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Patrick Tague

Associate Research Professor, Carnegie Mellon Silicon Valley and CyLab

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Patrick Tague

Research Areas

Mobility, Next Generation Secure and Available Networks

Cross Cutting Thrusts

Software Security

Biography

Patrick Tague is an Associate Research Professor at Carnegie Mellon University with appointments in the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department and the Information Networking Institute, and he is also the Associate Director of the INI. Patrick leads the Wireless Network & System Security group at the Silicon Valley Campus of CMU, and the group is affiliated with CMU CyLab. Patrick's research interests include wireless communications and networking; wireless/mobile security and privacy; robust and resilient networked systems; and analysis and sense-making of sensor network data. He received PhD and MS degrees in Electrical Engineering from the University of Washington as a member of the Network Security Lab and BS degrees in Mathematics and Computer Engineering from the University of Minnesota. Patrick received the Yang Research Award for outstanding graduate research in the UW Electrical Engineering Department, the Outstanding Graduate Research Award from the UW Center for Information Assurance and Cybersecurity, and the NSF CAREER award.

Research Projects

Behavior-based Mobility Research

Research Area: Mobility
Researchers: Patrick Tague, Joy Zhang

Comprehensive Security & Privacy for Next Generation Mobile Networks

Research Area: Mobility | Privacy Protection | Next Generation Secure and Available Networks
Researcher: Patrick Tague

Cross-Layer Self-Configuration for Secure and Resilient Networking

Research Area: Next Generation Secure and Available Networks
Cross Cutting Thrusts: Next Generation Threat Prediction and Response
Researcher: Patrick Tague

Evaluating and Controlling Personal Privacy in Smart Environments

Research Area: Secure Home Computing
Researchers: Patrick Tague, Anthony Rowe

Inference-Based Adaptation Techniques for Next Generation Jamming and Anti-Jamming Capabilities

Research Area: Next Generation Secure and Available Networks
Cross Cutting Thrusts: Next Generation Threat Prediction and Response | Threat Analysis and Modeling
Researcher: Patrick Tague

Adaptive Beamforming for Anti-Jamming and Assured Network Communications

Research Area: Next Generation Secure and Available Networks
Researchers: Patrick Tague, Jason Lohn, Derek Linden

Adaptive Strategies for Cross-Layer Jamming and Anti-Jamming

Research Area: Next Generation Secure and Available Networks
Cross Cutting Thrusts: Threat Analysis and Modeling | Next Generation Threat Prediction and Response
Researcher: Patrick Tague

Publications

"A5: Automated Analysis of Adversarial Android Applications". T. Vidas, J. Tan, J. Nahata, C.-L. Tan, N. Christin, and P. D. Tague, Proceedings of the 4th Annual ACM CCS Workshop on Security and Privacy in Smartphones and Mobile Devices (SPSM 2014), 2014.

"Non-Invasive User Tracking via Passive Sensing: Privacy Risks of Time-Series Occupancy Measurement". X. Wang and P. D. Tague, ACM Workshop on Artificial Intelligence and Security (AISec), 2014.

"JADE: Jamming-Averse Routing on Cognitive Radio Mesh Networks". Y. S. Kim, B. DeBruhl, and P. D. Tague, IEEE Workshop on Cognitive Radio and Electromagnetic Spectrum Security (CRESS), 2014.

"LAPWiN: Location-Aided Probing for Protecting User Privacy in Wi-Fi Networks". Y. S. Kim, Y. Tian, L. T. Nguyen, and P. D. Tague, IEEE Conference on Communications and Network Security (CNS), 2014.

"IdentityLink: User-Device Linking through Visual and RF-Signal Cues". L. T. Nguyen, Y. S. Kim, P. D. Tague, and J. Zhang, ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing (UbiComp), 2014.

"Proximity-Based Wireless Access Control through Considerate Jamming". Y. S. Kim and P. D. Tague, ACM Workshop on Security and Privacy Aspects of Mobile Environments (SPME), 2014.

"PrivateDroid: Private Browsing Mode for Android". S. M. Kywe, C. Landis, Y. Pei, J. Satterfield, Y. Tian, and P. D. Tague, IEEE International Conference on Trust, Security and Privacy in Computing and Communications (TrustCom), 2014.

"All Your Screens Are Belong to Us: Attacks Exploiting the HTML5 Screen Sharing API". Y. Tian, Y.-C. Liu, A. Bhosale, L.-S. Huang, P. D. Tague, and C. E. Jackson, IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy, 2014.

"OAuth Demystified for Mobile Application Developers". E. Chen, Y. Pei, S. Chen, Y. Tian, R. Kotcher, and P. D. Tague, ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security Proceedings, 2014.

"Power Napping with Loud Neighbors: Optimal Energy-Constrained Jamming and Anti-Jamming". B. DeBruhl, C. Kroer, A. Datta, T. Sandholm, and P. D. Tague, WiSec: Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Wireless Network Security, 2014.

"Keeping up with the Jammers: Observe-and-Adapt Algorithms for Studying Mutually Adaptive Opponents". B. DeBruhl and P. D. Tague, Pervasive and Mobile Computing, vol. 12, no. 1, pp. 244-257, 2014.

"Energy-Governed Resilient Networked Systems". Athreya, A. P., Chan-Maestas, H., Katz, E., Tague, P. D., & Iannucci, R. A. (2014). IEEE Consumer Communications and Networking Conference (CCNC).