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 2018 ⌄

  1. 1
    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
    52 cites at Google Scholar
    2170% above average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    Paper: DOI
  2. 2
    Damian Poddebniak, Juraj Somorovsky, Sebastian Schinzel, Manfred Lochter, and Paul Rösler:
    Attacking Deterministic Signature Schemes Using Fault Attacks.
    IEEE European Symposium on Security and Privacy, 2018
    4 cites at Google Scholar
    75% above average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    Paper: DOI
  3. 3
    Paul Rösler, Christian Mainka, and Jörg Schwenk:
    More is Less: On the End-to-End Security of Group Chats in Signal, WhatsApp, and Threema.
    IEEE European Symposium on Security and Privacy, 2018
    3 cites at Google Scholar
    31% above average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    Paper: DOI
  4. 4
    Chiara Bodei, Pierpaolo Degano, Letterio Galletta, Riccardo Focardi, Mauro Tempesta, and Lorenzo Veronese:
    Language-Independent Synthesis of Firewall Policies.
    IEEE European Symposium on Security and Privacy, 2018
    2 cites at Google Scholar
    -13% below average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    Paper: DOI
  5. 5
    Martin Strohmeier, Matthew Smith, Vincent Lenders, and Ivan Martinovic:
    The Real First Class? Inferring Confidential Corporate Mergers and Government Relations from Air Traffic Communication.
    IEEE European Symposium on Security and Privacy, 2018
    2 cites at Google Scholar
    -13% below average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    Paper: DOI
  6. 6
    Laurent Simon, David Chisnall, and Ross J. Anderson:
    What You Get is What You C: Controlling Side Effects in Mainstream C Compilers.
    IEEE European Symposium on Security and Privacy, 2018
    1 cites at Google Scholar
    -56% below average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    Paper: DOI
  7. 7
    Toby C. Murray, Robert Sison, and Kai Engelhardt:
    COVERN: A Logic for Compositional Verification of Information Flow Control.
    IEEE European Symposium on Security and Privacy, 2018
    1 cites at Google Scholar
    -56% below average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    Paper: DOI
  8. 8
    Luke Valenta, Nick Sullivan, Antonio Sanso, and Nadia Heninger:
    In Search of CurveSwap: Measuring Elliptic Curve Implementations in the Wild.
    IEEE European Symposium on Security and Privacy, 2018
    1 cites at Google Scholar
    -56% below average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    Paper: DOI
  9. 9
    Erwin Quiring, Daniel Arp, and Konrad Rieck:
    Forgotten Siblings: Unifying Attacks on Machine Learning and Digital Watermarking.
    IEEE European Symposium on Security and Privacy, 2018
    1 cites at Google Scholar
    -56% below average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    Paper: DOI
  10. 10
    Nicolas Papernot, Patrick D. McDaniel, Arunesh Sinha, and Michael P. Wellman:
    SoK: Security and Privacy in Machine Learning.
    IEEE European Symposium on Security and Privacy, 2018
    1 cites at Google Scholar
    -56% below average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    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
    313 cites at Google Scholar
    4270% above average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    Paper: DOI
  2. 2
    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
    79 cites at Google Scholar
    1003% above average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    Paper: DOI
  3. 3
    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
    73 cites at Google Scholar
    919% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  4. 4
    Reza Shokri, Marco Stronati, Congzheng Song, and Vitaly Shmatikov:
    Membership Inference Attacks Against Machine Learning Models.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 2017
    73 cites at Google Scholar
    919% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  5. 5
    Ming-Wei Shih, Sangho Lee, Taesoo Kim, and Marcus Peinado:
    T-SGX: Eradicating Controlled-Channel Attacks Against Enclave Programs.
    Network and Distributed System Security Symposium (NDSS), 2017
    73 cites at Google Scholar
    919% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  6. 6
    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
    70 cites at Google Scholar
    877% above average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    Paper: DOI
  7. 7
    Dongyu Meng and Hao Chen:
    MagNet: A Two-Pronged Defense against Adversarial Examples.
    ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS), 2017
    68 cites at Google Scholar
    849% above average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    Paper: DOI
  8. 8
    Katriel Cohn-Gordon, Cas J. F. Cremers, Benjamin Dowling, Luke Garratt, and Douglas Stebila:
    A Formal Security Analysis of the Signal Messaging Protocol.
    IEEE European Symposium on Security and Privacy, 2017
    50 cites at Google Scholar
    598% above average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    Paper: DOI
  9. 9
    Ben Gras, Kaveh Razavi, Erik Bosman, Herbert Bos, and Cristiano Giuffrida:
    ASLR on the Line: Practical Cache Attacks on the MMU.
    Network and Distributed System Security Symposium (NDSS), 2017
    49 cites at Google Scholar
    584% above average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    Paper: DOI
  10. 10
    Payman Mohassel and Yupeng Zhang:
    SecureML: A System for Scalable Privacy-Preserving Machine Learning.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 2017
    48 cites at Google Scholar
    570% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    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
    353 cites at Google Scholar
    1562% above average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    Paper: DOI
  2. 2
    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
    310 cites at Google Scholar
    1360% above average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    Paper: DOI
  3. 3
    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
    305 cites at Google Scholar
    1336% above average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    Paper: DOI
  4. 4
    Erdem Alkim, Léo Ducas, Thomas Pöppelmann, and Peter Schwabe:
    Post-quantum Key Exchange - A New Hope.
    USENIX Security Symposium, 2016
    229 cites at Google Scholar
    978% above average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    Paper: DOI
  5. 5
    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
    180 cites at Google Scholar
    747% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    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
    151 cites at Google Scholar
    611% above average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    Paper: DOI
  7. 7
    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
    150 cites at Google Scholar
    606% above average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    Paper: DOI
  8. 8
    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
    140 cites at Google Scholar
    559% above average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    Paper: DOI
  9. 9
    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
    126 cites at Google Scholar
    493% above average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    Paper: DOI
  10. 10
    Steven Englehardt and Arvind Narayanan:
    Online Tracking: A 1-million-site Measurement and Analysis.
    ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS), 2016
    121 cites at Google Scholar
    470% above average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    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
    333 cites at Google Scholar
    893% above average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    Paper: DOI
  2. 2
    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
    257 cites at Google Scholar
    667% above average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    Paper: DOI
  3. 3
    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
    247 cites at Google Scholar
    637% above average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    Paper: DOI
  4. 4
    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
    240 cites at Google Scholar
    616% above average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    Paper: DOI
  5. 5
    Yuanzhong Xu, Weidong Cui, and Marcus Peinado:
    Controlled-Channel Attacks: Deterministic Side Channels for Untrusted Operating Systems.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 2015
    227 cites at Google Scholar
    577% above average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    Paper: DOI
  6. 6
    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
    192 cites at Google Scholar
    473% above average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    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
    188 cites at Google Scholar
    461% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  8. 8
    Muhammad Naveed, Seny Kamara, and Charles V. Wright:
    Inference Attacks on Property-Preserving Encrypted Databases.
    ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS), 2015
    180 cites at Google Scholar
    437% above average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    Paper: DOI
  9. 9
    Kimberly Tam, Salahuddin J. Khan, Aristide Fattori, and Lorenzo Cavallaro:
    CopperDroid: Automatic Reconstruction of Android Malware Behaviors.
    Network and Distributed System Security Symposium (NDSS), 2015
    175 cites at Google Scholar
    422% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  10. 10
    Reza Shokri and Vitaly Shmatikov:
    Privacy-Preserving Deep Learning.
    ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS), 2015
    167 cites at Google Scholar
    398% above average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    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
    649 cites at Google Scholar
    1272% above average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    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
    374 cites at Google Scholar
    690% above average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    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
    372 cites at Google Scholar
    686% above average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    Paper: DOI
  4. 4
    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
    300 cites at Google Scholar
    534% above average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    Paper: DOI
  5. 5
    Úlfar Erlingsson, Vasyl Pihur, and Aleksandra Korolova:
    RAPPOR: Randomized Aggregatable Privacy-Preserving Ordinal Response.
    ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS), 2014
    251 cites at Google Scholar
    430% above average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    Paper: DOI
  6. 6
    Enes Göktas, Elias Athanasopoulos, Herbert Bos, and Georgios Portokalidis:
    Out of Control: Overcoming Control-Flow Integrity.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 2014
    247 cites at Google Scholar
    422% above average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    Paper: DOI
  7. 7
    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
    235 cites at Google Scholar
    397% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  8. 8
    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
    232 cites at Google Scholar
    390% above average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    Paper: DOI
  9. 9
    Lucas Davi, Ahmad-Reza Sadeghi, Daniel Lehmann, and Fabian Monrose:
    Stitching the Gadgets: On the Ineffectiveness of Coarse-Grained Control-Flow Integrity Protection.
    USENIX Security Symposium, 2014
    219 cites at Google Scholar
    363% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  10. 10
    Nicholas Carlini and David A. Wagner:
    ROP is Still Dangerous: Breaking Modern Defenses.
    USENIX Security Symposium, 2014
    210 cites at Google Scholar
    344% above average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    Paper: DOI

Top-cited papers from 2013 ⌄

  1. 1
    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
    447 cites at Google Scholar
    673% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  2. 2
    Sriram Keelveedhi, Mihir Bellare, and Thomas Ristenpart:
    DupLESS: Server-Aided Encryption for Deduplicated Storage.
    USENIX Security Symposium, 2013
    431 cites at Google Scholar
    645% above average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    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
    413 cites at Google Scholar
    614% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  4. 4
    Ian Miers, Christina Garman, Matthew Green, and Aviel D. Rubin:
    Zerocoin: Anonymous Distributed E-Cash from Bitcoin.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 2013
    375 cites at Google Scholar
    548% above average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    Paper: DOI
  5. 5
    Bryan Parno, Jon Howell, Craig Gentry, and Mariana Raykova:
    Pinocchio: Nearly Practical Verifiable Computation.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 2013
    366 cites at Google Scholar
    533% above average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    Paper: DOI
  6. 6
    Zakir Durumeric, Eric Wustrow, and J. Alex Halderman:
    ZMap: Fast Internet-wide Scanning and Its Security Applications.
    USENIX Security Symposium, 2013
    351 cites at Google Scholar
    507% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  7. 7
    Damien Octeau, Patrick D. McDaniel, Somesh Jha, Alexandre Bartel, Eric Bodden, Jacques Klein, and Yves Le Traon:
    Effective Inter-Component Communication Mapping in Android: An Essential Step Towards Holistic Security Analysis.
    USENIX Security Symposium, 2013
    334 cites at Google Scholar
    477% above average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    Paper: DOI
  8. 8
    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
    333 cites at Google Scholar
    476% above average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    Paper: DOI
  9. 9
    Chao Zhang, Tao Wei, Zhaofeng Chen, Lei Duan, Laszlo Szekeres, Stephen McCamant, Dawn Song, and Wei Zou:
    Practical Control Flow Integrity and Randomization for Binary Executables.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 2013
    323 cites at Google Scholar
    458% above average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    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
    309 cites at Google Scholar
    434% above average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    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
    1644 cites at Google Scholar
    1977% above average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    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
    793 cites at Google Scholar
    902% above average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    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
    584 cites at Google Scholar
    638% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    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
    577 cites at Google Scholar
    629% above average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    Paper: DOI
  5. 5
    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
    549 cites at Google Scholar
    594% above average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    Paper: DOI
  6. 6
    Seny Kamara, Charalampos Papamanthou, and Tom Roeder:
    Dynamic searchable symmetric encryption.
    ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS), 2012
    524 cites at Google Scholar
    562% above average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    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
    518 cites at Google Scholar
    555% above average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    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
    500 cites at Google Scholar
    532% above average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    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
    473 cites at Google Scholar
    498% above average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    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
    458 cites at Google Scholar
    479% above average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    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
    1323 cites at Google Scholar
    1410% above average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    Paper: DOI
  2. 2
    William Enck, Damien Octeau, Patrick D. McDaniel, and Swarat Chaudhuri:
    A Study of Android Application Security.
    USENIX Security Symposium, 2011
    971 cites at Google Scholar
    1008% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  3. 3
    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
    796 cites at Google Scholar
    809% above average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    Paper: DOI
  4. 4
    Adrienne Porter Felt, Helen J. Wang, Alexander Moshchuk, Steve Hanna, and Erika Chin:
    Permission Re-Delegation: Attacks and Defenses.
    USENIX Security Symposium, 2011
    528 cites at Google Scholar
    503% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  5. 5
    Manuel Egele, Christopher Kruegel, Engin Kirda, and Giovanni Vigna:
    PiOS: Detecting Privacy Leaks in iOS Applications.
    Network and Distributed System Security Symposium (NDSS), 2011
    525 cites at Google Scholar
    499% above average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    Paper: DOI
  6. 6
    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
    507 cites at Google Scholar
    479% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI
  7. 7
    Yan Huang, David Evans, Jonathan Katz, and Lior Malka:
    Faster Secure Two-Party Computation Using Garbled Circuits.
    USENIX Security Symposium, 2011
    494 cites at Google Scholar
    464% above average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    Paper: DOI
  8. 8
    Reza Shokri, George Theodorakopoulos, Jean-Yves Le Boudec, and Jean-Pierre Hubaux:
    Quantifying Location Privacy.
    IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 2011
    465 cites at Google Scholar
    431% above average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    Paper: DOI
  9. 9
    Matthew Green, Susan Hohenberger, and Brent Waters:
    Outsourcing the Decryption of ABE Ciphertexts.
    USENIX Security Symposium, 2011
    463 cites at Google Scholar
    428% above average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    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
    428 cites at Google Scholar
    388% above average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    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
    970 cites at Google Scholar
    1022% above average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    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
    691 cites at Google Scholar
    699% above average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    Paper: DOI
  3. 3
    Gianluca Stringhini, Christopher Kruegel, and Giovanni Vigna:
    Detecting spammers on social networks.
    Annual Computer Security Applications Conference (ACSAC), 2010
    588 cites at Google Scholar
    580% above average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    Paper: DOI
  4. 4
    Guojun Wang, Qin Liu, and Jie Wu:
    Hierarchical attribute-based encryption for fine-grained access control in cloud storage services.
    ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS), 2010
    578 cites at Google Scholar
    568% above average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    Paper: DOI
  5. 5
    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
    531 cites at Google Scholar
    514% above average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    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
    526 cites at Google Scholar
    508% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    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
    524 cites at Google Scholar
    506% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    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
    515 cites at Google Scholar
    496% above average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    Paper: DOI
  9. 9
    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
    480 cites at Google Scholar
    455% above average of year
    Last visited: Jul-2018
    Paper: DOI
  10. 10
    Hongyu Gao, Jun Hu, Christo Wilson, Zhichun Li, Yan Chen, and Ben Y. Zhao:
    Detecting and characterizing social spam campaigns.
    ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS), 2010
    461 cites at Google Scholar
    433% above average of year
    Last visited: Jun-2018
    Paper: DOI