Workshop Program

The ANRW ’18 takes place in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, the venue of the IETF-102 meeting, on Monday, July 16, 2018.


Proceedings of the Applied Networking Research Workshop 2018 are available from the ACM Digital Library.


The recordings from the workshop are available on YouTube in four parts.


Time Session Session Chair


Welcome and Opening Remarks

Welcome and Opening Remarks
Speaker: Sharon Goldberg (Boston University)

Sharon Goldberg



Measuring Adoption of Security Additions to the HTTPS Ecosystem Invited talk
Speaker: Quirin Scheitle (Technical University of Munich)

Push Away Your Privacy: Precise User Tracking Based on TLS Client Certificate Authentication. Talk
Matthias Wachs (Technical University of Munich (TUM)), Quirin Scheitle (Technical University of Munich (TUM)), and Georg Carle (Technical University of Munich (TUM)).

Cloud Strife: Mitigating the Security Risks of Domain-Validated Certificates. Talk
Kevin Borgolte (UC Santa Barbara), Tobias Fiebig (TU Delft), Shuang Hao (UT Dallas), Christopher Kruegel (UC Santa Barbara), and Giovanni Vigna (UC Santa Barbara).

Studying TLS Usage in Android Apps. Talk
Abbas Razaghpanah (Stony Brook University), Arian Akhavan Niaki (UMass-Amherst), Narseo Vallina-Rodriguez (IMDEA Networks Institute/ICSI), Srikanth Sundaresan (Facebook), Johanna Amann (ICSI/Corelight), and Philippa Gill (UMass-Amherst).

Nick Sullivan



ARTEMIS: Neutralizing BGP Hijacking within a Minute Invited talk
Speaker: Alberto Dainotti (CAIDA)

Towards a Rigorous Methodology for Measuring Adoption of RPKI Route Validation and Filtering. Talk
Andreas Reuter (Freie Universität Berlin), Randy Bush (IIJ / Dragon Research), Italo Cunha (UMFG), Ethan Katz-Bassett (Columbia University), Thomas C. Schmidt (HAW Hamburg), and Matthias Wählisch (Freie Universität Berlin).

Nick Feamster


Lunch Break & Posters


Internet Infrastructure

Run, Walk, Crawl: Towards Dynamic Link Capacities Invited talk
Speaker: Monia Ghobadi (Microsoft Research)

Lights Out: Climate Change Risk to Internet Infrastructure. Talk
Ramakrishnan Durairajan (University of Oregon), Carol Barford (University of Wisconsin - Madison), and Paul Barford (University of Wisconsin - Madison and comScore Inc.).


Comments On DNS Robustness. Talk
Mark Allman (ICSI).

Preventing (Network) Time Travel with Chronos. Talk
Neta Rozen Schiff (The Hebrew University of Jerusalem), Michael Schapira (The Hebrew University of Jerusalem), Danny Dolev (The Hebrew University of Jerusalem), and Omer Deutsch (The Hebrew University of Jerusalem).

TCP Congestion Signatures Invited talk
Speaker: Amogh Dhamdhere (CAIDA)

Phillippa Gill


Beverage Break


Traffic Engineering

Why (and How) Networks Should Run Themselves Invited talk
Speaker: Nick Feamster (Princeton University)

Semi-Oblivious Traffic Engineering with SMORE. Talk
Praveen Kumar (Cornell University), Yang Yuan (Cornell University), Chris Yu (CMU), Nate Foster (Cornell University), Robert Kleinberg (Cornell University), Petr Lapukhov (Facebook), Chiun Lin Lim (Facebook), and Robert Soulé (Università della Svizzera italiana).

Brian Trammell


Anonymous Communications

An ISP-Scale Deployment of TapDance. Talk
Sergey Frolov (University of Colorado Boulder), Eric Wustrow (University of Colorado Boulder), Fred Douglas (Google), Will Scott (University of Michigan), Allison McDonald (University of Michigan), Benjamin VanderSloot (University of Michigan), Rod Hynes (Psiphon), Adam Kruger (Psiphon), Michalis Kallitsis (Merit Network), David G. Robinson (Upturn), Steve Schultze (Georgetown University Law Center), Nikita Borisov (University of Illinois), and J. Alex Halderman (University of Michigan).

Characterizing the Nature and Dynamics of Tor Exit Blocking. Talk
Rachee Singh (UMass Amherst), Rishab Nithyanand (Data & Society Research Institute), Sadia Afroz (UC Berkeley and International Computer Science Institute), Paul Pearce (UC Berkeley), Michael Carl Tschantz (International Computer Science Institute), Phillipa Gill (UMass Amherst), and Vern Paxson (UC Berkeley and International Computer Science Institute).


Roya Ensafi


Beverage Break