDIA REPORTS

  • 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, Linux.com 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
  • Phys.org, and Supercomputing Online on quantitative anomaly detection and award-winning network traffic analysis work. Mar. 2013.
    Phys.org
  • International Business Times, Homeland Security News Wires, PHYSORG (United Kingdom) on our award-winning keystroke dynamic security work. Nov. 2010.
    Physorg
  • NSF news and ACM Technews on our activity-based authentication. Nov. 2009.
    NSF, ACM Technews