Talk: Compositional Security for Decentralized Systems
Ethan Cecchetti: Post-doc, Maryland Cybersecurity Center, University of Maryland; PhD from Cornell
Bio: Ethan studies the security of complex systems of interconnected modules that may not trust each other. He brings together techniques from programming languages and applied cryptography to better understand the security needs of such systems. His work designing secure systems and building tools and frameworks to ease their development has won best paper awards and nominations at IEEE S&P and CCS. Ethan is currently a postdoc at the Maryland Cybersecurity Center at the University of Maryland. He earned his PhD from Cornell in 2021 working with Andrew Myers and Ari Juels, and is the recipient of a 2017 NDSEG fellowship.