Professional Activities

Program committee member
  • Africacrypt 2017
Reviewer
  • Journal of Information Processing Letters (IPL)
  • IEEE transactions on computers
  • Journal of microprocessors and microsystems.
  • Selected Areas in Cryptography (SAC) 2014 and 2015.
  • Africacrypt 2013 and 2014.
  • Lightsec 2014 and 2015.
Helper (organizing/editing) for SAC 2014 (Held at Concordia University)
Co-organizer of the UAE IT marathon.

Talks

  • Feb. 07, 2017 “Automatic tools for cryptanalysis using (MILP)”, seminar of the ComSec group at UW, Canada, invited presentation.
  • Oct. 20, 2016 “Cryptographic backdoors and malicious hashing”, seminar of the ComSec group at UW, Canada, invited presentation.
  • Sep. 02, 2014 “Di erential sieving MitM attack with application to LBlock”, Lightsec 2014, Istanbul, Turkey.
  • Dec. 05, 2013 “A heuristic algorithm for nding compatible di erential paths”, Asiacrypt 2013, Bangalore, India.
  • Nov. 28, 2013 “Rebound attacks on Stribog”, ICISC 2013, Seol, South Korea.