Stanford Security Seminar
The focus of the Stanford Security Seminar is on
communication between Stanford and the
outside world on any and all topics pertaining to computer
Typically, a speaker from industry or elsewhere in academia
presents their current work in an informal setting on the
These symposia are open to the public and are generally accessible
and interesting to experts and laypeople alike.
A secondary focus is the sampling of the various delectable junk-food
goodies indigenous to supermarkets everywhere.
There is a mailing list on which announcements of upcoming seminars are
posted, and which may be used for discussion of the seminars either
or after they occur. The address of the list itself is
. Anyone may join the list by sending a message to firstname.lastname@example.org
in the body of the message.
Time and Place
Seminars occur on approximately alternate Tuesdays at 4:30 PM in
the 4B center area (opposite office 490) of the Gates building at
Stanford University. For various maps showing
both how to reach the campus and how to find the Gates building,
Tuesday 11/11/2003 at 4:30pm.
Neils Provos of Google on
Honeyd - A Virtual Honeypot Framework
Tuesday 12/02/2003 at 4:30pm.
Ran Wolff of Technion on
On Peer-to-Peer Systems, Private Majority Votes, and Distributed Association Rule Mining
Tuesday 01/27/2004 at 4:30pm.
Kobbi Nissim of Microsoft Research Silicon Valley on
Revealing Information while Preserving Privacy
Tuesday 03/02/2004 at 4:30pm.
Clark Thomborson of The University of Auckland
Methods for Software Protection
Thursday 03/18/2004 at 4:30pm.
Sean Smith of Dartmouth
Enabling Effective Trust Judgments
Monday 05/24/2004 at 4:30pm.
Josh Benaloh of Microsoft Research, Redmond
A Survey of Cryptographically Verifiable Election Methods
Wednesday 06/02/2004 at 4:30pm.
Cem Paya of Microsoft
Security and risk management in the
online service environment: the case of Microsoft Passport
Tuesday 06/22/2004 at 4:30pm.
Michael Backes of IBM Zurich Research Lab
A Composable Dolev-Yao-Style Cryptographic Library With Nested
For comments on this page, or for more information, send email to
the list administrator at