Security Papers from the 1990s

This webpage is an attempt to assemble a ranking of top-cited security papers from the 1990s. The ranking has been created based on citations of papers published at top security conferences. More details are available here.

Top-cited papers from 1999 ⌄

  1. 1
    Wenke Lee, Salvatore J. Stolfo, and Kui W. Mok:
    A Data Mining Framework for Building Intrusion Detection Models.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 1999
    1683 cites at Google Scholar
    983% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  2. 2
    Ari Juels and Martin Wattenberg:
    A Fuzzy Commitment Scheme.
    ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS), 1999
    1550 cites at Google Scholar
    898% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  3. 3
    Christina Warrender, Stephanie Forrest, and Barak A. Pearlmutter:
    Detecting Intrusions using System Calls: Alternative Data Models.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 1999
    1442 cites at Google Scholar
    828% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2018
    Paper: DOI
  4. 4
    Alma Whitten and J. Doug Tygar:
    Why Johnny Can't Encrypt: A Usability Evaluation of PGP 5.0.
    USENIX Security Symposium, 1999
    1163 cites at Google Scholar
    648% above average of year
    Last visited: Dec-2016
    Paper: DOI
  5. 5
    Charles Lynn:
    Secure Border Gateway Protocol (S-BGP).
    Network and Distributed System Security Symposium (NDSS), 1999
    964 cites at Google Scholar
    520% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  6. 6
    Ian Jermyn, Alain J. Mayer, Fabian Monrose, Michael K. Reiter, and Aviel D. Rubin:
    The Design and Analysis of Graphical Passwords.
    USENIX Security Symposium, 1999
    916 cites at Google Scholar
    490% above average of year
    Last visited: May-2018
    Paper: DOI
  7. 7
    Ari Juels and John G. Brainard:
    Client Puzzles: A Cryptographic Countermeasure Against Connection Depletion Attacks.
    Network and Distributed System Security Symposium (NDSS), 1999
    782 cites at Google Scholar
    403% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  8. 8
    Fabian Monrose, Michael K. Reiter, and Susanne Wetzel:
    Password Hardening Based on Keystroke Dynamics.
    ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS), 1999
    604 cites at Google Scholar
    289% above average of year
    Last visited: May-2018
    Paper: DOI
  9. 9
    Anup K. Ghosh and Aaron Schwartzbard:
    A Study in Using Neural Networks for Anomaly and Misuse Detection.
    USENIX Security Symposium, 1999
    557 cites at Google Scholar
    258% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  10. 10
    Ronald Cramer and Victor Shoup:
    Signature Schemes Based on the Strong RSA Assumption.
    ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS), 1999
    552 cites at Google Scholar
    255% above average of year
    Last visited: May-2018
    Paper: DOI

Top-cited papers from 1998 ⌄

  1. 1
    Vern Paxson:
    Bro: A System for Detecting Network Intruders in Real-Time.
    USENIX Security Symposium, 1998
    2818 cites at Google Scholar
    1616% above average of year
    Last visited: Apr-2017
    Paper: DOI
  2. 2
    Ian T. Foster, Carl Kesselman, Gene Tsudik, and Steven Tuecke:
    A Security Architecture for Computational Grids.
    ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS), 1998
    1883 cites at Google Scholar
    1047% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  3. 3
    Wenke Lee and Salvatore J. Stolfo:
    Data Mining Approaches for Intrusion Detection.
    USENIX Security Symposium, 1998
    1738 cites at Google Scholar
    959% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  4. 4
    Crispin Cowan, Calton Pu, Dave Maier, Heather Hintony, Jonathan Walpole, Peat Bakke, Steve Beattie, Aaron Grier, Perry Wagle, and Qian Zhang:
    StackGuard: Automatic Adaptive Detection and Prevention of Buffer-Overflow Attacks.
    USENIX Security Symposium, 1998
    1712 cites at Google Scholar
    943% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  5. 5
    J. S. Balasubramaniyan, J. O. Garcia-Fernandez, D. Isacoff, Eugene H. Spafford, and Diego Zamboni:
    An Architecture for Intrusion Detection Using Autonomous Agents.
    Annual Computer Security Applications Conference (ACSAC), 1998
    794 cites at Google Scholar
    384% above average of year
    Last visited: May-2018
    Paper: DOI
  6. 6
    F. Javier Thayer, Jonathan C. Herzog, and Joshua D. Guttman:
    Strand Spaces: Why is a Security Protocol Correct?
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 1998
    702 cites at Google Scholar
    328% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  7. 7
    Terran Lane and Carla E. Brodley:
    Temporal Sequence Learning and Data Reduction for Anomaly Detection.
    ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS), 1998
    681 cites at Google Scholar
    315% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  8. 8
    Thomas D. Wu:
    The Secure Remote Password Protocol.
    Network and Distributed System Security Symposium (NDSS), 1998
    645 cites at Google Scholar
    293% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  9. 9
    Kobbi Nissim and Moni Naor:
    Certificate Revocation and Certificate Update.
    USENIX Security Symposium, 1998
    634 cites at Google Scholar
    286% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  10. 10
    George I. Davida, Yair Frankel, and Brian J. Matt:
    On Enabling Secure Applications Through Off-Line Biometric Identification.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 1998
    558 cites at Google Scholar
    240% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI

Top-cited papers from 1997 ⌄

  1. 1
    Martín Abadi and Andrew D. Gordon:
    A Calculus for Cryptographic Protocols: The Spi Calculus.
    ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS), 1997
    1898 cites at Google Scholar
    1404% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  2. 2
    Gavin Lowe:
    Casper: A Compiler for the Analysis of Security Protocols.
    IEEE Computer Security Foundations Symposium (CSF), 1997
    792 cites at Google Scholar
    528% above average of year
    Last visited: May-2018
    Paper: DOI
  3. 3
    William A. Arbaugh, David J. Farber, and Jonathan M. Smith:
    A Secure and Reliable Bootstrap Architecture.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 1997
    759 cites at Google Scholar
    501% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  4. 4
    John C. Mitchell, Mark Mitchell, and Ulrich Stern:
    Automated analysis of cryptographic protocols using Mur-phi.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 1997
    704 cites at Google Scholar
    458% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  5. 5
    Christoph L. Schuba, Ivan Krsul, Markus G. Kuhn, Eugene H. Spafford, Aurobindo Sundaram, and Diego Zamboni:
    Analysis of a Denial of Service Attack on TCP.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 1997
    619 cites at Google Scholar
    390% above average of year
    Last visited: Dec-2017
    Paper: DOI
  6. 6
    Sushil Jajodia, Pierangela Samarati, and V. S. Subrahmanian:
    A Logical Language for Expressing Authorizations.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 1997
    616 cites at Google Scholar
    388% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  7. 7
    N. Asokan, Matthias Schunter, and Michael Waidner:
    Optimistic Protocols for Fair Exchange.
    ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS), 1997
    592 cites at Google Scholar
    369% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  8. 8
    Calvin Ko, Manfred Ruschitzka, and Karl N. Levitt:
    Execution Monitoring of Security-Critical Programs in Distributed Systems: A Specification-Based Approach.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 1997
    476 cites at Google Scholar
    277% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2017
    Paper: DOI
  9. 9
    Richard T. Simon and Mary Ellen Zurko:
    Separation of Duty in Role-based Environments.
    IEEE Computer Security Foundations Symposium (CSF), 1997
    466 cites at Google Scholar
    269% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  10. 10
    Ulf Lindqvist and Erland Jonsson:
    How to Systematically Classify Computer Security Intrusions.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 1997
    379 cites at Google Scholar
    200% above average of year
    Last visited: May-2018
    Paper: DOI

Top-cited papers from 1996 ⌄

  1. 1
    Matt Blaze, Joan Feigenbaum, and Jack Lacy:
    Decentralized Trust Management.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 1996
    2993 cites at Google Scholar
    2293% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  2. 2
    Michael K. Reiter, Matthew K. Franklin, John B. Lacy, and Rebecca N. Wright:
    The Omega Key Management Service.
    ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS), 1996
    1334 cites at Google Scholar
    967% above average of year
    Last visited: Sep-2016
    Paper: DOI
  3. 3
    Masahiro Mambo, Keisuke Usuda, and Eiji Okamoto:
    Proxy Signatures for Delegating Signing Operation.
    ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS), 1996
    1138 cites at Google Scholar
    810% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  4. 4
    Michael Steiner, Gene Tsudik, and Michael Waidner:
    Diffie-Hellman Key Distribution Extended to Group Communication.
    ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS), 1996
    987 cites at Google Scholar
    689% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  5. 5
    Ian Goldberg, David A. Wagner, Randi Thomas, and Eric A. Brewer:
    A Secure Environment for Untrusted Helper Applications.
    USENIX Security Symposium, 1996
    855 cites at Google Scholar
    584% above average of year
    Last visited: May-2018
    Paper: DOI
  6. 6
    Patrik D'haeseleer, Stephanie Forrest, and Paul Helman:
    An Immunological Approach to Change Detection: Algorithms, Analysis and Implications.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 1996
    614 cites at Google Scholar
    391% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  7. 7
    Ueli M. Maurer:
    Modelling a Public-Key Infrastructure.
    European Symposium on Research in Computer Security (ESORICS), 1996
    453 cites at Google Scholar
    262% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  8. 8
    Ross J. Anderson:
    A Security Policy Model for Clinical Information Systems.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 1996
    441 cites at Google Scholar
    253% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  9. 9
    Drew Dean, Edward W. Felten, and Dan S. Wallach:
    Java Security: From HotJava to Netscape and Beyond.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 1996
    417 cites at Google Scholar
    233% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2018
    Paper: DOI
  10. 10
    William M. Farmer, Joshua D. Guttman, and Vipin Swarup:
    Security for Mobile Agents: Authentication and State Appraisal.
    European Symposium on Research in Computer Security (ESORICS), 1996
    373 cites at Google Scholar
    198% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI

Top-cited papers from 1995 ⌄

  1. 1
    Matthew K. Franklin and Michael K. Reiter:
    The design and implementation of a secure auction service.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 1995
    450 cites at Google Scholar
    587% above average of year
    Last visited: Apr-2018
    Paper: DOI
  2. 2
    Stuart Staniford-Chen and Todd L. Heberlein:
    Holding intruders accountable on the Internet.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 1995
    393 cites at Google Scholar
    500% above average of year
    Last visited: May-2018
    Paper: DOI
  3. 3
    Lee Badger, Daniel F. Sterne, David L. Sherman, Kenneth M. Walker, and Sheila A. Haghighat:
    Practical Domain and Type Enforcement for UNIX.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 1995
    282 cites at Google Scholar
    331% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  4. 4
    A. W. Roscoe:
    Modelling and verifying key-exchange protocols using CSP and FDR.
    IEEE Computer Security Foundations Symposium (CSF), 1995
    281 cites at Google Scholar
    329% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  5. 5
    Lee Badger, Daniel F. Sterne, David L. Sherman, Kenneth M. Walker, and Sheila A. Haghighat:
    A Domain and Type Enforcement UNIX Prototype.
    USENIX Security Symposium, 1995
    246 cites at Google Scholar
    276% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  6. 6
    A. W. Roscoe:
    CSP and determinism in security modelling.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 1995
    237 cites at Google Scholar
    262% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  7. 7
    Tony Ballardie and Jon Crowcroft:
    Multicast-specific security threats and counter-measures.
    Network and Distributed System Security Symposium (NDSS), 1995
    193 cites at Google Scholar
    195% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  8. 8
    Steven M. Bellovin:
    Using the Domain Name System for System Break-ins.
    USENIX Security Symposium, 1995
    190 cites at Google Scholar
    190% above average of year
    Last visited: May-2018
    Paper: DOI
  9. 9
    Li Gong:
    Optimal authentication protocols resistant to password guessing attacks.
    IEEE Computer Security Foundations Symposium (CSF), 1995
    179 cites at Google Scholar
    173% above average of year
    Last visited: May-2018
    Paper: DOI
  10. 10
    Laurent Joncheray:
    A Simple Active Attack Against TCP.
    USENIX Security Symposium, 1995
    136 cites at Google Scholar
    108% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI

Top-cited papers from 1994 ⌄

  1. 1
    Thomas Beth, Malte Borcherding, and Birgit Klein:
    Valuation of Trust in Open Networks.
    European Symposium on Research in Computer Security (ESORICS), 1994
    1155 cites at Google Scholar
    1453% above average of year
    Last visited: May-2018
    Paper: DOI
  2. 2
    Martín Abadi and Roger M. Needham:
    Prudent engineering practice for cryptographic protocols.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 1994
    902 cites at Google Scholar
    1112% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  3. 3
    Gene H. Kim and Eugene H. Spafford:
    The Design and Implementation of Tripwire: A File System Integrity Checker.
    ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS), 1994
    724 cites at Google Scholar
    873% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  4. 4
    Paul F. Syverson and Paul C. van Oorschot:
    On unifying some cryptographic protocol logics.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 1994
    449 cites at Google Scholar
    504% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2018
    Paper: DOI
  5. 5
    Michael K. Reiter:
    A secure group membership protocol.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 1994
    404 cites at Google Scholar
    443% above average of year
    Last visited: Sep-2016
    Paper: DOI
  6. 6
    Paul F. Syverson:
    A Taxonomy of Replay Attacks.
    IEEE Computer Security Foundations Symposium (CSF), 1994
    389 cites at Google Scholar
    423% above average of year
    Last visited: May-2018
    Paper: DOI
  7. 7
    John McLean:
    A general theory of composition for trace sets closed under selective interleaving functions.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 1994
    358 cites at Google Scholar
    381% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2018
    Paper: DOI
  8. 8
    Calvin Ko, George Fink, and Karl N. Levitt:
    Automated detection of vulnerabilities in privileged programs by execution monitoring.
    Annual Computer Security Applications Conference (ACSAC), 1994
    329 cites at Google Scholar
    342% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  9. 9
    Heather M. Hinton and E. Stewart Lee:
    The Compatibility of Policies.
    ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS), 1994
    320 cites at Google Scholar
    330% above average of year
    Last visited: Sep-2016
    Paper: DOI
  10. 10
    Michael K. Reiter:
    Secure Agreement Protocols: Reliable and Atomic Group Multicast in Rampart.
    ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS), 1994
    320 cites at Google Scholar
    330% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI

Top-cited papers from 1993 ⌄

  1. 1
    Mihir Bellare and Phillip Rogaway:
    Random Oracles are Practical: A Paradigm for Designing Efficient Protocols.
    ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS), 1993
    4740 cites at Google Scholar
    3292% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  2. 2
    Roger M. Needham:
    Denial of Service.
    ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS), 1993
    2011 cites at Google Scholar
    1339% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  3. 3
    Ross J. Anderson:
    Why Cryptosystems Fail.
    ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS), 1993
    819 cites at Google Scholar
    486% above average of year
    Last visited: May-2018
    Paper: DOI
  4. 4
    Matt Blaze:
    A Cryptographic File System for UNIX.
    ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS), 1993
    654 cites at Google Scholar
    368% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2018
    Paper: DOI
  5. 5
    Steven M. Bellovin and Michael Merritt:
    Augmented Encrypted Key Exchange: A Password-Based Protocol Secure against Dictionary Attacks and Password File Compromise.
    ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS), 1993
    552 cites at Google Scholar
    295% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  6. 6
    Gene Tsudik and Els Van Herreweghen:
    On Simple and Secure Key Distribution.
    ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS), 1993
    510 cites at Google Scholar
    265% above average of year
    Last visited: Sep-2016
    Paper: DOI
  7. 7
    Jeffrey O. Kephart and Steve R. White:
    Measuring and modeling computer virus prevalence.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 1993
    447 cites at Google Scholar
    220% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  8. 8
    Koral Ilgun:
    USTAT: a real-time intrusion detection system for UNIX.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 1993
    430 cites at Google Scholar
    208% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  9. 9
    Gennady Medvinsky and B. Clifford Neuman:
    NetCash: A Design for Practical Electronic Currency on the Internet.
    ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS), 1993
    413 cites at Google Scholar
    196% above average of year
    Last visited: May-2018
    Paper: DOI
  10. 10
    Thomas Y. C. Woo and Simon S. Lam:
    A semantic model for authentication protocols.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 1993
    387 cites at Google Scholar
    177% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI

Top-cited papers from 1992 ⌄

  1. 1
    Steven M. Bellovin and Michael Merritt:
    Encrypted key exchange: password-based protocols secure against dictionary attacks.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 1992
    1769 cites at Google Scholar
    2631% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  2. 2
    Hervé Debar, Monique Becker, and Didier Siboni:
    A neural network component for an intrusion detection system.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 1992
    702 cites at Google Scholar
    984% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  3. 3
    Ravi S. Sandhu:
    The typed access matrix model.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 1992
    374 cites at Google Scholar
    477% above average of year
    Last visited: May-2018
    Paper: DOI
  4. 4
    Charles W. Kurak Jr. and John McHugh:
    A cautionary note on image downgrading.
    Annual Computer Security Applications Conference (ACSAC), 1992
    220 cites at Google Scholar
    240% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  5. 5
    Phillip A. Porras and Richard A. Kemmerer:
    Penetration state transition analysis: A rule-based intrusion detection approach.
    Annual Computer Security Applications Conference (ACSAC), 1992
    189 cites at Google Scholar
    192% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  6. 6
    Refik Molva, Gene Tsudik, Els Van Herreweghen, and Stefano Zatti:
    KryptoKnight Authentication and Key Distribution System.
    European Symposium on Research in Computer Security (ESORICS), 1992
    164 cites at Google Scholar
    153% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2017
    Paper: DOI
  7. 7
    Stuart G. Stubblebine and Virgil D. Gligor:
    On message integrity in cryptographic protocols.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 1992
    121 cites at Google Scholar
    87% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  8. 8
    Wei-Ming Hu:
    Lattice scheduling and covert channels.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 1992
    116 cites at Google Scholar
    79% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  9. 9
    Thomas Y. C. Woo and Simon S. Lam:
    Authorization in distributed systems: a formal approach.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 1992
    110 cites at Google Scholar
    70% above average of year
    Last visited: Dec-2017
    Paper: DOI
  10. 10
    Jonathan K. Millen:
    A resource allocation model for denial of service.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 1992
    110 cites at Google Scholar
    70% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI

Top-cited papers from 1991 ⌄

  1. 1
    Jeffrey O. Kephart and Steve R. White:
    Directed-Graph Epidemiological Models of Computer Viruses.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 1991
    917 cites at Google Scholar
    1480% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  2. 2
    H. S. Javitz and A. Valdes:
    The SRI IDES Statistical Anomaly Detector.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 1991
    416 cites at Google Scholar
    617% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  3. 3
    Yves Deswarte, Laurent Blain, and Jean-Charles Fabre:
    Intrusion Tolerance in Distributed Computing Systems.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 1991
    353 cites at Google Scholar
    508% above average of year
    Last visited: May-2018
    Paper: DOI
  4. 4
    Wei-Ming Hu:
    Reducing Timing Channels with Fuzzy Time.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 1991
    282 cites at Google Scholar
    386% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  5. 5
    James W. Gray III:
    Toward a Mathematical Foundation for Information Flow Security.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 1991
    251 cites at Google Scholar
    332% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  6. 6
    John C. Wray:
    An Analysis of Covert Timing Channels.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 1991
    208 cites at Google Scholar
    258% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  7. 7
    Joseph J. Tardo and Kannan Alagappan:
    SPX: Global Authentication Using Public Key Certificates.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 1991
    191 cites at Google Scholar
    229% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  8. 8
    John P. McDermott, Sushil Jajodia, and Ravi S. Sandhu:
    A single-level scheduler for the replicated architecture for multilevel-secure databases.
    Annual Computer Security Applications Conference (ACSAC), 1991
    186 cites at Google Scholar
    220% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  9. 9
    Vijay Varadharajan, Phillip Allen, and Stewart Black:
    An Analysis of the Proxy Problem in Distributed Systems.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 1991
    166 cites at Google Scholar
    186% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  10. 10
    Daniel F. Sterne:
    On the Buzzword "Security Policy".
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 1991
    131 cites at Google Scholar
    126% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI

Top-cited papers from 1990 ⌄

  1. 1
    Li Gong, Roger M. Needham, and Raphael Yahalom:
    Reasoning about Belief in Cryptographic Protocols.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 1990
    843 cites at Google Scholar
    1438% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2018
    Paper: DOI
  2. 2
    L. Todd Herberlein, Gihan V. Dias, Karl N. Levitt, Biswanath Mukherjee, Jeff Wood, and David Wolber:
    A Network Security Monitor.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 1990
    560 cites at Google Scholar
    922% above average of year
    Last visited: May-2018
    Paper: DOI
  3. 3
    John McLean:
    Security Models and Information Flow.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 1990
    534 cites at Google Scholar
    874% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2018
    Paper: DOI
  4. 4
    J. Todd Wittbold and Dale M. Johnson:
    Information Flow in Nondeterministic Systems.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 1990
    290 cites at Google Scholar
    429% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  5. 5
    Henry S. Teng, Kaihu Chen, and Stephen C. Y. Lu:
    Adaptive Real-Time Anomaly Detection Using Inductively Generated Sequential Patterns.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 1990
    285 cites at Google Scholar
    420% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  6. 6
    Morrie Gasser and E. McDermott:
    An Architecture for Practical Delegation in a Distributed System.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 1990
    262 cites at Google Scholar
    378% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  7. 7
    Thomas F. Keefe and Wei-Tek Tsai:
    Multiversion Concurrency Control for Multilevel Secure Database Systems.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 1990
    260 cites at Google Scholar
    374% above average of year
    Last visited: May-2018
    Paper: DOI
  8. 8
    William T. Maimone and Ira B. Greenberg:
    Single-level multiversion schedulers for multilevel secure database systems.
    Annual Computer Security Applications Conference (ACSAC), 1990
    224 cites at Google Scholar
    309% above average of year
    Last visited: May-2018
    Paper: DOI
  9. 9
    Catherine D. McCollum, J. R. Messing, and LouAnna Notargiacomo:
    Beyond the Pale of MAC and DAC-Defining New Forms of Access Control.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 1990
    201 cites at Google Scholar
    267% above average of year
    Last visited: May-2018
    Paper: DOI
  10. 10
    Paul A. Karger, Mary Ellen Zurko, Douglas W. Bonin, Andrew H. Mason, and Clifford E. Kahn:
    A VMM Security Kernel for the VAX Architecture.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 1990
    190 cites at Google Scholar
    247% above average of year
    Last visited: Dec-2017
    Paper: DOI