Research InterestsImplementation Security
- Robust Website Fingerprinting Through the Cache Occupancy Channel (28th USENIX Security Symposium, 2019)
- Reverse Engineering IoT Devices: Effective Techniques and Methods (IEEE Internet of Things Journal, Volume 5, Issue 6, 2019)
- Sensorless, Permissionless Information Exfiltration with Wi-Fi Micro-Jamming (12th USENIX Workshop on Offensive Technologies (WOOT), 2018)
- Shattered Trust: When Replacement Smartphone Components Attack (11th USENIX Workshop on Offensive Technologies--WOOT, 2017)
- Opening Pandora's Box: Effective Techniques for Reverse Engineering IoT Devices (17th Smart Card Research and Advanced Application Conference (CARDIS 2017), 2017)
- From Smashed Screens to Smashed Stacks: Attacking Mobile Phones Using Malicious Aftermarket Parts (Workshop on Security for Embedded and Mobile Systems (SEMS 2017), 2017)
- How to Phone Home with Someone Else's Phone: Information Exfiltration Using Intentional Sound Noise on Gyroscopic Sensors (10th USENIX Workshop on Offensive Technologies (WOOT), 2016)
Dr. Yossi Oren is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Software and Information Systems Engineering at Ben Gurion University of the Negev, and a member of BGU’s Cyber Security Research Center. Prior to joining BGU, Yossi was a Post-Doctoral Research Scientist in the Network Security Lab at Columbia University in the City of New York and a member of the security lab at Samsung Research Israel. He holds a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from Tel-Aviv University, and an M.Sc. in Computer Science from the Weizmann Institute of Science.
His research interests include implementation security (power analysis and other hardware attacks and countermeasures; low-resource cryptographic constructions for lightweight computers) and cryptography in the real world (consumer and voter privacy in the digital era; web application security).
Personal homepage: https://iss.oy.ne.ro