This is Xin'an Zhou's permanent homepage. The homepage address is https://xinanzhou.com/

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He is currently a third-year Computer Security PhD candidate at the University of California, Riverside.

His advisor is Prof. Zhiyun Qian.

Email: xinan.zhou at email.ucr.edu

Before that, he obtained his bachelor's degree in Software Engineering from Fudan University.

His undergraduate advisors were Prof. Zhemin Yang, Prof. Min Yang, and Prof. Yuan Zhang.

News

(9/14/2022) Our SADDNS team got one in-person poster accepted by ACM CCS 2022!

(8/31/2022) I advanced to candidacy for PhD!

(8/26/2022) I got one paper on IoT Security accepted by ACM CCS 2022!

I'm actively looking for internship opportunities in Summer 2023! Feel free to drop me an email at jobs at xinanzhou.com

I attended IEEE S&P '22 in person and delivered a short talk How to Own Website Accounts Using Weibo Single Sign-On Vulnerabilities.

Publications

[2] Perils and Mitigation of Security Risks of Cooperation in Mobile-as-a-Gateway IoT
Xin'an Zhou, Jiale Guan, Luyi Xing, Zhiyun Qian
To appear at ACM CCS 2022.

[1] DNS Cache Poisoning Attack: Resurrections with Side Channels [PDF]
Keyu Man, Xinan Zhou, and Zhiyun Qian
In Proceedings of ACM CCS 2021.
Key Insight: Using ICMP as a side-channel to perform DNS Cache Poisoning Attacks.

Professional Services

Sub-reviewer: USENIX Security '21, IEEE S&P '21

Organizer: LGBTQIA+ and Allies Happy Hour at IEEE S&P '22

Volunteer: IEEE S&P '22


Credits

CVE-2021-34977

CVE-2021-20322

CVE-2022-27645

CVE-2022-23776

CVE-2022-37193

My successful Pwn2Own Austin 2021 debut


Links

ETenal  Kyr1os

Services

You can ask me for contact details to join the organization Queer in Security and Privacy. Just send me a direct message on Twitter.

Notes

"Was aus Liebe getan wird, geschieht immer jenseits von Gut und Böse. (What is done out of love always takes place beyond good and evil.)"

--Friedrich Nietzsche