Peer Reviewed Conference Papers

M. Dietz, D.S. Wallach, "Hardening Persona – Improving Federated Web Login", 2014 Network and Distributed System Security Symposium (NDSS), 2014. [ pdf | slides | talk ]

A. Czeskis, M. Dietz, T. Kohno, D. S. Wallach, and D. Balfanz, "Strengthening User Authentication through Opportunistic Cryptographic Identity Assertions", 19th ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS). Raleigh, NC. October 16-18, 2012 [pdf | slides | talk]

M. Dietz, A. Czeskis, D.S. Wallach, and D. Balfanz, "Origin-Bound Certificates: A Fresh Approach to Strong Client Authentication for the Web", Proceedings of the 21st Usenix Security Symposium , 2012. [pdf | slides | talk]

S. Shekhar, M. Dietz, and D.S. Wallach, "AdSplit: Separating smartphone advertising from applications", Proceedings of the 21st Usenix Security Symposium, 2012. [pdf | slides | talk]

M. Dietz, S. Shekhar, Y. Pisetsky, A. Shu, and D.S. Wallach, "Quire: lightweight provenance for smart phone operating systems", Proceedings of the 20th Usenix Security Symposium, 2011. [pdf | slides | talk]

Workshop Papers

P. Maniatis, M. Dietz, and C. Papamanthou, "MOMMIE knows best: systematic optimizations for verifiable distributed algorithms", Proceedings of the 13th USENIX conference on Hot topics in operating systems, 2011. [pdf]

Masters thesis

M. Dietz, "Quire: lightweight provenance for smart phone operating systems", Rice University, 2011. - [pdf | slides]


M. Dietz, "Improving user authentication on the web: Protected login, strong sessions, and identity federation", Rice University.,2014. [ pdf | slides ]