Information Security Resources

CoreLabs Information Security Publications

Below is an index of publications, presentations and papers authored by members of the CoreLabs research team. Click on any title to get more information and access the publication on the CoreLabs extranet site

Titlesort ascending Authors Publication Date Venue / Publication
Unveiling the Network Criminal Infrastructure of TDSS/TDL4 – DGAv14: A case study on a new TDSS/TDL4 variant Manos Antonakakis, Jeremy Demar, Kevin Stevens and David Dagon 09/01/12 Technical Report
Understanding the Prevalence and Use of Alternative Plans in Malware with Network Games Y. Nadji, M. Antonakakis, R. Perdisci and W. Lee 12/07/11 In Proceedings of The 27th Annual Computer Security Applications Conference (ACSAC 2011)
Uncovering SAP vulnerabilities: reversing and breaking the Diag protocol Martin Gallo 07/29/12 Defcon 20 Conference
Una técnica de protección para agentes móviles contra estaciones (hosts) maliciosas Ariel Waissbein 11/21/05 3er Congreso Iberoamericano de Seguridad Informática (CIBSI), Valparaiso, Chile. ISBN: 956-7051-10-0.
Two very small reverse engineering tools: a python disassembling engine and an iterative reverse engineering framework Gerardo Richarte 06/15/08 ReCon 2008
Towards Measuring and Mitigating Social Engineering Malware Downloads Terry Nelms, Roberto Perdisci, Manos Antonakakis and Mustaque Ahamad 08/10/16 In Proceedings of the 25th USENIX Security Symposium
Timing Attacks for Recovering Private Entries From Database Engines (RSA Conference) Ariel Waissbein. Joint work with Ariel Futoransky, Damian Saura and Pedro Varangot 04/07/08 RSA Conference 2008
Timing Attacks for Recovering Private Entries From Database Engines Ariel Futoransky, Damian Saura, and Ariel Waissbein 08/01/07 Black Hat USA 2007 
The Shellcode Generation Iván Arce 09/01/04 IEEE Computer Society - Security & Privacy Magazine, Vol. 2, No. 5
The Rise of the Gadgets Iván Arce 10/01/03 IEEE Security and Privacy, vol. 1, no. 5, pp. 78-81, Sept-Oct. 2003
The ND2DB attack: Database content extraction using timing attacks on the indexing algorithms Ariel Futoransky, Damian Saura, and Ariel Waissbein. 08/13/07 First Workshop on Offensive Technologies (WOOT `07)
The impact of predicting attacker tools in security risk assessments Ezequiel Gutesman, Ariel Waissbein 04/21/10 6th Annual Cyber Security and Information Intelligence Research Workshop - Oak Ridge National Laboratory
The IMDDOS Botnet: Discovery and Analysis Manos Antonakakis, Christopher Elisan, Aldrich de Mata and Erik Wu 09/13/10 Damballa Threat Research
The Core of the Matter: Analyzing Malicious Traffic in Cellular Carriers Charles Lever, Manos Antonakakis, Bradley Reaves, Patrick Traynor and Wenke Lee 02/24/13 In Proceedings of The 20th Annual Network and Distributed System Security Symposium (NDSS 2013)
Tendencias de seguridad en tecnologías para aplicaciones Iván Arce 10/02/09 Jornadas de Seguridad Informática 2009 Presentation at the 10th aniversary of ARCERT, Argentina