Publications: ( Google Scholar, dblp, Researchgate ,ORCHID )

PhD Dissertation: A Network Security Game Model (pdf)


Vivek Shandilya, S. Shiva. On Interaction with Suspected Users. under preparation.

Vivek Shandilya, Denese Ferebee, Chase Wu. Security in mHealth Systems. under preparation.

Vivek Shandilya, Chris Simmons, Sajjan Shiva. Issue resolution using attack graphs. under preparation.

Vivek Shandilya, S. Shiva, R. Silva-Lugo. Optimization of Software Test Case Selection Using an Evolutionary Algorithm: a Multi-objective Approach under submission.

K Gaston, Vivek Shandilya, Chris Simmons, E Davis, R Shannon. Saving Schrodinger: A Proposal for an Educational Video Game that Educates Players on Proper Software Security Practices and How to Implement Them. under submission.


Faisal Alsubaei, Abdullah Abuhussein, Vivek Shandilya, Sajjan Shiva. IoMT-SAF: Internet of Medical Things Security Assessment

Framework. Elsevier Journal on Internet of Things; Engineering Cyber Physical Human Systems, , 7 Oct 2019. (journal)


E. Aldhahri, V. Shandilya, S. Shiva. Crowdsourcing multi-objective recommendation system. Workshop on Online Recommender Systems and User Model in The Web Conference 2018 (WWW2018), April 23-27, Lyon, France)., 2018.(pdf)


Shandilya, V. and Shiva, S. (2017) On a Generic Security Game Model. Int. J. Communications , Network and System Sciences , 10, 142-172. (pdf)


Denise Ferebee, Vivek Shandilya, et al. A secure framework for mHealth data analytics with visualization. 35th IEEE International Performance Computing and Communications Conference (IPCCC), 2016 .


Eman Aldhari,Vivek Shandilya, S. Shiva. Towards effective commercial crowdsourcing. IEEE ISSC2015, San Francisco, April 2015.(pdf)

Vivek Shandilya, S. Shiva. A Network Security Game Model. in ACM CODASPY-2015, San Antonio, TX, March 2015.(pdf)


Vivek Shandilya, Chris B. Simmons, S. Shiva. Use of Attack Graphs in Security Systems. Journal of Computer Networks and Communications. vol. 2014, Article ID 818957, 13 pages, 2014.(pdf).(video Lecture)

Vivek Shandilya, Fahad. Polash, S. Shiva. A Multi-Layer Architecture for Spam Detection. International Journal of Computer Science & Information Technology;2014, Vol. 6 Issue 4, p193-200. (pdf).


Vivek Shandilya, S. Shiva. Security in the Cloud Based Systems: Structure and Breaches. ICITST-2013, London. (pdf).

Chris B, Simmons, Sajjan Shiva,Harkeerat Bedi, Vivek Shandilya. ADAPT: A Game Inspired Attack-Defense And Performance Metric Taxonomy. in Security and Privacy Protection in Information Processing Systems, pp. 344-365. Springer Berlin Heidelberg. (pdf).


H. Bedi, S. Shiva., Chris B. Simmons, V. Shandilya A Game Inspired Defense Architecture. Poster. Conference on Decision and Game Theory for Security. (GameSec 2012). Budapest, Hungary.Nov. (pdf).

V. Shandilya, S. Shiva. Security in the Cloud: A stake holder's perspective. SAM, Los Vegas. July. (pdf).

Chris B. Simmons, Sajjan Shiva, Vinthuy Phan, V. Shandilya, Lakisha. Simmons. IRS: An Issue Resolution system for Cyber Attack Classification and Management. SAM, Los Vegas. July. (pdf).


S. Shiva, R. Dharam, V. Shandilya. Runtime monitors as sensors of security systems. IASTED,Dallas. December. (pdf).


S. Roy, C. Ellis, S. Shiva, D. Dasgupta, V. Shandilya, Q. Wu. A survey of game theory as applied to network security. The 43rd Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences. (pdf).