2023


Taking a Look into the Cookie Jar: A Comprehensive Study towards the Security of Web Cookies     [ PDF ] 
Sean Chen, Jaelyn McCracken, Kevin Lu, Tao Wang, and Tao Hou
National Workshop for REU Research in Networking and Systems (REUNS'23), Washington DC, USA, 2023
 

SecDINT: Preventing Data-oriented Attacks via Intel SGX Escorted Data Integrity     [ PDF ] 
Dakun Shen, Tao Hou, Zhuo Lu, Yao Liu, and Tao Wang
IEEE Conference on Communications and Network Security (IEEE CNS'23), Orlando, Florida, 2023
 

Adaptive Feature Engineering via Attention-Based LSTM Towards High Performance Reconnaissance Attack Detection</b>     [ PDF ] 
Hamidah Alanazi, Shengping Bi, Tao Wang, and Tao Hou
IEEE Military Communications Conference (IEEE MILCOM'23), Boston, Massachusetts, 2023
 

Exquisite Feature Selection for Machine Learning Powered Probing Attack Detection     [ PDF ] 
Hamidah Alanazi, Shengping Bi, Tao Wang, and Tao Hou
IEEE International Conference on Communications (IEEE ICC'23), Rome, Italy, 2023
 

Dynamic and Lightweight Encryption towards Data Confidentiality in Medical IoT Devices (MIoT)     [ Poster ] 
Tao Hou and Tao Wang
Texas State University Health Scholar Showcase (TXST HSS'23), San Marcos, Texas, 2023
 
2022


MUSTER: Subverting User Selection in MU-MIMO Networks     [ PDF ] 
Tao Hou, Shengping Bi, Tao Wang, Zhuo Lu, Yao Liu, Satyajayant Misra, and Yalin Sagduyu
IEEE Conference on Computer Communications (IEEE INFOCOM'22), Virtual Conference, 2022
 

When Third-Party JavaScript Meets Cache: Explosively Amplifying Security Risks on the Internet     [ PDF ] 
Tao Hou, Shengping Bi, Mingkui Wei, Tao Wang, Zhuo Lu, and Yao Liu
IEEE Conference on Communications and Network Security (IEEE CNS'22), Austin, Texas, 2022
 

DyWCP: Dynamic and Lightweight Data-Channel Coupling towards Confidentiality in IoT Security     [ PDF ] 
Shengping Bi, Tao Hou, Tao Wang, Yao Liu, Zhuo Lu, and Qingqi Pei
ACM Conference on Security and Privacy in Wireless and Mobile Networks (ACM WiSec'22), San Antonio, Texas, 2022
 

Undermining Deep Learning Based Channel Estimation via Adversarial Wireless Signal Fabrication     [ PDF ] 
Tao Hou, Tao Wang, Zhuo Lu, Yao Liu, and Yalin Sagduyu
ACM Workshop on Wireless Security and Machine Learning (ACM WiseML'22), San Antonio, Texas, 2022
 
2021


IoTGAN: GAN Powered Camouflage Against Machine Learning Based IoT Device Identification     [ PDF ] 
Tao Hou, Tao Wang, Zhuo Lu, Yao Liu, and Yalin Sagduyu
IEEE International Symposium on Dynamic Spectrum Access Networks (IEEE DySPAN'21), Virtual Conference, 2021
 

Combating Adversarial Network Topology Inference by Proactive Topology Obfuscation     [ PDF ] 
Tao Hou, Tao Wang, Zhuo Lu, and Yao Liu
IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking (IEEE/ACM ToN), 2021
 

Binary Code Similarity Detection through LSTM and Siamese Neural Network     [ PDF ] 
Zhengping Luo, Tao Hou, Xiangrong Zhou, Hui Zeng, Zhuo Lu
EAI Endorsed Transactions on Security and Safety, 2021
 
2020


Log Analytics in HPC: A Data-driven Reinforcement Learning Framework     [ PDF ] 
Zhengping Luo, Tao Hou, Tung Thanh Nguyen, Hui Zeng and Zhuo Lu
IEEE Conference on Computer Communications (IEEE INFOCOM'20) DDINS Workshop, Toronto, Canada, 2020
 

ProTO: Proactive Topology Obfuscation Against Adversarial Network Topology Inference     [ PDF ] 
Tao Hou, Zhe Qu, Tao Wang, Zhuo Lu, and Yao Liu
IEEE Conference on Computer Communications (IEEE INFOCOM'20), Toronto, Canada, 2020
 
Before 2020


I Know Your Activities Even When Data Is Encrypted: Smart Traffic Analysis via Fusion Deep Neural Network      [ PDF ]   [ Poster ]   
Tao Hou, Tao Wang, Zhuo Lu, and Yao Liu
Annual Computer Security Applications Conference (ACSA ACSAC'19), Poster Session, San Juan, Puerto Rico, 2019
 

Smart Spying via Deep Learning: Inferring Your Activities from Encrypted Wireless Traffic      [ PDF ]   [ Slides ]
Tao Hou, Tao Wang, Zhuo Lu, and Yao Liu
IEEE Global Conference on Signal and Information Processing (IEEE GlobalSIP'19), Ottawa, Canada, 2019
Best Paper Award
 

Autonomous Security Mechanisms for High-Performance Computing Systems: Review and Analysis      [ PDF ]
Tao Hou, Tao Wang, Dakun Shen, Zhuo Lu, and Yao Liu
Adaptive Autonomous Secure Cyber Systems, Springer, 2018
 

Signal Entanglement based Pinpoint Waveforming for Location-restricted Service Access Control     [ PDF ] 
Tao Wang, Yao Liu, Tao Hou, Qingqi Pei, and Song Fang
IEEE Transactions on Dependable and Secure Computing (IEEE TDSC), 2016
 

Location-restricted Services Access Control Leveraging Pinpoint Waveforming     [ PDF ]   [ Video Demo ]
Tao Wang, Yao Liu, Qingqi Pei, and Tao Hou
ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (ACM CCS'15), Denver, Colorado, 2015
 
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