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Steven Murdoch

Steven James Murdoch is a security researcher in the Computer Science Department, University College London. His research covers privacy-enhancing technology, Internet censorship, and anonymous communication, in particular Tor. He is also known for discovering several vulnerabilities in the EMV bank chipcard payment system (Chip and PIN).[5][7][8][9][10][11][12]

Dr. Steven Murdoch
Born Steven James Murdoch
Residence United Kingdom
Nationality British
Alma mater University of Cambridge
Known for Tor project[1]
EMV/Chip and PIN[2]
Website www.cs.ucl.ac.uk/staff/s.murdoch/
Scientific career
Fields Security
Privacy
Anonymous communication[3][4]
Chip and PIN
Europay, Master and Visa (EMV)[5]
Institutions Computer Science Department, University College London
Thesis Covert channel vulnerabilities in anonymity systems (2008)
Doctoral advisor Markus Kuhn[6]

EducationEdit

Murdoch was educated at the University of Cambridge completing a PhD on computer security supervised by Markus Kuhn in 2008.[4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Murdoch, Steven J.; Danezis, George (2005). "Low-Cost Traffic Analysis of Tor". 2005 IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy (S&P'05) (PDF). p. 183. ISBN 0-7695-2339-0. doi:10.1109/SP.2005.12. 
  2. ^ Murdoch, Steven J.; Drimer, Saar; Anderson, Ross; Bond, Mike (2010). "Chip and PIN is Broken". 2010 IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy (PDF). p. 433. ISBN 978-1-4244-6894-2. doi:10.1109/SP.2010.33. 
  3. ^ Murdoch, S. J.; Lewis, S. (2005). "Embedding Covert Channels into TCP/IP". Information Hiding. Lecture Notes in Computer Science. 3727. p. 247. ISBN 978-3-540-29039-1. doi:10.1007/11558859_19. 
  4. ^ a b Murdoch, Steven James (2008). Covert channel vulnerabilities in anonymity systems (PhD thesis). University of Cambridge. 
  5. ^ a b Steven J. Murdoch publications indexed by Google Scholar  
  6. ^ Steven J. Murdoch at the Mathematics Genealogy Project
  7. ^ Banking security, Computer Laboratory, University of Cambridge
  8. ^ Threat to chip-and-pin terminals, BBC News, 2 January 2010
  9. ^ Murdoch, Steven J.'s publications indexed by the Scopus bibliographic database, a service provided by Elsevier. (subscription required)
  10. ^ Steven J. Murdoch author profile page at the ACM Digital Library  
  11. ^ Steven J. Murdoch at DBLP Bibliography Server
  12. ^ List of publications from Microsoft Academic Search