Accepted Papers

403 Forbidden: A Global View of Geoblocking
Allison McDonald, Matthew Bernhard, Benjamin VanderSloot, Will Scott, J. Alex Halderman, Roya Ensafi (University of Michigan)

A First Joint Look at DoS Attacks and BGP Blackholing in the Wild
Mattijs Jonker, Aiko Pras (University of Twente); Alberto Dainotti (CAIDA, UC San Diego); Anna Sperotto (University of Twente)

A First Look at Sim-Enabled Wearables in the Wild
Harini Kolamunna (The University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia); Ilias Leontiadis, Diego Perino (Telefonica R & D, Barcelona, Spain); Suranga Seneviratne, Kanchana Thilakarathna (The University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia); Aruna Seneviratne (The University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia)

A Large Scale Study of Data Center Network Reliability
Justin Meza, Tianyin Xu, Kaushik Veeraraghavan (Facebook, Inc.); Onur Mutlu (CMU and ETH Zürich)

A Long Way to the Top: Significance, Structure, and Stability of Internet Top Lists
Quirin Scheitle (Technical University of Munich (TUM)); Oliver Hohlfeld (RWTH Aachen University); Julien Gamba (IMDEA, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid); Jonas Jelten (Technical University of Munich (TUM)); Torsten Zimmermann (RWTH Aachen University); Stephen D. Strowes (RIPE NCC); Narseo Vallina-Rodriguez (IMDEA Networks Institute / ICSI)

Advancing the Art of Internet Edge Outage Detection
Philipp Richter (MIT / Akamai); Ramakrishna Padmanabhan, Neil Spring (University of Maryland); Arthur Berger (Akamai / MIT); David Clark (MIT)

An Empirical Analysis of the Commercial VPN Ecosystem
Mohammad Taha Khan (UIC); Joe DeBlasio (UC San Diego); Chris Kanich (UIC); Geoffrey M. Voelker, Alex C. Snoeren (UC San Diego); Narseo Vallina-Rodriguez (IMDEA Networks Institute/ICSI)

An Empirical Study of the I2P Anonymity Network and its Censorship Resistance
Nguyen Phong Hoang (Stony Brook University); Panagiotis Kintis, Manos Antonakakis (Georgia Institute of Technology); Michalis Polychronakis (Stony Brook University)

Analyzing Ethereum’s Contract Topology
Lucianna Kiffer (Northeastern University); Dave Levin (University of Maryland); Alan Mislove (Northeastern University)

Beyond Google Play: A Large-Scale Comparative Study of Chinese Android App Markets
Haoyu Wang (Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications); Zhe Liu, Jingyue Liang (Peking University); Narseo Vallina-Rodriguez (IMDEA Networks Institute and ICSI); Yao Guo (Peking University); Li Li (Monash University); Juan Tapiador (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid); Jingcun Cao (Indiana University Bloomington); Guoai Xu (Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications)

BGP Communities: Even more Worms in the Routing Can
Florian Streibelt, Franziska Lichtblau (Max Planck Institute for Informatics); Robert Beverly (Naval Postgraduate School); Anja Feldmann (Max Planck Institute for Informatics); Cristel Pelsser (University of Strasbourgh); Georgios Smaragdakis (TU Berlin / MIT); Randy Bush (IIJ)

Characterizing the deployment and performance of multi-CDNs
Rachee Singh, Arun Dunna, Phillipa Gill (University of Massachusetts, Amherst)

Characterizing the Internet Host Population Using Deep Learning: A Universal and Lightweight Numerical Embedding
Armin Sarabi, Mingyan Liu (University of Michigan)

Cloud Datacenter SDN Monitoring: Experiences and Challenges
Arjun Roy (UC San Diego); Deepak Bansal, David Brumley, Harish Kumar Chandrappa, Parag Sharma, Rishabh Tewari (Microsoft Corporation); Behnaz Arzani (Microsoft Research); Alex C. Snoeren (UC San Diego)

Clusters in the Expanse: Understanding and Unbiasing IPv6 Hitlists
Oliver Gasser, Quirin Scheitle (Technical University of Munich); Pawel Foremski (Institute of Theoretical and Applied Informatics, Polish Academy of Sciences); Qasim Lone, Maciej Korczynski (Grenoble Alps University); Stephen D. Strowes (RIPE NCC); Luuk Hendriks (University of Twente); Georg Carle (Technical University of Munich)

Coming of Age: A Longitudinal Study of TLS Deployment
Platon Kotzias (IMDEA Software Institute); Abbas Razaghpanah (Stony Brook University); Johanna Amann (International Computer Science Institute); Kenneth G. Paterson (Royal Holloway, University of London); Narseo Vallina-Rodriguez (IMDEA Networks / International Computer Science Institute); Juan Caballero (IMDEA Software Institute)

Comments On DNS Robustness
Mark Allman (ICSI)

Digging into Browser-based Crypto Mining
Jan Rüth, Torsten Zimmermann, Konrad Wolsing, Oliver Hohlfeld (RWTH Aachen University)

Dissecting Apple’s Meta-CDN during an iOS Update
Jeremias Blendin, Fabrice Bendfeldt (Technische Universität Darmstadt); Ingmar Poese (Benocs); Boris Koldehofe (Technische Universität Darmstadt); Oliver Hohlfeld (RWTH Aachen University)

Following Their Footsteps: Characterizing Account Automation Abuse and Defenses
Louis F. DeKoven (UC, San Diego); Trevor Pottinger (Facebook); Stefan Savage, Geoffrey M. Voelker (UC, San Deigo); Nektarios Leontiadis (Facebook)

From Deletion to Re-Registration in Zero Seconds: Domain Registrar Behaviour During the Drop
Tobias Lauinger (Northeastern University); Abdelberi Chaabane (Nokia Bell Labs); Ahmet Salih Buyukkayhan, William Robertson, Engin Kirda (Northeastern University)

How to Catch when Proxies Lie: Verifying the Physical Locations of Network Proxies with Active Geolocation
Zachary Weinberg (Carnegie Mellon University); Shinyoung Cho (SUNY Stonybrook); Nicolas Christin, Vyas Sekar (Carnegie Mellon University); Phillipa Gill (University of Massachusetts - Amherst)

How Tracking Companies Circumvented Ad Blockers Using WebSockets
Muhammad Ahmad Bashir, Sajjad Arshad, Engin Kirda, William Robertson, Christo Wilson (Northeastern University)

Impact of Device Parameters on QoE of Internet-based Mobile Applications
Mallesham Dasari, Santiago Vargas, Arani Bhattacharya, Aruna Balasubramanian, Samir R. Das, Michael Ferdman (Stony Brook University)

In the IP of the Beholder: Strategies for Active IPv6 Topology Discovery
Robert Beverly (Naval Postgraduate School); Ramakrishnan Durairajan (University of Oregon); David Plonka (Akamai Technologies); Justin Rohrer (Naval Postgraduate School)

Is the Web Ready for OCSP Must Staple?
Taejoong Chung, Jay Lok (Northeastern University); Balakrishnan Chandrasekaran (Max-Planck-Institut für Informatik); David Choffnes (Northeastern University); Dave Levin (University of Maryland); Bruce Maggs (Duke University and Akamai Technologies); Alan Mislove (Northeastern University); John Rula (Akamai Technologies); Nick Sullivan (Cloudflare); Christo Wilson (Northeastern University)

LDplayer: DNS Experimentation at Scale
Liang Zhu, John Heidemann (University of Southern California)

Measuring Ethereum’s Peer-to-Peer Network
Seoung Kim, Zane Ma, Siddharth Murali, Joshua Mason, Andrew Miller, Michael Bailey (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)

Mobility Support in Cellular Networks: A Measurement Study on Its Configurations and Implications
Haotian Deng, Chunyi Peng, Ans Fida, Jiayi Meng, Charlie Hu (Purdue)

Multilevel MDA-Lite Paris Traceroute
Kevin Vermeulen (Sorbonne Université); Stephen D. Strowes (RIPE NCC); Olivier Fourmaux, Timur Friedman (Sorbonne Université)

Needle in a Haystack: Tracking Down Elite Phishing Domains in the Wild
Ke Tian, Jan Steve T.K, Hang Hu, Danfeng Yao, Gang Wang (Virginia Tech)

O Peer, Where Art Thou? Uncovering Remote Peering Interconnections at IXPs
George Nomikos, Vasileios Kotronis, Pavlos Sermpezis (FORTH, Greece); Petros Gigis (FORTH & University of Crete, Greece); Lefteris Manassakis (FORTH, Greece); Christoph Dietzel (TU Berlin/DE-CIX); Stavros Konstantaras (AMS-IX, Netherlands); Xenofontas Dimitropoulos (FORTH & University of Crete, Greece); Vasileios Giotsas (Lancaster University)

On the Origins of Memes by Means of Fringe Web Communities
Savvas Zannettou (Cyprus University of Technology); Tristan Caulfield (University College London); Jeremy Blackburn (University of Alabama at Birmingham); Emiliano De Cristofaro (University College London); Michael Sirivianos (Cyprus University of Technology); Gianluca Stringhini (University College London); Guillermo Suarez-Tangil (King’s College London)

Predictive Analysis in Network Function Virtualization
Zhijing Li (UCSB); Zihui Ge, Ajay Mahimkar, Jia Wang (AT&T Labs - Research); Ben Y. Zhao, Haitao Zheng (University of Chicago); Joanne Emmons, Laura Ogden (AT&T)

Pushing the Boundaries with bdrmapIT: Mapping Router Ownership at Internet Scale
Alexander Marder (University of Pennsylvania); Matthew Luckie (University of Waikato); Amogh Dhamdhere, Bradley Huffaker, kc claffy (CAIDA / UC San Diego); Jonathan M. Smith (University of Pennsylvania)

The Rise of Certificate Transparency and Its Implications on the Internet Ecosystem
Quirin Scheitle, Oliver Gasser (Technical University of Munich (TUM)); Theodor Nolte (HAW Hamburg); Johanna Amann (International Computer Science Institute); Lexi Brent (University of Sydney); Georg Carle (Technical University of Munich (TUM)); Ralph Holz (University of Sydney); Thomas C. Schmidt (HAW Hamburg); Matthias Wählisch (FU Berlin)

Three Bits Suffice: Efficient Transport-Independent Support for Passive Two-Way Latency Measurement
Piet De Vaere, Tobias Bühler, Mirja Kühlewind, Bria Trammell (ETH Zurich)

Tracing Cross Border Web Tracking
Costas Iordanou (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid / Technical University (TU) Berlin); Georgios Smaragdakis (TU Berlin / MIT); Ingmar Poese (BENOCS); Nikolaos Laoutaris (Data Transparency Lab & Eurecat)

Understanding Tor Usage with Privacy-Preserving Measurement
Akshaya Mani (Georgetown University); T Wilson Brown (UNSW Canberra Cyber, University of New South Wales); Rob Jansen, Aaron Johnson (U.S. Naval Research Laboratory); Micah Sherr (Georgetown University)

Understanding Video Management Planes
Zahaib Akhtar (University of Southern California); Yun Seong Nam (Purdue University); Jessica Chen (University of Windsor); Ramesh Govindan (University of Southern California); Ethan Katz-Bassett (Columbia University); Sanjay Rao (Purdue University); Jibin Zhan, Hui Zhang (Conviva)

When the Dike Breaks: Dissecting DNS Defenses During DDoS
Giovane C. M. Moura (SIDN Labs/TU Delft); John Heidemann (USC/Information Sciences Institute); Moritz Müller (SIDN Labs/University of Twente); Ricardo de O. Schmidt (University of Passo Fundo); Marco Davids (SIDN Labs)

Where The Light Gets In: Analyzing Web Censorship Mechanisms in India
Tarun Kumar Yadav, Akshat Sinha, Devashish Gosain, Piyush Kumar Sharma, Sambuddho Chakravarty (IIIT Delhi)

Who Knocks at the IPv6 Door? Detecting IPv6 Scanning
Kensuke Fukuda (NII/Sokendai); John Heidemann (USC/ISI)