Security Papers from the 2010s

This webpage is an attempt to assemble a ranking of top-cited security papers from the 2010s. The ranking has been created based on citations of papers published at top security conferences. More details are available here.

Top-cited papers from 2019 ⌄

  1. 1
    Paul Kocher, Jann Horn, Anders Fogh, Daniel Genkin, Daniel Gruss, Werner Haas, Mike Hamburg, Moritz Lipp, Stefan Mangard, Thomas Prescher, Michael Schwarz, and Yuval Yarom:
    Spectre Attacks: Exploiting Speculative Execution.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 2019
    722 cites at Google Scholar
    15716% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  2. 2
    Mathias Lécuyer, Vaggelis Atlidakis, Roxana Geambasu, Daniel Hsu, and Suman Jana:
    Certified Robustness to Adversarial Examples with Differential Privacy.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 2019
    71 cites at Google Scholar
    1455% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  3. 3
    Claudio Canella, Jo Van Bulck, Michael Schwarz, Moritz Lipp, Benjamin von Berg, Philipp Ortner, Frank Piessens, Dmitry Evtyushkin, and Daniel Gruss:
    A Systematic Evaluation of Transient Execution Attacks and Defenses.
    USENIX Security Symposium, 2019
    53 cites at Google Scholar
    1061% above average of year
    Last visited: Dec-2019
    Paper: DOI
  4. 4
    Michael Schwarz, Martin Schwarzl, Moritz Lipp, Jon Masters, and Daniel Gruss:
    NetSpectre: Read Arbitrary Memory over Network.
    European Symposium on Research in Computer Security (ESORICS), 2019
    53 cites at Google Scholar
    1061% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  5. 5
    Luca Melis, Congzheng Song, Emiliano De Cristofaro, and Vitaly Shmatikov:
    Exploiting Unintended Feature Leakage in Collaborative Learning.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 2019
    51 cites at Google Scholar
    1017% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  6. 6
    Ahmed Salem, Yang Zhang, Mathias Humbert, Pascal Berrang, Mario Fritz, and Michael Backes:
    ML-Leaks: Model and Data Independent Membership Inference Attacks and Defenses on Machine Learning Models.
    Network and Distributed System Security Symposium (NDSS), 2019
    50 cites at Google Scholar
    995% above average of year
    Last visited: Dec-2019
    Paper: DOI
  7. 7
    Bolun Wang, Yuanshun Yao, Shawn Shan, Huiying Li, Bimal Viswanath, Haitao Zheng, and Ben Y. Zhao:
    Neural Cleanse: Identifying and Mitigating Backdoor Attacks in Neural Networks.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 2019
    45 cites at Google Scholar
    886% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  8. 8
    Omar Alrawi, Chaz Lever, Manos Antonakakis, and Fabian Monrose:
    SoK: Security Evaluation of Home-Based IoT Deployments.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 2019
    43 cites at Google Scholar
    842% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  9. 9
    Stephan van Schaik, Alyssa Milburn, Sebastian Österlund, Pietro Frigo, Giorgi Maisuradze, Kaveh Razavi, Herbert Bos, and Cristiano Giuffrida:
    RIDL: Rogue In-Flight Data Load.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 2019
    38 cites at Google Scholar
    732% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  10. 10
    Victor Le Pochat, Tom van Goethem, Samaneh Tajalizadehkhoob, Maciej Korczynski, and Wouter Joosen:
    Tranco: A Research-Oriented Top Sites Ranking Hardened Against Manipulation.
    Network and Distributed System Security Symposium (NDSS), 2019
    35 cites at Google Scholar
    667% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI

Top-cited papers from 2018 ⌄

  1. 1
    Weilin Xu, David Evans, and Yanjun Qi:
    Feature Squeezing: Detecting Adversarial Examples in Deep Neural Networks.
    Network and Distributed System Security Symposium (NDSS), 2018
    362 cites at Google Scholar
    2150% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  2. 2
    Moritz Lipp, Michael Schwarz, Daniel Gruss, Thomas Prescher, Werner Haas, Anders Fogh, Jann Horn, Stefan Mangard, Paul Kocher, Daniel Genkin, Yuval Yarom, and Mike Hamburg:
    Meltdown: Reading Kernel Memory from User Space.
    USENIX Security Symposium, 2018
    303 cites at Google Scholar
    1784% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  3. 3
    Jo Van Bulck, Marina Minkin, Ofir Weisse, Daniel Genkin, Baris Kasikci, Frank Piessens, Mark Silberstein, Thomas F. Wenisch, Yuval Yarom, and Raoul Strackx:
    Foreshadow: Extracting the Keys to the Intel SGX Kingdom with Transient Out-of-Order Execution.
    USENIX Security Symposium, 2018
    251 cites at Google Scholar
    1460% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  4. 4
    Eleftherios Kokoris-Kogias, Philipp Jovanovic, Linus Gasser, Nicolas Gailly, Ewa Syta, and Bryan Ford:
    OmniLedger: A Secure, Scale-Out, Decentralized Ledger via Sharding.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 2018
    221 cites at Google Scholar
    1274% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  5. 5
    Timon Gehr, Matthew Mirman, Dana Drachsler-Cohen, Petar Tsankov, Swarat Chaudhuri, and Martin T. Vechev:
    AI2: Safety and Robustness Certification of Neural Networks with Abstract Interpretation.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 2018
    173 cites at Google Scholar
    976% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  6. 6
    Joppe W. Bos, Léo Ducas, Eike Kiltz, Tancrède Lepoint, Vadim Lyubashevsky, John M. Schanck, Peter Schwabe, Gregor Seiler, and Damien Stehlé:
    CRYSTALS - Kyber: A CCA-Secure Module-Lattice-Based KEM.
    IEEE European Symposium on Security and Privacy, 2018
    164 cites at Google Scholar
    920% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  7. 7
    Ivica Nikolic, Aashish Kolluri, Ilya Sergey, Prateek Saxena, and Aquinas Hobor:
    Finding The Greedy, Prodigal, and Suicidal Contracts at Scale.
    Annual Computer Security Applications Conference (ACSAC), 2018
    140 cites at Google Scholar
    770% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  8. 8
    Benedikt Bünz, Jonathan Bootle, Dan Boneh, Andrew Poelstra, Pieter Wuille, and Greg Maxwell:
    Bulletproofs: Short Proofs for Confidential Transactions and More.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 2018
    140 cites at Google Scholar
    770% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  9. 9
    Petar Tsankov, Andrei Marian Dan, Dana Drachsler-Cohen, Arthur Gervais, Florian Bünzli, and Martin T. Vechev:
    Securify: Practical Security Analysis of Smart Contracts.
    ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS), 2018
    139 cites at Google Scholar
    764% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  10. 10
    Chiraag Juvekar, Vinod Vaikuntanathan, and Anantha Chandrakasan:
    GAZELLE: A Low Latency Framework for Secure Neural Network Inference.
    USENIX Security Symposium, 2018
    109 cites at Google Scholar
    578% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI

Top-cited papers from 2017 ⌄

  1. 1
    Nicholas Carlini and David A. Wagner:
    Towards Evaluating the Robustness of Neural Networks.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 2017
    1564 cites at Google Scholar
    4540% above average of year
    Last visited: Dec-2019
    Paper: DOI
  2. 2
    Manos Antonakakis, Tim April, Michael Bailey, Matt Bernhard, Elie Bursztein, Jaime Cochran, Zakir Durumeric, J. Alex Halderman, Luca Invernizzi, Michalis Kallitsis, Deepak Kumar, Chaz Lever, Zane Ma, Joshua Mason, Damian Menscher, Chad Seaman, Nick Sullivan, Kurt Thomas, and Yi Zhou:
    Understanding the Mirai Botnet.
    USENIX Security Symposium, 2017
    458 cites at Google Scholar
    1259% above average of year
    Last visited: Dec-2019
    Paper: DOI
  3. 3
    Reza Shokri, Marco Stronati, Congzheng Song, and Vitaly Shmatikov:
    Membership Inference Attacks Against Machine Learning Models.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 2017
    405 cites at Google Scholar
    1102% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  4. 4
    Dongyu Meng and Hao Chen:
    MagNet: A Two-Pronged Defense against Adversarial Examples.
    ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS), 2017
    324 cites at Google Scholar
    861% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  5. 5
    Payman Mohassel and Yupeng Zhang:
    SecureML: A System for Scalable Privacy-Preserving Machine Learning.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 2017
    288 cites at Google Scholar
    754% above average of year
    Last visited: Dec-2019
    Paper: DOI
  6. 6
    Eyal Ronen, Adi Shamir, Achi-Or Weingarten, and Colin O'Flynn:
    IoT Goes Nuclear: Creating a ZigBee Chain Reaction.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 2017
    260 cites at Google Scholar
    671% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  7. 7
    Keith Bonawitz, Vladimir Ivanov, Ben Kreuter, Antonio Marcedone, H. Brendan McMahan, Sarvar Patel, Daniel Ramage, Aaron Segal, and Karn Seth:
    Practical Secure Aggregation for Privacy-Preserving Machine Learning.
    ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS), 2017
    247 cites at Google Scholar
    633% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  8. 8
    Sangho Lee, Ming-Wei Shih, Prasun Gera, Taesoo Kim, Hyesoon Kim, and Marcus Peinado:
    Inferring Fine-grained Control Flow Inside SGX Enclaves with Branch Shadowing.
    USENIX Security Symposium, 2017
    217 cites at Google Scholar
    544% above average of year
    Last visited: Dec-2019
    Paper: DOI
  9. 9
    Briland Hitaj, Giuseppe Ateniese, and Fernando Pérez-Cruz:
    Deep Models Under the GAN: Information Leakage from Collaborative Deep Learning.
    ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS), 2017
    202 cites at Google Scholar
    499% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  10. 10
    Sanjay Rawat, Vivek Jain, Ashish Kumar, Lucian Cojocar, Cristiano Giuffrida, and Herbert Bos:
    VUzzer: Application-aware Evolutionary Fuzzing.
    Network and Distributed System Security Symposium (NDSS), 2017
    202 cites at Google Scholar
    499% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI

Top-cited papers from 2016 ⌄

  1. 1
    Nicolas Papernot, Patrick D. McDaniel, Somesh Jha, Matt Fredrikson, Z. Berkay Celik, and Ananthram Swami:
    The Limitations of Deep Learning in Adversarial Settings.
    IEEE European Symposium on Security and Privacy, 2016
    1200 cites at Google Scholar
    2018% above average of year
    Last visited: Dec-2019
    Paper: DOI
  2. 2
    Nicolas Papernot, Patrick D. McDaniel, Xi Wu, Somesh Jha, and Ananthram Swami:
    Distillation as a Defense to Adversarial Perturbations Against Deep Neural Networks.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 2016
    1020 cites at Google Scholar
    1700% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  3. 3
    Ahmed E. Kosba, Andrew Miller, Elaine Shi, Zikai Wen, and Charalampos Papamanthou:
    Hawk: The Blockchain Model of Cryptography and Privacy-Preserving Smart Contracts.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 2016
    1005 cites at Google Scholar
    1674% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  4. 4
    Martín Abadi, Andy Chu, Ian J. Goodfellow, H. Brendan McMahan, Ilya Mironov, Kunal Talwar, and Li Zhang:
    Deep Learning with Differential Privacy.
    ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS), 2016
    779 cites at Google Scholar
    1275% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  5. 5
    Loi Luu, Duc-Hiep Chu, Hrishi Olickel, Prateek Saxena, and Aquinas Hobor:
    Making Smart Contracts Smarter.
    ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS), 2016
    623 cites at Google Scholar
    1000% above average of year
    Last visited: Dec-2019
    Paper: DOI
  6. 6
    Arthur Gervais, Ghassan O. Karame, Karl Wüst, Vasileios Glykantzis, Hubert Ritzdorf, and Srdjan Capkun:
    On the Security and Performance of Proof of Work Blockchains.
    ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS), 2016
    527 cites at Google Scholar
    830% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  7. 7
    Erdem Alkim, Léo Ducas, Thomas Pöppelmann, and Peter Schwabe:
    Post-quantum Key Exchange - A New Hope.
    USENIX Security Symposium, 2016
    482 cites at Google Scholar
    751% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  8. 8
    Mahmood Sharif, Sruti Bhagavatula, Lujo Bauer, and Michael K. Reiter:
    Accessorize to a Crime: Real and Stealthy Attacks on State-of-the-Art Face Recognition.
    ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS), 2016
    451 cites at Google Scholar
    696% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  9. 9
    Florian Tramèr, Fan Zhang, Ari Juels, Michael K. Reiter, and Thomas Ristenpart:
    Stealing Machine Learning Models via Prediction APIs.
    USENIX Security Symposium, 2016
    411 cites at Google Scholar
    625% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  10. 10
    Nick Stephens, John Grosen, Christopher Salls, Andrew Dutcher, Ruoyu Wang, Jacopo Corbetta, Yan Shoshitaishvili, Christopher Kruegel, and Giovanni Vigna:
    Driller: Augmenting Fuzzing Through Selective Symbolic Execution.
    Network and Distributed System Security Symposium (NDSS), 2016
    375 cites at Google Scholar
    562% above average of year
    Last visited: Dec-2019
    Paper: DOI

Top-cited papers from 2015 ⌄

  1. 1
    Joseph Bonneau, Andrew Miller, Jeremy Clark, Arvind Narayanan, Joshua A. Kroll, and Edward W. Felten:
    SoK: Research Perspectives and Challenges for Bitcoin and Cryptocurrencies.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 2015
    718 cites at Google Scholar
    1067% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  2. 2
    Reza Shokri and Vitaly Shmatikov:
    Privacy-Preserving Deep Learning.
    ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS), 2015
    542 cites at Google Scholar
    781% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  3. 3
    Fangfei Liu, Yuval Yarom, Qian Ge, Gernot Heiser, and Ruby B. Lee:
    Last-Level Cache Side-Channel Attacks are Practical.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 2015
    530 cites at Google Scholar
    762% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  4. 4
    Matt Fredrikson, Somesh Jha, and Thomas Ristenpart:
    Model Inversion Attacks that Exploit Confidence Information and Basic Countermeasures.
    ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS), 2015
    418 cites at Google Scholar
    580% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  5. 5
    Felix Schuster, Manuel Costa, Cédric Fournet, Christos Gkantsidis, Marcus Peinado, Gloria Mainar-Ruiz, and Mark Russinovich:
    VC3: Trustworthy Data Analytics in the Cloud Using SGX.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 2015
    416 cites at Google Scholar
    576% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  6. 6
    Yuanzhong Xu, Weidong Cui, and Marcus Peinado:
    Controlled-Channel Attacks: Deterministic Side Channels for Untrusted Operating Systems.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 2015
    415 cites at Google Scholar
    575% above average of year
    Last visited: Dec-2019
    Paper: DOI
  7. 7
    Raphael Bost, Raluca Ada Popa, Stephen Tu, and Shafi Goldwasser:
    Machine Learning Classification over Encrypted Data.
    Network and Distributed System Security Symposium (NDSS), 2015
    395 cites at Google Scholar
    542% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  8. 8
    David Adrian, Karthikeyan Bhargavan, Zakir Durumeric, Pierrick Gaudry, Matthew Green, J. Alex Halderman, Nadia Heninger, Drew Springall, Emmanuel Thomé, Luke Valenta, Benjamin VanderSloot, Eric Wustrow, Santiago Zanella Béguelin, and Paul Zimmermann:
    Imperfect Forward Secrecy: How Diffie-Hellman Fails in Practice.
    ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS), 2015
    394 cites at Google Scholar
    541% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  9. 9
    Ethan Heilman, Alison Kendler, Aviv Zohar, and Sharon Goldberg:
    Eclipse Attacks on Bitcoin's Peer-to-Peer Network.
    USENIX Security Symposium, 2015
    365 cites at Google Scholar
    493% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  10. 10
    Michael I. Gordon, Deokhwan Kim, Jeff H. Perkins, Limei Gilham, Nguyen Nguyen, and Martin C. Rinard:
    Information Flow Analysis of Android Applications in DroidSafe.
    Network and Distributed System Security Symposium (NDSS), 2015
    321 cites at Google Scholar
    422% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI

Top-cited papers from 2014 ⌄

  1. 1
    Daniel Arp, Michael Spreitzenbarth, Malte Hubner, Hugo Gascon, and Konrad Rieck:
    DREBIN: Effective and Explainable Detection of Android Malware in Your Pocket.
    Network and Distributed System Security Symposium (NDSS), 2014
    1150 cites at Google Scholar
    1431% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  2. 2
    Eli Ben-Sasson, Alessandro Chiesa, Christina Garman, Matthew Green, Ian Miers, Eran Tromer, and Madars Virza:
    Zerocash: Decentralized Anonymous Payments from Bitcoin.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 2014
    829 cites at Google Scholar
    1004% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  3. 3
    Yuval Yarom and Katrina Falkner:
    FLUSH+RELOAD: A High Resolution, Low Noise, L3 Cache Side-Channel Attack.
    USENIX Security Symposium, 2014
    738 cites at Google Scholar
    883% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  4. 4
    Úlfar Erlingsson, Vasyl Pihur, and Aleksandra Korolova:
    RAPPOR: Randomized Aggregatable Privacy-Preserving Ordinal Response.
    ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS), 2014
    651 cites at Google Scholar
    767% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  5. 5
    David Cash, Joseph Jaeger, Stanislaw Jarecki, Charanjit S. Jutla, Hugo Krawczyk, Marcel-Catalin Rosu, and Michael Steiner:
    Dynamic Searchable Encryption in Very-Large Databases: Data Structures and Implementation.
    Network and Distributed System Security Symposium (NDSS), 2014
    473 cites at Google Scholar
    530% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  6. 6
    Gunes Acar, Christian Eubank, Steven Englehardt, Marc Juárez, Arvind Narayanan, and Claudia Díaz:
    The Web Never Forgets: Persistent Tracking Mechanisms in the Wild.
    ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS), 2014
    419 cites at Google Scholar
    458% above average of year
    Last visited: Dec-2019
    Paper: DOI
  7. 7
    Enes Göktas, Elias Athanasopoulos, Herbert Bos, and Georgios Portokalidis:
    Out of Control: Overcoming Control-Flow Integrity.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 2014
    340 cites at Google Scholar
    353% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  8. 8
    Fengguo Wei, Sankardas Roy, Xinming Ou, and Robby:
    Amandroid: A Precise and General Inter-component Data Flow Analysis Framework for Security Vetting of Android Apps.
    ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS), 2014
    339 cites at Google Scholar
    351% above average of year
    Last visited: Dec-2019
    Paper: DOI
  9. 9
    Mu Zhang, Yue Duan, Heng Yin, and Zhiruo Zhao:
    Semantics-Aware Android Malware Classification Using Weighted Contextual API Dependency Graphs.
    ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS), 2014
    314 cites at Google Scholar
    318% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  10. 10
    Emil Stefanov, Charalampos Papamanthou, and Elaine Shi:
    Practical Dynamic Searchable Encryption with Small Leakage.
    Network and Distributed System Security Symposium (NDSS), 2014
    311 cites at Google Scholar
    314% above average of year
    Last visited: Dec-2019
    Paper: DOI

Top-cited papers from 2013 ⌄

  1. 1
    Ian Miers, Christina Garman, Matthew Green, and Aviel D. Rubin:
    Zerocoin: Anonymous Distributed E-Cash from Bitcoin.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 2013
    643 cites at Google Scholar
    599% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  2. 2
    Emil Stefanov, Marten van Dijk, Elaine Shi, Christopher W. Fletcher, Ling Ren, Xiangyao Yu, and Srinivas Devadas:
    Path ORAM: an extremely simple oblivious RAM protocol.
    ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS), 2013
    643 cites at Google Scholar
    599% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  3. 3
    Seungwon Shin, Phillip A. Porras, Vinod Yegneswaran, Martin W. Fong, Guofei Gu, and Mabry Tyson:
    FRESCO: Modular Composable Security Services for Software-Defined Networks.
    Network and Distributed System Security Symposium (NDSS), 2013
    585 cites at Google Scholar
    536% above average of year
    Last visited: Dec-2019
    Paper: DOI
  4. 4
    Miguel E. Andrés, Nicolás Emilio Bordenabe, Konstantinos Chatzikokolakis, and Catuscia Palamidessi:
    Geo-indistinguishability: differential privacy for location-based systems.
    ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS), 2013
    579 cites at Google Scholar
    530% above average of year
    Last visited: Dec-2019
    Paper: DOI
  5. 5
    Sriram Keelveedhi, Mihir Bellare, and Thomas Ristenpart:
    DupLESS: Server-Aided Encryption for Deduplicated Storage.
    USENIX Security Symposium, 2013
    554 cites at Google Scholar
    503% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  6. 6
    Bryan Parno, Jon Howell, Craig Gentry, and Mariana Raykova:
    Pinocchio: Nearly Practical Verifiable Computation.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 2013
    551 cites at Google Scholar
    499% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  7. 7
    Zakir Durumeric, Eric Wustrow, and J. Alex Halderman:
    ZMap: Fast Internet-wide Scanning and Its Security Applications.
    USENIX Security Symposium, 2013
    506 cites at Google Scholar
    450% above average of year
    Last visited: Dec-2019
    Paper: DOI
  8. 8
    Seungwon Shin, Vinod Yegneswaran, Phillip A. Porras, and Guofei Gu:
    AVANT-GUARD: scalable and vigilant switch flow management in software-defined networks.
    ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS), 2013
    493 cites at Google Scholar
    436% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  9. 9
    Laszlo Szekeres, Mathias Payer, Tao Wei, and Dawn Song:
    SoK: Eternal War in Memory.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 2013
    472 cites at Google Scholar
    413% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  10. 10
    Kevin Z. Snow, Fabian Monrose, Lucas Davi, Alexandra Dmitrienko, Christopher Liebchen, and Ahmad-Reza Sadeghi:
    Just-In-Time Code Reuse: On the Effectiveness of Fine-Grained Address Space Layout Randomization.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 2013
    435 cites at Google Scholar
    373% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI

Top-cited papers from 2012 ⌄

  1. 1
    Yajin Zhou and Xuxian Jiang:
    Dissecting Android Malware: Characterization and Evolution.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 2012
    2045 cites at Google Scholar
    1715% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  2. 2
    Yajin Zhou, Zhi Wang, Wu Zhou, and Xuxian Jiang:
    Hey, You, Get Off of My Market: Detecting Malicious Apps in Official and Alternative Android Markets.
    Network and Distributed System Security Symposium (NDSS), 2012
    945 cites at Google Scholar
    739% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  3. 3
    Lok-Kwong Yan and Heng Yin:
    DroidScope: Seamlessly Reconstructing the OS and Dalvik Semantic Views for Dynamic Android Malware Analysis.
    USENIX Security Symposium, 2012
    808 cites at Google Scholar
    617% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  4. 4
    Joseph Bonneau, Cormac Herley, Paul C. van Oorschot, and Frank Stajano:
    The Quest to Replace Passwords: A Framework for Comparative Evaluation of Web Authentication Schemes.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 2012
    792 cites at Google Scholar
    603% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  5. 5
    Seny Kamara, Charalampos Papamanthou, and Tom Roeder:
    Dynamic searchable symmetric encryption.
    ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS), 2012
    753 cites at Google Scholar
    568% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  6. 6
    Yinqian Zhang, Ari Juels, Michael K. Reiter, and Thomas Ristenpart:
    Cross-VM side channels and their use to extract private keys.
    ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS), 2012
    730 cites at Google Scholar
    548% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  7. 7
    Kathy Wain Yee Au, Yi Fan Zhou, Zhen Huang, and David Lie:
    PScout: analyzing the Android permission specification.
    ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS), 2012
    684 cites at Google Scholar
    507% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  8. 8
    Long Lu, Zhichun Li, Zhenyu Wu, Wenke Lee, and Guofei Jiang:
    CHEX: statically vetting Android apps for component hijacking vulnerabilities.
    ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS), 2012
    621 cites at Google Scholar
    451% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  9. 9
    Joseph Bonneau:
    The Science of Guessing: Analyzing an Anonymized Corpus of 70 Million Passwords.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 2012
    605 cites at Google Scholar
    437% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  10. 10
    Michael C. Grace, Yajin Zhou, Zhi Wang, and Xuxian Jiang:
    Systematic Detection of Capability Leaks in Stock Android Smartphones.
    Network and Distributed System Security Symposium (NDSS), 2012
    515 cites at Google Scholar
    357% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI

Top-cited papers from 2011 ⌄

  1. 1
    Adrienne Porter Felt, Erika Chin, Steve Hanna, Dawn Song, and David A. Wagner:
    Android permissions demystified.
    ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS), 2011
    1582 cites at Google Scholar
    1173% above average of year
    Last visited: Dec-2019
    Paper: DOI
  2. 2
    Stephen Checkoway, Damon McCoy, Brian Kantor, Danny Anderson, Hovav Shacham, Stefan Savage, Karl Koscher, Alexei Czeskis, Franziska Roesner, and Tadayoshi Kohno:
    Comprehensive Experimental Analyses of Automotive Attack Surfaces.
    USENIX Security Symposium, 2011
    1203 cites at Google Scholar
    868% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  3. 3
    William Enck, Damien Octeau, Patrick D. McDaniel, and Swarat Chaudhuri:
    A Study of Android Application Security.
    USENIX Security Symposium, 2011
    1126 cites at Google Scholar
    806% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  4. 4
    Shai Halevi, Danny Harnik, Benny Pinkas, and Alexandra Shulman-Peleg:
    Proofs of ownership in remote storage systems.
    ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS), 2011
    630 cites at Google Scholar
    407% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  5. 5
    Adrienne Porter Felt, Helen J. Wang, Alexander Moshchuk, Steve Hanna, and Erika Chin:
    Permission Re-Delegation: Attacks and Defenses.
    USENIX Security Symposium, 2011
    622 cites at Google Scholar
    400% above average of year
    Last visited: Dec-2019
    Paper: DOI
  6. 6
    Matthew Green, Susan Hohenberger, and Brent Waters:
    Outsourcing the Decryption of ABE Ciphertexts.
    USENIX Security Symposium, 2011
    610 cites at Google Scholar
    391% above average of year
    Last visited: Dec-2019
    Paper: DOI
  7. 7
    Reza Shokri, George Theodorakopoulos, Jean-Yves Le Boudec, and Jean-Pierre Hubaux:
    Quantifying Location Privacy.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 2011
    603 cites at Google Scholar
    385% above average of year
    Last visited: Dec-2019
    Paper: DOI
  8. 8
    Yan Huang, David Evans, Jonathan Katz, and Lior Malka:
    Faster Secure Two-Party Computation Using Garbled Circuits.
    USENIX Security Symposium, 2011
    599 cites at Google Scholar
    382% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  9. 9
    Manuel Egele, Christopher Kruegel, Engin Kirda, and Giovanni Vigna:
    PiOS: Detecting Privacy Leaks in iOS Applications.
    Network and Distributed System Security Symposium (NDSS), 2011
    588 cites at Google Scholar
    373% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  10. 10
    Leyla Bilge, Engin Kirda, Christopher Kruegel, and Marco Balduzzi:
    EXPOSURE: Finding Malicious Domains Using Passive DNS Analysis.
    Network and Distributed System Security Symposium (NDSS), 2011
    566 cites at Google Scholar
    355% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI

Top-cited papers from 2010 ⌄

  1. 1
    Karl Koscher, Alexei Czeskis, Franziska Roesner, Shwetak Patel, Tadayoshi Kohno, Stephen Checkoway, Damon McCoy, Brian Kantor, Danny Anderson, Hovav Shacham, and Stefan Savage:
    Experimental Security Analysis of a Modern Automobile.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 2010
    1407 cites at Google Scholar
    1075% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  2. 2
    Robin Sommer and Vern Paxson:
    Outside the Closed World: On Using Machine Learning for Network Intrusion Detection.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 2010
    1066 cites at Google Scholar
    790% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  3. 3
    Gianluca Stringhini, Christopher Kruegel, and Giovanni Vigna:
    Detecting spammers on social networks.
    Annual Computer Security Applications Conference (ACSAC), 2010
    761 cites at Google Scholar
    535% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  4. 4
    Edward J. Schwartz, Thanassis Avgerinos, and David Brumley:
    All You Ever Wanted to Know about Dynamic Taint Analysis and Forward Symbolic Execution (but Might Have Been Afraid to Ask).
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 2010
    689 cites at Google Scholar
    475% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  5. 5
    Ulrich Rührmair, Frank Sehnke, Jan Sölter, Gideon Dror, Srinivas Devadas, and Jürgen Schmidhuber:
    Modeling attacks on physical unclonable functions.
    ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS), 2010
    643 cites at Google Scholar
    437% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  6. 6
    Jonathan M. McCune, Yanlin Li, Ning Qu, Zongwei Zhou, Anupam Datta, Virgil D. Gligor, and Adrian Perrig:
    TrustVisor: Efficient TCB Reduction and Attestation.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 2010
    627 cites at Google Scholar
    423% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  7. 7
    Chris Grier, Kurt Thomas, Vern Paxson, and Chao Michael Zhang:
    @spam: the underground on 140 characters or less.
    ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS), 2010
    627 cites at Google Scholar
    423% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  8. 8
    David Barrera, Hilmi Günes Kayacik, Paul C. van Oorschot, and Anil Somayaji:
    A methodology for empirical analysis of permission-based security models and its application to android.
    ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS), 2010
    589 cites at Google Scholar
    392% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  9. 9
    Stephen Checkoway, Lucas Davi, Alexandra Dmitrienko, Ahmad-Reza Sadeghi, Hovav Shacham, and Marcel Winandy:
    Return-oriented programming without returns.
    ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS), 2010
    523 cites at Google Scholar
    337% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI
  10. 10
    Zi Chu, Steven Gianvecchio, Haining Wang, and Sushil Jajodia:
    Who is tweeting on Twitter: human, bot, or cyborg?
    Annual Computer Security Applications Conference (ACSAC), 2010
    520 cites at Google Scholar
    334% above average of year
    Last visited: Jan-2020
    Paper: DOI