Cybersecurity Research

Cybersecurity Research

UCF Center for Cybersecurity faculty publish cyber papers in a number of publication venues. Below is a non-exhaustive list of papers authored by UCF faculty and the links to the full manuscript. 

Paper # 1Amerah Alabrah (UCF graduate student), Jeffrey Cashion (UCF graduate student) and Mostafa Bassiouni (UCF Faculty) “Enhancing security of cookie-based sessions in mobile networks using sparse caching” International Journal of Information Security- Springer Publishing, Volume 13, No. 4, pp. 355-366, August 2014.

Paper # 2: Orlando Arias (UCF undergraduate Computer Engineering student), Jacob Wurm (UCF undergraduate Computer Engineering student), Khoa Hoang (UCF undergraduate Computer Engineering student), Yier Jin (UCF Faculty), “Privacy and Security in Internet of Things and Wearable Devices,” IEEE Transactions on Multi-Scale Computing Systems, Accepted Paper, DOI 10.1109/TMSCS.2015.2498605.

Paper # 3: Sheng Wen, Wei Zhou, Jun Zhang, Yang Xiang, Wanlei Zhou, Weijia Jia, Cliff C. Zou (UCF Faculty), "Modeling and Analysis on the Propagation Dynamics of Modern Email Malware", IEEE Transactions on Dependable and Secure Computing, Vol. 11, No. 4, pp. 361-374, July-Aug., 2014.

Paper # 4: Amerah Alabrah (UCF graduate student) and Mostafa Bassiouni (UCF Faculty), "Preventing session hijacking in collaborative applications with hybrid cache-supported one-way hash chains," Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Collaborative Computing: Networking, Applications and Worksharing (COLLABORATECOM 2014), Miami, Florida, October 22–25, 2014, 10-page Full Research Paper.

Paper # 5: Hector Lugo-Cordero (UCF graduate student) and Ratan Guha (UCF Faculty), “What Defines an Intruder? An Intelligent Approach”, Proceedings of 2013 IEEE Symposium on Computational Intelligence in Cyber Security (CICS), Singapore, April 15-19, 2013.

Paper # 6: Amerah Alabrah (UCF graduate student) and Mostafa Bassiouni (UCF Faculty), “'Efficient user and broadcast authentication scheme for WSNs” Proceedings of the IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC’14), Istanbul, Turkey, April 6-9, 2014.

Paper # 7: Omar Nakhila (UCF graduate student), Erich Dondyk (UCF graduate student), Faisal Amjad (UCF graduate student), Cliff C. Zou (UCF Faculty), "User-Side Wi-Fi Evil Twin Attack Detection Using SSL/TCP Protocols", in 12th Annual IEEE Consumer Communications and Networking Conference (CCNC), Jan. 9-12, Las Vegas, 2015.

Paper # 8: Lucas Davi, Matthias Hanreich, Debayan Paul, Ahmad-Reza Sadeghi (UT Darmstadt), Patrick Koeberl, Dean Sullivan, Orlando Arias (undergraduate UCF Computer Engineering student), and Yier Jin (UCF Faculty), “HAFIX: Hardware-Assisted Flow Integrity Extension," IEEE/ACM Design Automation Conference (DAC'15), 2015. (Best Paper Award).

Paper # 9: Roberto Alberdeston (UCF graduate student), Erich Dondyk (UCF graduate student), Cliff C. Zou (UCF Faculty), "Click-Tracking Blocker: Privacy Preservation by Disabling Search Engines' Click-Tracking", in IEEE GLOBECOM, Dec. 2014.

Paper # 10: Y. Liu, S. Hu, Y. Jin (UCF Faculty), J. Wu, Y. Shi, Y. Hu, and X. Li, ``Impact assessment of net metering on smart home cyberattack detection,'' IEEE/ACM Design Automation Conference (DAC'15), 2015.