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Website fingerprinting: attacking popular privacy enhancing technologies with the multinomial naïve-bayes classifier
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We present a novel method that applies common text mining techniques to the normalised frequency distribution of observable IP packet sizes. Expand
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Behavior-based tracking: Exploiting characteristic patterns in DNS traffic
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We review and evaluate three techniques that allow a passive adversary to track users who have dynamic IP addresses based on characteristic behavioral patterns, i.e., without cookies or similar techniques. Expand
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Tracking Users on the Internet with Behavioral Patterns: Evaluation of Its Practical Feasibility
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We evaluate the feasibility of behavior-based tracking of Internet users in a realistic setting with a large-scale dataset. Expand
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EncDNS: A Lightweight Privacy-Preserving Name Resolution Service
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We present EncDNS, a novel lightweight privacy-preserving name resolution service as a replacement for conventional third-party resolvers. Expand
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Performance Comparison of Low-Latency Anonymisation Services from a User Perspective
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We evaluate the performance of ANON and Tor from a user perspective and try to explain the source of any differences found. Expand
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Initial management of primary spontaneous pneumothorax with video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery: a 10-year experience.
OBJECTIVES First-line conservative treatment of primary spontaneous pneumothorax (PSP) may be challenged by recurrence rates and complications associated with different treatment options. The aim ofExpand
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Analyzing Characteristic Host Access Patterns for Re-identification of Web User Sessions
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We show how patterns mined from web traffic can be used to re-identify a majority of users, i. Expand
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Does less surgical trauma result in better outcome in management of iatrogenic tracheobronchial laceration?
Background Iatrogenic tracheobronchial injury is a rare, but severe complication of endotracheal intubation. Risk factors are emergency intubation, percutaneous dilatational tracheostomy andExpand
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Laribus: privacy-preserving detection of fake SSL certificates with a social P2P notary network
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We present Laribus, a peer-to-peer network designed to detect local man-in-the-middle attacks against secure socket layer/transport layer security (SSL/TLS). Expand
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Privacy-Preserving DNS: Analysis of Broadcast, Range Queries and Mix-Based Protection Methods
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We propose a dedicated DNS Anonymity Service which protects users' privacy. Expand
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