IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy
30th IEEE Symposium on Security & Privacy

The 2009 symposium marks the 30th annual meeting of this flagship conference. Since 1980, the IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy has been the premier forum for presenting developments in computer security and electronic privacy, and for bringing together researchers and practitioners in the field.

The 2009 symposium was held May 17-20 at the Claremont Resort in Oakland, California. The 2010 Symposium will be held May 16-19, 2010.

Program [1-page PDF Version for Printing]


Congratulations to authors of the award papers!

Best Paper Award: Native Client: A Sandbox for Portable, Untrusted x86 Native Code, Bennet Yee, David Sehr, Gregory Dardyk, Brad Chen, Robert Muth, Tavis Ormandy, Shiki Okasaka, Neha Narula, Nicholas Fullagar (Google)
Best Student Paper Award: Automatic Reverse Engineering of Malware Emulators, Monirul Sharif, Andrea Lanzi, Jonathon Giffin, Wenke Lee (Georgia Institute of Technology)
Best Practical Paper Award (from IEEE Security & Privacy Magazine): Wirelessly Pickpocketing a Mifare Classic Card , Flavio D. Garcia, Peter van Rossum, Roel Verdult, Ronny Wichers Schreur (Radboud University Nijmegen)

Claremont Resort, Oakland, California

Symposium Organizers

General chair: David Du (University of Minnesota)
Program chairs: Andrew Myers (Cornell University) and David Evans (University of Virginia)
Registration chair: Ulf Lindqvist (SRI International)
Treasurer: David Shambroom (Intersystems Corporation)
Publications chair: Carrie Gates (CA Labs)
Poster chair: Cristina Nita-Rotaru (Purdue University)
Short talks chair: Patrick Traynor (Georgia Tech)
Web chair: Adrienne Felt (University of California, Berkeley)

Program Committee

Conference Closed
21 May 2009
The 2009 Symposium has concluded. The organizers thank everyone for their efforts and participation, and hope to see you in 2010.
Short Talks
19 May 2009
The Short Talks Program is now available.
18 May 2009
See the Press page for links to media coverage of papers in the symposium.
Award Papers
18 May 2009
The award papers have been announced. See the main page for details.
Registration and Reception
17 May 2009
Registration starts today (Sunday, 17 May) at 4-7pm, along with a reception in Lanai 2.
Accepted Posters
29 Mar 2009
These posters have been accepted for the poster session.
1999 Symposium Picture
22 Mar 2009
A picture (and registration information) of the attendees of the twentieth symposium ten years ago is here. Please help us identify more people in the picture.
Travel Grants
10 Mar 2009
Travel Grants information is now posted. Applications are requested by 15 April 2009.
Registration Open
4 Mar 2009
Registration is now open. The early registration deadline is 20 April 2009.
Call for Short Talks
9 Mar 2009
The Call for Short Talks is now posted.
Advance Program
3 Mar 2009
Advance Program released.
Workshops and Tutorials
7 Feb 2009
Information on Workshops and Tutorials is now available.

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