Selected Research

Name Author(s) Venue Type Date
Practical Mutation Testing for Smart Contracts Joran Honig et al. CBT'19 Paper 2019
Smashing Smart Contracts: Detecting and Exploiting Vulnerabilities in EVM bytecode Blockchain Village @ DEF CON 27 Workshop 2019
The Ether Wars: Exploits, counter-exploits and honeypots on Ethereum Bernhard Mueller and Daniel Luca DEFCON 27 Presentation 2019
Democratic Improvement Proposals for decentralization projects (Improving EIP Process) Shayan Eskandari IETF 105 Presentation 2019
Differentially testing soundness and precision of program analyzers Valentin Wustholz et al. ISSTA 2019 Paper 2019
Breaking smart contracts NorthSec Workshop 2019
HARVEY: A Greybox Fuzzer for Smart Contracts Valentin Wustholz et al. Paper 2019
Semantic Fault Localization and Suspiciousness Ranking Valentin Wustholz et al. TACAS 2019 Paper 2019
Security in EIP process Martin Ortner Ethereum Core Devs Presentation 2019
SoK: Transparent Dishonesty: front-running attacks on Blockchain Shayan Eskandari et al. Workshop on Trusted Smart Contracts @ Financial Cryptography 19 Paper 2019
Smart Contract Secure SDLC Tom Lindeman Hi-Con Presentation 2018
How to Not Get Rekt: Processes and Tools for Smart Contract Secure SDLC DevCon IV Workshop 2018
Current State of Security Panel DevCon IV 2018
Smart Contract Vulnerabilities: The Most Interesting Transactions On The Ethereum Blockchain Jon Maurelian and Sarah Friend SecTor Presentation 2018
Ethereum the Hacker's Paradise Daniel Luca Security Espresso Presentation 2018
Solidity Dapp Optimization Gonçalo Sá DAPPCON Presentation 2018
Mythril: Symbolic Analysis of Contract Security Properties Jon Maurelian EDCON Presentation 2018
Smart contract vulnerabilities Sarah Friend and Jon Maurelian NorthSec Presentation 2018
Smashing Ethereum Smart Contracts for Fun and ACTUAL Profit Bernhard Mueller HITB Security Conference Presentation 2018
Smashing Ethereum Smart Contracts for Fun and Real Profit Bernhard Mueller HITB Security Conference Paper 2018
A first look at browser-based Cryptojacking Shayan Eskandari et al. Security & Privacy on the Blockchain (affiliated with Euro S&P) Paper 2018
A brief history of smart contract security Jon Maurelian Empire Hacking Presentation 2017
On the feasibility of decentralized derivatives markets Shayan Eskandari et al. FC 2017: Financial Cryptography and Data Security Paper 2017
Real-world Deployability and Usability of Bitcoin Shayan Eskandari Concordia University - MASc Thesis Paper 2016
BTC Relay Joseph Chow DEVCON 1 Presentation 2015
A first look at the usability of bitcoin key management Shayan Eskandari et al. USEC 15 NDSS Workshop on Usable Security (USEC) Paper 2015