Adam Lerner @ USENIX Security
Adam Lerner gave a great and well-received talk today at the USENIX Security Symposium. The USENIX Security Symposium is one of the leading publication venues in the computer security research field. Adam presented a paper, co-authored with Anna Kornfeld Simpson (co-student first author) and faculty members Franzi Roesner and Yoshi Kohno, titled “Internet Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Trackers: An Archaeological Study of Web Tracking from 1996 to 2016”. This research used the Wayback Machine‘s archive of the Internet to study the evolution of web tracking over time. Read the paper here and check out the associated web page here.