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Computer Security Experts Honored for Research that Stands the Test of Time - Denial of service attacks (DoS) have crippled even the likes of Google and Amazon in recent years, topping at a reported 1.1 terabits per second in 2016. But they were a relatively unexplored phenomenon in the year 2000, when three … Continue reading
CSE-Trained Expert on Program Verification Featured in Communications of the ACM - CSE alumnus Zachary Tatlock (Ph.D. ’14) is now a professor of computer science at the University of Washington. In an article about “hacker-proof coding” in the August issue of Communications of the ACM, the publication notes that as Tatlock was … Continue reading
With Help from UC San Diego Grad Student, Google Estimates $25 Million in Ransomware Payouts - $25,253,505. That is the best estimate to date of how much money was paid by victims of ransomware attacks in the past two years in order to unlock their computer disks and get their data back. As a result, ransomware – … Continue reading
CNS Graduate Students 2017 CSE Graduate Students in Center for Networked Systems End Academic Year with Ph.D. Degrees and New Jobs - As of early July, 15 Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) Ph.D. candidates affiliated with the Center for Networked Systems (CNS) have graduated or are expected to graduate in the academic year from October 2016 through September 2017. Unlike last year, … Continue reading
CNS Awards Travel Grants to Two Graduate Students in Computer Science - For female students in particular, attending the annual Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing can be a critical launching pad for careers in computer science in either academia or private industry. For that reason, UC San Diego’s Center for … Continue reading
CSE Ph.D. Candidate Accepts Tenure-Track Faculty Position at University of Illinois - When he graduated from China’s Nanjing University, Tianyin Xu was turned down by 24 graduate schools in the United States. The following year he applied and was accepted into the Ph.D. program at the University of California San Diego. Now, … Continue reading
After 10 Weeks, CSE Students Demonstrate 3D, Networked Multiplayer Games - CSE professor Geoffrey M. Voelker teaches CSE 125 each spring, The course on “Software System Design and Implementation” gave 32 seniors an opportunity to showcase everything they learned in the past four years. Nominally, the course is a 10-week project to build a … Continue reading
CSE Presence at Upcoming PLDI 2017 - The ACM SIGPLAN Conference on Programming Language Design and Implementation (PLDI 2017) will get underway on June 19 in Barcelona, Spain. It’s a premier forum for all areas of programming language research, including design, implementation, theory and efficient use of … Continue reading
CSE Students and Professors Stage Major Presence at SIGMOD 2017 - CSE had a major presence at this year’s ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data (SIGMOD), the premier venue for research in data management. The 2017 meeting took place in mid-May in Chicago jointly with PODS, the premier international … Continue reading
Researchers Find Computer Code that Volkswagen Used to Cheat Emissions Tests - An international team of researchers has uncovered the mechanism that allowed Volkswagen to circumvent U.S. and European emission tests over at least six years before the Environmental Protection Agency put the company on notice in 2015 for violating the Clean … Continue reading

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