I am a computer scientist in the
Networking and Security Group
International Computer Science Institute (ICSI). I am also adjunct
faculty in EECS at
Case Western Reserve University.
Prior to joining ICSI in 2003, I worked for BBN Technologies' Internetwork Research Department
at NASA's Glenn Research
Center for six years. And, prior to that I was part of Shawn Ostermann's
Group at Ohio University.
My current research interests are in the areas of network
architecture, network measurement, security, transport protocols and
A new version (-03) of
the Internet-Draft on high level guidelines for developing RTO
estimators has been posted.
Slides from my talk at the MAP RG meeting at IETF95 are
available. (The talk was given remotely. Spencer Dawkins took
picture in the meeting room during the talk.)
Misha presented our paper on on DNS characterization at PAM. The
paper and talk slides are available here.
Ben presented our paper on detecting DNS root manipulations at
PAM. The paper and talk slides are available
Ph.D. thesis on the Domain Name System (DNS). Congratulations
Jake presented our paper quantifying policy differences between
IPv4 and IPv6 at NDSS. The paper and talk slides are available
A small bugfix release of stats is now
Craig Partridge and I have updated our paper from the Ethics in
Networked Systems Research workshop in August. The updated paper
Serving on the
IMC 2016 PC, please submit!
Narseo presented a
poster of our Haystack work at ICSI's "1984+31: Is Nothing
Private Anymore?" Workshop.
The Haystack project has a new
suggestion that the community no longer has to specify TCP's
initial window size, but can leave it up to implementations.
- I am finally getting around to 2009 and now have a spiffy
Twitter account for research / CS stuff. It is
mallman_icsi. I feel so very hip.
Matthew presented our paper assessing TCP's stance towards blind
attackers at IMC. The paper and slides are
posted. The paper won the IMC Best Paper Award.