Fourth Workshop on

Hot Topics in Networks


November 14 & 15, 2005, in College Park, Maryland


Monday, November 14

8:15-8:45 Continental breakfast
8:45-9:00 Opening remarks
9:00-10:30 Network Monitoring
Chair: Venkat Padmanabhan
Using Honeynets for Internet Situational Awareness
Vinod Yegneswaran, Paul Barford, and Vern Paxson
Presentation slides: ppt
Opportunistic Measurement: Extracting Insight from Spurious Traffic
Martin Casado, Tal Garfinkel, Weidong Cui, Vern Paxson, and Stefan Savage
Presentation slides: pdf
Cross-layer Visibility as a Service
Ramana Rao Kompella, Albert Greenberg, Jennifer Rexford, Alex C. Snoeren, and Jennifer Yates
Presentation slides: ppt
10:30-11:00 Break
11:00-12:00 Security
Chair: Paul Barford
Challenges in Securing Vehicular Networks
Bryan Parno and Adrian Perrig
Presentation slides: ppt
Authentication for Fragments
Craig Partridge
Presentation slides: ppt
12:00-1:30 Lunch
1:30-3:00 Overlays
Chair: Neil Spring
SureMail: Notification Overlay for Email Reliability
Sharad Agarwal, Venkata N. Padmanabhan, and Dilip A. Joseph
Presentation slides: pdf
Overlay-Friendly Native Network: A Contradiction in Terms?
Srinivasan Seetharaman and Mostafa Ammar
Presentation slides: pdf
Finally, a Use for Componentized Transport Protocols
Tyson Condie, Joseph M. Hellerstein, Petros Maniatis, Sean Rhea, and Timothy Roscoe
Presentation slides: pdf
3:00-3:30 Break
3:30-5:00 Network Architecture
Chair: Bengt Ahlgren
Typical versus Worst Case Design in Networking
Nandita Dukkipati, Yashar Ganjali, and Rui Zhang-Shen
Presentation slides: pdf
The Case for Pushing DNS
Mark Handley and Adam Greenhalgh
Presentation slides: pdf
Building a Coreless Internet without Ripping out the Core
Geoffrey Goodell, Scott Bradner, and Mema Roussopoulos
Presentation slides: pdf
5:30-7:30 Reception

Tuesday, November 15

8:30-9:00 Continental breakfast
9:00-10:30 Wireless
Chair: Srinivasan Seshan
DAIR: A Framework for Managing Enterprise Wireless Networks Using Desktop Infrastructure
Paramvir Bahl, Jitendra Padhye, Lenin Ravindranath, Manpreet Singh, Alec Wolman, and Brian Zill
Presentation slides: ppt
The Case for Heterogeneous Wireless MACs
Chun-cheng Chen and Haiyun Luo
Presentation slides: ppt
SoftMAC---Flexible Wireless Research Platform
Michael Neufeld, Jeff Fifield, Christian Doerr, Anmol Sheth, and Dirk Grunwald
Presentation slides: pdf
10:30-11:00 Break
11:00-12:00 Panel: Future Internet Design: A New NSF Initiative
Panelists: David D. Clark, John Wroclawski, Mothy Roscoe, David Andersen, Craig Partridge, Darleen Fisher, and Guru Parulkar
Presentation slides: ppt
12:00-1:30 Lunch
1:30-2:30 Routing and Routers
Chair: Jennifer Rexford
Incentive-Compatible Differentiated Scheduling
Martin Karsten, Yunfeng Lin, and Kate Larson
Presentation slides: pdf
Slicing the Onion: Anonymous Routing Without PKI
Sachin Katti, Dina Katabi, and Katarzyna Puchala
Presentation slides: pdf
2:30-3:00 Break
3:00-5:00 DoS
Chair: Adrian Perrig
Off by Default!
Hitesh Ballani, Yatin Chawathe, Sylvia Ratnasamy, Timothy Roscoe, and Scott Shenker
Presentation slides: pdf
DoS: Fighting Fire with Fire
Michael Walfish, Hari Balakrishnan, David Karger, and Scott Shenker
Presentation slides: pdf
Network Capabilities: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly
Katerina Argyraki and David Cheriton
Presentation slides: pdf
Using Packet Symmetry to Curtail Malicious Traffic
Christian Kreibich, Andrew Warfield, Jon Crowcroft, Steven Hand, and Ian Pratt
Presentation slides: pdf