Successful submissions on top conference ACM CCS 2021


Researchers from Fraunhofer SIT and TU Darmstadt involved in ATHENE placed 6 papers and 3 posters at the prestigious ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS) 2021. The A* ranked ACM CCS is the flagship annual conference of the Special Interest Group on Security, Audit and Control (SIGSAC) of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM). The conference brings together information security researchers, practitioners, developers, and users from all over the world to explore cutting-edge ideas and results.

Accepted papers:

Hiding the Lengths of Encrypted Messages via Gaussian Padding
Jean Paul Degabriele (TU Darmstadt)

The Security of ChaCha20-Poly1305 in the Multi-User Setting
Jean Paul Degabriele (TU Darmstadt); Jérôme Govinden (TU Darmstadt); Felix Günther (ETH Zurich); Kenny Paterson (ETH Zurich)

The Exact Security of BIP32 Wallets
Poulami Das (TU Darmstadt); Andreas Erwig (TU Darmstadt); Sebastian Faust (TU Darmstadt); Julian Loss (University of Maryland); Siavash Riahi (TU Darmstadt)

FakeWake: Understanding and Mitigating Fake Wake-up Words of Voice Assistants
Yanjiao Chen (Zhejiang University); Yijie Bai (Zhejiang University); Kaibo Wang (Zhejiang University); Richard Mitev (TU Darmstadt); Wenyuan Xu (Zhejiang University); Ahmad-Reza Sadeghi (TU Darmstadt)

RealSWATT: Remote Software-based Attestation for Embedded Devices under Realtime Constraints
Sebastian Surminski (University of Duisburg-Essen); Christian Niesler (University of Duisburg-Essen); Ferdinand Brasser (TU Darmstadt); Lucas Davi (University of Duisburg-Essen); Ahmad-Reza Sadeghi (TU Darmstadt)

Let's Downgrade Let's Encrypt
Tianxiang Dai (Fraunhofer SIT); Haya Shulman (Fraunhofer SIT); Michael Waidner (TU Darmstadt)

Accepted posters:

Revisiting Hybrid Private Information Retrieval
Daniel Günther (TU Darmstadt); Thomas Schneider (TU Darmstadt); Felix Wiegand (TU Darmstadt)

Predictive Cipher-Suite Negotiation For Boosting Deployment of New Ciphers
Elias Heftrig (Fraunhofer SIT); Jean-Pierre Seifert (Technical University of Berlin); Haya Shulman (Fraunhofer SIT); Michael Waidner (ATHENE, TU Darmstadt, Fraunhofer SIT); Nils Wisiol (Technische Universität Berlin)

Evaluating Resilience of Domains in PKI
Markus Brandt (Fraunhofer SIT); Haya Shulman (Fraunhofer SIT); Michael Waidner (ATHENE, TU Darmstadt, Fraunhofer SIT)

ACM CCS 2021 will take place in virtual form from November 15-19, 2021.

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