SWITS 2011- Draft Seminar Programme, Grandhotel, Marstrand


Wednesday, 15th June 2011:

10:00 Arrival, Coffee for early arrivals

10:30 Welcome, Introduction, poster session for research group presentations

11:10  PhD Student Presentations I: Software privacy (Session Chair: Tomas Olovsson)

Khuraram Shahzad (BTH): Privacy Invasive Software

Arnar Birgisson (Chalmers TH): Differential Privacy with Information Flow Control

PhD Student Presentations II: DoS, Malware and SPAM (Session Chair: Stefan Axelsson)

Zhang Fu (Chalmers TH): A Cluster Based Framework to mitigate DDoS attacks

Christopher Jämthagen and Martin Hell (Lund University): A Technique for Remote Detection of VMware Workstation

Ge Zhang (Karlstad University): Detecting Near-Duplicate offline SPITs Using Local Hash Algorithms

Farnaz Morandi (Chalmers TH): The Anti-Social Behavior of SPAM

12:40 Lunch

13:40 PhD Student Presentations III: Network Security (Session Chair: Marcus Nohlberg)

Andreas Larson (Chalmers TH): Survey of Security in Wireless Sensor Networks

Shahid Raza (SICS): Secure Communication between IP enabled sensor networks and the traditional Internet

Anna Vapen (Linköping University): Security Levels for Web Authentication

Jonas Magazinius (Chalmers TH): Cross-polyglot Scripting

14:40 PhD Student Presentations IV: Privacy & PETs (Session Chair: Rose-Mharie Åhlfeldt)

Oleksandr Bodriagov (KTH): P2P Social Networks with Broadcasting Encryption Protected Privacy

Tobias Pulls (Karlstad University): A Privacy-Friendly Architecture for the Data Track Utilizing Cloud Storage

15:20 Coffee

15:40  Discussion with MSB (Chair: Simone Fischer-Hübner):

Helena Andersson (MSB): Current IT Security Activities and Strategies in Sweden

Ella Kolkowska (Örebro University): MSB Study on IT Security Research in Sweden


16:40-17:40 Parallel workshops on cooperation within research and education

18:00 Social event


Thursday, 16th June 2011:

8.00 Breakfast

8:45 Summing up the discussion groups of the first day (Chair: Andrei Sabelfeld)

9:15: PhD Student Presentations V: Software Security (Session Chair: Christian Gehrmann)

Musard Balliu (KTH): Epistemic Logic for Information Flow Security

Siavash Soleimanifard (KTH): ProMoVer: A Tool for Modular Verification of Temporal Safety Properties

Willard Rafnsson (Chalmers TH): Secure Class Initialization with Dependencies

Hannes Holm (KTH): A cyber security modeling language

10:15 Coffee

10:45 PhD Student Presentations VI: Metrics & IDS (Chair: Alessandro Rosso)

Laleh Pirzadeh (Chalmers TH): An Approach towards Security Metrication

Margareta Eriksson (Stockholm University): Controlled Information Security (COINS)

Sarmad Rohani (BTH): Anomaly-based Detector for Maritime Surveillance


11:30: PhD Student Presentations VII: Embedded Systems Security (Chair: David Sands)

Christian Vestlund (Linköping University): Security in Resource-Constrained Embedded Systems

Maria Vasilevskaya (Linköping University): Domain Specific Modelling for Secure Embedded Systems Design

Asrin Javaheri (Chalmers TH): A Model for the Infrastructure of the Connected Car

Oliver Schwarz (KTH & SICS): DMA Virtualization and Hypervisor Verification

12.30 Lunch

13:30 PhD Student Presentations VIII: Policies & Security Models (Chair: Erland Jonsson)

Filippo Del Tedesco (Chalmers TH): An abstract framework for expressive erasure policies specification

Phu H. Phung (Chalmers TH): Enforcing Modular Fine-Grained Security Policies for Untrusted Javascript in ECMAScript 5

Waldo Rocha Flores (KTH): Information Security Governance Analysis Using Probabilistic Relational Models


14:15 Research and Development of the Swedish Military in Cooperation with Swedish Universities: Mission, Vision and Applications, Övlt Ingvar Ståhl, FMKE (Chair: Simone Fischer-Hübner)


15:00 Summing up of seminar results, future of SWITS

15:15 Coffee, End of SWITS 2011