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  • 2018

    • Noisy Vibrational Pairing of IoT Devices
      Abhishek Anand, and Nitesh Saxena
      In IEEE Transactions on Dependable and Secure Computing (TDSC), Special Issue on Emerging Attacks and Solutions for Secure Hardware in the Internet of Things, 2018.
    • Short Voice Imitation Man-in-the-Middle Attacks on Crypto Phones: Defeating Humans and Machines
      Maliheh Shirvanian, Dibya Mukhopadhyay and Nitesh Saxena
      In  Journal of Computer Security (JCS), 2018.
    • An Offensive and Defensive Exposition of Wearable Computing
      Prakash Shrestha and Nitesh Saxena
      In ACM Computing Surveys (CSUR), 2018.
    • Good Vibrations: Accessing ‘Smart’ Systems by Touching Any Solid Surface
      Jian Liu, Chen Wang, Yingying Chen, and Nitesh Saxena,
      Biometric Technology Today, Issue 4, Pages 7-10, 2018.
  • 2017

    • On the Security and Usability of Dynamic Cognitive Game CAPTCHAs.
      Manar Mohamed, Song Gao, Niharika Sachdeva, Nitesh Saxena, Chengcui Zhang, Ponnurangam Kumaraguru and Paul van Oorschot
      In  Journal of Computer Security (JCS), 2017.




  • Decentralized Security Services (Nominated for the ACM Doctoral Dissertation Award!)

    Nitesh Saxena,
    Ph.D Dissertation, UC Irvine, August 2006

  • Cryptanalysis of the Schlusselzusatz

    Nitesh Saxena,
    M.S. Dissertation, UC Santa Barbara, March 2002
    Also appears in the chapter on “The Emergence of Cipher Machines” of the book Computer Security and Crypgraphy, by Alan G. Konheim