David M. Sommer

I am a PhD student in the System Security group at ETH Zürich in Switzerland.

Scientific Publications

Cyber-Risks in Paper-Voting

David Sommer, Moritz Schneider, Jannik Gut, Srdjan Capkun

arXiv preprint

arXiv

Privacy Loss Classes: The Central Limit Theorem in Differential Privacy

David Sommer, Sebastian Meiser, and Esfandiar Mohammadi.

Proceedings on Privacy Enhancing Technologies 2 (PoPETS), 2019

pdf | eprint | bib | DOI | slides

Deniable Upload and Download via Passive Participation

David Sommer, Aritra Dhar, Esfandiar Mohammadi, Daniel Ronzani, and Srdjan Capkun

USENIX Symposium on Networked Systems Design and Implementation (NSDI'19), 2019

pdf | bib | DOI | slides | source-code Github -- local

Teaching Authentication in High Schools: Challenges and Lessons Learned.

Elizabeth Stobert, Elizabeta Cavar, Luka Malisa, and David Sommer

USENIX Workshop on Advances in Security Education (ASE'17), 2017

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ROTE: Rollback Protection for Trusted Execution.

Sinisa Matetic, Mansoor Ahmed, Kari Kostiainen, Aritra Dhar, David Sommer, Arthur Gervais, Ari Juels, Srdjan Capkun

26th USENIX Security Symposium, 2017

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Hacking in the Blind: (Almost) Invisible Runtime User Interface Attacks.

Luka Malisa, Kari Kostiainen, Thomas Knell, David Sommer, Srdjan Capkun

Conference on Cryptographic Hardware and Embedded Systems (CHES), 2017

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Talks

July 2019, PETS'19, Stockholm, Sweden

Privacy Loss Classes: The Central Limit Theorem in Differential Privacy

slides

Feb 2019, NSDI'19, Bosten, USA

Deniable Upload and Download via Passive Participation

slides

Nov 2017, ZISC Lunch Seminar, Zürich, Switzerland

CoverUp: Privacy Through “Forced” Participation in Anonymous Communication Networks

slides

Teaching

SS 2019

Introduction to Machine Learning (TA)

WS 2018

Informatik für Mathematiker und Physiker (C++ Introduction) (TA)

SS 2018

Design of Digital Circuits (TA)

WS 2017

Informatik für Mathematiker und Physiker (C++ Introduction) (TA)

SS 2017

Design of Digital Circuits (TA)

WS 2016

Informatik für Mathematiker und Physiker (C++ Introduction) (TA)

SS 2016

Design of Digital Circuits (TA)

Some TA slides are here