Full Program


8:55 - 9:00 Chairs' Welcome
Invited Talk
9:00 - 10:00 The Genomics Revolution: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly (A Privacy Researcher's Perspective)
Emiliano De Cristofaro

Emiliano De Cristofaro is a Senior Lecturer (British English for Associate Professor) at University College London (UCL). Prior to joining UCL in 2013, he was a research scientist at PARC (a Xerox company). In 2011, he received a PhD in Networked Systems from the University of California, Irvine, advised (mostly while running on the beach) by Gene Tsudik. His research interests include privacy technologies, network security, and applied cryptography. He has served as program co-chair of the Privacy Enhancing Technologies Symposium (PETS) in 2013 and 2014, and of the Workshop on Genome Privacy and Security (GenoPri 2015). His ugly yet up-to-date homepage can be found here.

10:00 - 10:30 Coffee Break
Session 1: Online Privacy Leaks
10:30 - 11:00 Longitudinal Analysis of the Third-party Authentication Landscape
Anna Vapen, Niklas Carlsson, and Nahid Shahmehri
11:00 - 11:30 Experimental Analysis of Popular Anonymous, Ephemeral, and End-to-End Encrypted Apps
Lucky Onwuzurike and Emiliano De Cristofaro
11:30 - 12:00 Traffic Confirmation Attacks Despite Noise
Jamie Hayes
12:00 - 12:30 On Epigenomic Privacy: Tracking Personal MicroRNA Expression Profiles over Time
Michael Backes, Pascal Berrang, Anne Hecksteden, Mathias Humbert, Andreas Keller, and Tim Meyer
12:30 - 13:30 Lunch
Session 2: Understanding User Privacy Preferences
13:30 - 14:00 Privacy Trade-Offs of Geo-Location
Laura Brandimarte and Alessandro Acquisti
14:00 - 14:30 Raise the Curtains: The Effect of Transparency about Targeted Advertising on Attitudes and Behavioral Intentions
Sonam Samat and Alessandro Acquisti
14:30 - 15:00 Coffee Break
Quo Vadis, UEOP?
15:00 - 16:00 Open discussion on the different viewpoints of what UEOP research should, or should not, be focusing on in the future.