Dr. Xinwen Fu gave a keynote talk at Cisco SecCon-BXB 2014

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Cisco Corporation, 500 Beaver Brook Rd, Boxborough, MA 01451

Closing Keynote from Professor Xinwen Fu, UMass Lowell
"All Mobile Devices Are Watching You"

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Souvenir from Cisco SecCon 2014

Dr. Xinwen Fu gave a talk at Security Awareness Day - Community College of Rhode Island

On Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014, Dr. Xinwen Fu was invited and gave an opening talk at Security Awareness Day - Community College of Rhode Island. It is amazing that the event's registration was closed before the Day because of the quota.

PEK has 1000+ installations

PEK has 1000+ installations and is generating broader impact!

Dr. Fu gave a talk at Boston InfraGard

Dr. Fu is invited to give a talk, titled "My Google Glass Sees Your Password!", at a Boston InfraGard meeting on Oct. 16, 2014, at UMass President’s Office in Shrewsbury MA. Ph.D students Qinggang Yue and Zupei Li gave a demo of the attack and Privacy Enhancing Keyboard (PEK). It is basically the Black Hat USA 2014 talk with extra information, which is critical.

Prof. Xinwen Fu gave a talk at China Internet Security Conference 2014

Prof. Xinwen Fu was invited to give a talk, titled "All Mobile Devices are Watching Your Password!" at China Internet Security Conference (ISC) 2014 on Sep. 24, 2014. After the talk, Prof. Fu was interviewed by two channels from China Central Television (CCTV): CCTV-1 (General) and CCTV-10 (Science and Education).

We were live on CNN Domestic and International 6 times in July 2014!

The trip to New York on June 30 was a great experience! We were live on CNN Domestic and International 6 times in July 2014! The only pity is that I forgot to take a photo of ourselves in the CNN building. Anyway, below is a photo of New York Central Park from the CNN building on the left and a photo of the team to CNN in front of the CNN broadcast taken back in school on the right.

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Ph.D student Qinggang Yue gave a talk, "My Google Glass Sees Your Passwords!", at Black Hat USA 2014, Aug. 6, 2014. Around 700 attendees at our session. 9,000+ people at Black Hat USA 2014.

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Ph.D student Qinggang Yue and Zupei Li heading to Black Hat USA 2014

Let the show start in Las Vegas on Aug. 6, 2014! Qingagng will give the talk.

The lab of WiFi sniffing by tcpdump is released

This lab will give a brief introduction of the basic principles and protocols of 802.11 Wifi network as well as three major 802.11 frame types. Based on the usage of tcpdump from previous labs, students will be asked to use tcpdump in monitor mode to capture packets with radiotap header information, analyze signal strength and figure out which wireless frame contains radiotap header and how different distances effect received signal strength. Students are assumed to be comfortable using a command line interface.