Publications


Conference Papers

Samuel Jero, Endadul Hoque, David Choffnes, Alan Mislove, and Cristina Nita-Rotaru. Automated Attack Discovery in TCP Congestion Control Using a Model-guided Approach, Network and Distributed Systems Security Symposium (NDSS), February 2018. [PDF][PPTX][VIDEO][CODE]
Cisco Network Security Distinguished Paper Award

Arash Molavi Kakhki, Samuel Jero, David Choffnes, Alan Mislove, and Cristina Nita-Rotaru. Taking a Long Look at QUIC: An Approach for Rigorous Evaluation of Rapidly Evolving Transport Protocols, ACM Internet Measurement Conference (IMC), November 2017, pp 290-303. [PDF][PPTX][CODE]
Awarded the 2018 IETF/IRTF Applied Networking Research Prize

Samuel Jero, Xiangyu Bu, Cristina Nita-Rotaru, Hamed Okhravi, Richard Skowyra, and Sonia Fahmy. BEADS: A Framework for Attack Discovery in OpenFlow-based SDN Systems, 20th International Symposium on Research in Attacks, Intrusions, and Defenses (RAID), September 2017, LNCS 10453, pp 311-333. [PDF][PPTX][CODE]

Samuel Jero, William Koch, Richard Skowyra, Hamed Okhravi, Cristina Nita-Rotaru, and David Bigelow. Identifier Binding Attacks and Defenses in Software-Defined Networks, 26th USENIX Security Symposium, August 2017, pp 415-432. [PDF][PPTX][VIDEO]

Samuel Jero, Vijay K. Gurbani, Ray Miller, Bruce Cilli, Charles Payette, and Sameer Sharma. Dynamic control of real-time communications (RTC) using SDN: A case study of a 5G end-to-end service, 2016 IEEE/IFIP Network Operations and Management Symposium (NOMS), April 2016, pp 895-900. [PDF][PPTX]

Samuel Jero, Hyojeong Lee, and Cristina Nita-Rotaru. Leveraging State Information for Automated Attack Discovery in Transport Protocol Implementations. 45th IEEE/IFIP International Conference on Dependable Systems and Networks (DSN), June 2015, pp 1-12. [PDF][PPTX][VIDEO][CODE]
Best Paper Award

Robert Lychev, Samuel Jero, Alexandra Boldyreva, and Cristina Nita-Rotaru. How Secure and Quick is QUIC? Provable Security and Performance Analyses. 36th IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy (Oakland), May 2015, pp 214-231. [PDF][TECH REPORT][PPTX][VIDEO]
Awarded the 2016 IETF/IRTF Applied Networking Research Prize


Standard Documents

Hans Kruse, Samuel Jero, and Shawn Ostermann. Datagram Convergence Layers for the Delay- and Disruption-Tolerant Networking (DTN) Bundle Protocol and Licklider Transmission Protocol (LTP). RFC 7122 (Experimental), 2014. [HTML][TXT]


Theses

Samuel Jero. Performance Analysis of the Datagram Congestion Control Protocol DCCP for Real-Time Streaming Media Applications. Masters Thesis. Ohio University, 2013. [PDF]

Samuel Jero. Analysis and Automated Discovery of Attacks in Transport Protocols. PhD Dissertation. Purdue University, 2018.[PDF]