Symantec Research Labs

Symantec Research Labs
Symantec Research Labs (SRL) is Symantec’s global research organization and has played a leading role in developing and commercializing numerous cutting-edge technologies across Symantec’s business areas. Commercialized technologies from the group include industry leading rootkit protection, innovative browser protection technology to proactively block future exploits of known vulnerabilities, Symantec’s first antispam technology, generic exploit blocking technology that proactively blocks fast-spreading threats, online consumer security services, and technology to help protect our nation’s critical power-grid infrastructure. SRL also partners with outside organizations on joint projects, through its university and government research efforts.
PhorceField: A Phish-Proof Password Ceremony
Many widely deployed phishing defense schemes, such as SiteKey, use client-side secrets to help users confirm that they are visiting the correct website before entering their passwords.
Sanjay Sawhney – Director of Research
Sanjay Sawhney is Director of Research at Symantec Research Labs in Mountain View, CA, where he leads the SRL Core Research Group. Sanjay received a B.Tech. in Electrical Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, in 1985 and an M.S. in Computer Science from University of California, Santa Barbara, in 1987.
Large-Scale Distributed Systems Group (LSDS) Research Seminar
Department of Computing, Imperial College London
November 22, 2012
"Building a High-performance Deduplication System"
Petros Efstathopoulos, Speaker