CSAW'15 Applied Research Winners

First place: Paper: ObliVM: A Programming Framework for Secure Computation 

Authors: Chang Liu, Xiao Wang, Kartik Nayak, Yan Huang, Elaine Shi, University of Maryland College Park

Second place: Paper: Nomad: Mitigating Arbitrary Cloud Side Channels via Provider-Assisted Migration

Authors: Soo-Jin Moon, Vyas Sekar, Michael K. Reiter, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Third place: Preventing Use-after-free with Dangling Pointers Nullification

Authors: Byoungyoung Lee, Chengyu Song, Yeongjin Jang, Tielei Wang, Taesoo Kim, Long Lu, Wenke Lee, Georgia Tech University, Atlanta

Other Applied Research Finalists

Bohatei: Flexible and Elastic DDoS Defense
Members: Seyed K. Fayaz, Yoshiaki Tobioka, Vyas Sekar and Michael Bailey

A Generic Approach to Automatic Deobfuscation of Executable Code
Authors: Babak Yadegari, Brian Johannesmeyer, Benjamin Whitely and Saumya Debray

Type Casting Verification: Stopping an emerging attack vector
Authors: Byoungyoung Lee, Chengyu Song, Taesoo Kim, Wenke Lee

AUTOPROBE: Towards Automatic Active Malicious Server Probing Using Dynamic Binary Analysis
Authors: Zhaoyan Xu, Antonio Nappa, Robert Baykov, Guangliang Yang, Juan Caballero and Guofei Gu

Morpheus: Automatically Generating Heuristics to Detect Android Emulators
Authors: Yiming Jing, Ziming Zhao, Gail-Joon Ahn and Hongxin Hu

Cracking App Isolation on Apple: Unauthorized Cross-App Resource Access on MAC OS X and iOS
Authors: Luyi Xing, Xiaolong Bai, Tongxin Li, Kai Chen, Xiaojing Liao and Xiaofeng Wang

SUPOR: Precise and Scalable Sensitive User Input Detection for Android Apps
Authors: Jianjun Huang, Zhichun Li, Xusheng Xiao, Zhenyu Wu, Kangjie Lu, Xiangyu Zhang and Guofei Jiang