• An Empirical Evaluation of Security Indicators in Mobile Web Browsers 

      Amrutkar, Chaitrali; Traynor, Patrick; van Oorschot, Paul C. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2011)
      Mobile browsers are increasingly being relied upon to perform security sensitive operations. Like their desktop counterparts, these applications can enable SSL/TLS to provide strong security guarantees for communications ...
    • On the Disparity of Display Security in Mobile and Traditional Web Browsers 

      Amrutkar, Chaitrali; Singh, Kapil; Verma, Arunabh; Traynor, Patrick (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2011)
      Mobile web browsers now provide nearly equivalent features when compared to their desktop counterparts. However, smaller screen size and optimized features for constrained hardware make the web experience on mobile browsers ...
    • One-Time Cookies: Preventing Session Hijacking Attacks with Disposable Credentials 

      Dacosta, Italo; Chakradeo, Saurabh; Ahamad, Mustaque; Traynor, Patrick (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2011)
      Many web applications are vulnerable to session hijacking attacks due to the insecure use of cookies for session management. The most recommended defense against this threat is to completely replace HTTP with HTTPS. ...
    • Practical Data-Leak Prevention for Legacy Applications in Enterprise Networks 

      Mundada, Yogesh; Ramachandran, Anirudh; Tariq, Mukarram Bin; Feamster, Nick (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2011)
      Organizations must control where private information spreads; this problem is referred to in the industry as data leak prevention. Commercial solutions for DLP are based on scanning content; these impose high overhead and ...
    • Replacing Oblivious Computation with Private Search for Context Sensitive Communications 

      Amrutkar, Chaitrali; Naik, Rishikesh; Dacosta, Italo; Traynor, Patrick (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010)
      Context aware applications provide users with an increasingly rich set of services. From services such as interactive maps to restaurant guides and social networking tools, the use of information including location, ...