Publications

Refereed Publications


CONIKS: Bringing Key Transparency to End Users (pdf)
M. Melara, A. Blankstein, J. Bonneau, E. Felten, M. Freedman. USENIX Security 2015.
Won the 2017 Caspar Bowden PET Award

Shining the Floodlights on Mobile Web Tracking — A Privacy Survey (pdf)
C. Eubank, M. Melara, D. Perez Botero, A. Narayanan. W2SP 2013.

Vireos: an Integrated, Bottom-Up Educational Operating Systems Project with FPGA support (pdf)
M. Corliss, M. Melara. SIGCSE 2011.


Theses


CONIKS: Preserving Secure Communication with Untrusted Identity Providers (pdf)
M. Melara. Master's Thesis. Princeton University, Department of Computer Science.
Advisor: Edward W. Felten. 2014.

ELARA: Environmental Liaison and Automated Recycling Assistant (pdf)
M. Melara. Senior Honors Thesis. HWS Dept. of Math and Computer Science.
Advisor: John Vaughn. 2012.


Posters and Presentations


Protecting the IoT Against Data Leaks through Intra-Process Access Control (poster) (slides)
M. Melara. Stony Brook University, National Security Institute Security & Privacy Day 2017.

CONIKS: Bringing Key Transparency to End Users (slides)
M. Melara. USENIX Security 2015.

Building an Automatic and Scalable Tool for Improving Environmental Recycling: ELARA (poster)
M. Melara. HWS Summer Research Symposium 2011.

Using FPGAs to Create a Complete Computer System for the Classroom (slides)
M. Melara. NYCWiC 2011.

Using FPGAs to Create a Complete Computer System for the Classroom (poster)
M. Melara. HWS Summer Research Symposium 2010.


Other


Why Making Johnny's Key Management Transparent is So Challenging (blog post)
M. Melara. Freedom to Tinker. March 2016.