Here is my CV.
Mailing Address: Department of Computer Science, 35 Olden Street, Princeton, NJ 08540-5233
I received B.A degree in Computer Science (Highest Distinction) and Mathematics from University of Virginia in 2013.
I also worked at ICF for one year from 2013 to 2014 before entering grad school.
I am broadly interested in network security, privacy and anonymity. More specifically, I have recently worked on
Tor network (check our Raptor site)
RAPTOR: Routing Attacks on Privacy in Tor (USENIX Sec’15)
Counter-RAPTOR: Safeguarding Tor Against Active Routing Attacks (IEEE S&P’17, to appear)
DNS Monitoring and Attack Detection
A new DNS monitoring system and new detection techniques on DNS-based attacks (in collaboration with NEC Labs, currently under submission)
Ph.D. Computer Science, Princeton University, Sep. 2014 - Present
M.A. Computer Science, Princeton University, Sep. 2014 - May. 2016
B.A. Computer Science and Mathematics, University of Virginia, Aug. 2009 - May. 2013
Yixin Sun, Anne Edmundson, Nick Feamster, Mung Chiang, Prateek Mittal
Counter-RAPTOR: Safeguarding Tor Against Active Routing Attacks
38th IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, San Jose, CA, May 2017 (13% acceptance rate, to appear)
Yixin Sun, Anne Edmundson, Laurent Vanbever, Oscar Li, Jennifer Rexford, Mung Chiang, Prateek Mittal
RAPTOR: Routing Attacks on Privacy in Tor
24th USENIX Security Symposium, Washington D.C., Aug. 2015 (15% acceptance rate)
Yixin Sun, Kevin Skadron
Prefix Scan and Minimum Spanning Tree with OpenCL
University of Virginia Dept. of Computer Science Tech Report, CS-2013-02
Peng Su, Byungkyu (Brian) Park, Joyoung Lee, Yixin Sun
Proof-of-Concept Study for a Roadway Reservation System
Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board, 2381.1 (2013): 1-8.
Research Intern, NEC Labs, May. 2016 - Aug. 2016
Research Intern, Verisign Labs, Jun. 2015 - Aug. 2015
Web Developer, ICF International, Jun. 2012 - Aug. 2012 and Jul. 2013 - Jun. 2014