Our publications

2017

Integrating Verification and Repair into the Control Plane.

Aaron Gember-Jacobson, Costin Raiciu, Laurent Vanbever

ACM HotNets 2017. Palo Alto, California, USA (November 2017).

SWIFT: Predictive Fast Reroute.

Thomas Holterbach, Stefano Vissicchio, Alberto Dainotti, Laurent Vanbever

ACM SIGCOMM 2017. Los Angeles, California, USA (August 2017).

Network-wide Configuration Synthesis.

Ahmed El-Hassany, Petar Tsankov, Laurent Vanbever, Martin Vechev

CAV 2017. Heidelberg, Germany (July 2017).

Unsupervised Detection of APT C&C Channels using Web Request Graphs

Pavlos Lamprakis, Ruggiero Dargenio, David Gugelmann, Vincent Lenders, Markus Happe, Laurent Vanbever

DIMVA 2017. Bonn, Germany (July 2017).

Safe Update of Hybrid SDN Networks.

Stefano Vissicchio, Laurent Vanbever, Luca Cittadini, Geoffrey G. Xie, Olivier Bonaventure

IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking. Volume 25, Issue 3, pp. 1649-1662 (June 2017).

Hijacking Bitcoin: Routing Attacks on Cryptocurrencies.

Maria Apostolaki, Aviv Zohar, Laurent Vanbever

IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy. San Jose, CA, USA (May 2017).

SDX-Based Flexibility or Internet Correctness? Pick Two!

Rüdiger Birkner, Arpit Gupta, Nick Feamster, Laurent Vanbever

ACM SOSR 2017. Santa Clara, CA, USA (April 2017).

BigBug: Practical Concurrency Analysis for SDN.

Roman May, Ahmed El-Hassany, Laurent Vanbever, Martin Vechev

ACM SOSR 2017. Santa Clara, CA, USA (April 2017).

Swing State: Consistent Updates for Stateful and Programmable Data Planes.

Shouxi Luo, Hongfang Yu, Laurent Vanbever, Shouxi Luo, Hongfang Yu, Laurent Vanbever

ACM SOSR 2017. Santa Clara, CA, USA (April 2017).

iTAP: In-network Traffic Analysis Prevention Using Software-Defined Networks

Roland Meier, David Gugelmann, Laurent Vanbever

ACM SOSR 2017. Santa Clara, CA, USA (April 2017).

2016

Mille-Feuille: Putting ISP traffic under the scalpel.

Olivier Tilmans, Tobias Bühler, Stefano Vissicchio, Laurent Vanbever

ACM HotNets 2016. Atlanta, Georgia, USA (November 2016).

SDNRacer: Concurrency Analysis for Software-Defined Networks.

Ahmed El-Hassany, Jeremie Miserez, Pavol Bielik, Laurent Vanbever, Martin Vechev

ACM PLDI. Santa Barbara, CA, USA (June 2016).

An Industrial-Scale Software Defined Internet Exchange Point.

Arpit Gupta, Robert MacDavid, Rüdiger Birkner, Marco Canini, Nick Feamster, Jennifer Rexford, Laurent Vanbever

Usenix NSDI 2016. Santa Clara, CA, USA (March 2016).

FLANC: A Formal Logic for Authorizing Network Control.

Arpit Gupta, Nick Feamster, Laurent Vanbever

ACM SOSR 2016. Santa Clara, CA, USA (March 2016).

Safe and Flexible Controller Upgrades for SDNs.

Karla Saur, Joseph Collard, Nate Foster, Arjun Guha, Laurent Vanbever, Michael Hicks

ACM SOSR 2016. Santa Clara, CA, USA (March 2016).

2015

Destroying networks for fun (and profit).

Nick Shelly, Brendan Tschaen, Klaus-Tycho Forster, Michael Chang, Theophilus Benson, Laurent Vanbever

ACM HotNets 2015. Philadelphia, PA, USA (November 2015).

Quantifying interference between measurements on the RIPE Atlas platform.

Thomas Holterbach, Cristel Pelsser, Randy Bush, Laurent Vanbever

ACM IMC 2015. Tokyo, Japan (October 2015).

Central Control Over Distributed Routing.

Stefano Vissicchio, Olivier Tilmans, Laurent Vanbever, Jennifer Rexford

ACM SIGCOMM 2015. London, UK (August 2015).

Media coverage: ipSpace

RAPTOR: Routing Attacks on Privacy in Tor.

Yixin Sun, Anne Edmundson, Laurent Vanbever, Oscar Li, Jennifer Rexford, Mung Chiang, Prateek Mittal

USENIX Security 2015. Washington, D. C. , USA (August 2015).

SDNRacer: Detecting Concurrency Violations in Software-Defined Networks.

Jeremie Miserez, Pavol Bielik, Ahmed El-Hassany, Laurent Vanbever, Martin Vechev

ACM SOSR 2015. Santa Clara, CA, USA (June 2015).

Scalable Programmable Inbound Traffic Engineering.

Peng Sun, Laurent Vanbever, Jennifer Rexford

ACM SOSR 2015. Santa Clara, CA, USA (June 2015).

On the Co-Existence of Distributed and Centralized Routing Control-Planes.

Stefano Vissicchio, Luca Cittadini, Olivier Bonaventure, Geoffrey Xie, Laurent Vanbever

IEEE INFOCOM 2015. Hong Kong (April 2015).

2014

DRAGON: Distributed Route Aggregation on the Global Network.

João Luís Sobrinho, Laurent Vanbever, Franck Le, Jennifer Rexford

ACM CoNEXT 2014. Sydney, Australia (December 2014).

Anonymity on QuickSand: Using BGP to Compromise Tor.

Laurent Vanbever, Oscar Li, Jennifer Rexford, Prateek Mittal

ACM HotNets 2014. Los Angeles, CA, USA (October 2014).

Sweet Little Lies: Fake Topologies for Flexible Routing.

Stefano Vissicchio, Laurent Vanbever, Jennifer Rexford

ACM HotNets 2014. Los Angeles, CA, USA (October 2014).

In-Band Update for Network Routing Policy Migration.

Shuyuan Zhang, Sharad Malik, Sanjai Narain, Laurent Vanbever

IEEE ICNP 2014 (Concise Papers Track). Raleigh, North Carolina, USA (October 2014).

SDX: A Software Defined Internet Exchange.

Arpit Gupta, Laurent Vanbever, Muhammad Shahbaz, Sean Donovan, Brandon Schlinker, Nick Feamster, Jennifer Rexford, Scott Shenker, Russ Clark, Ethan Katz-Bassett

ACM SIGCOMM 2014. Chicago, IL, USA (August 2014).

Safe Routing Reconfigurations with Route Redistribution.

Stefano Vissicchio, Laurent Vanbever, Luca Cittadini, Geoffrey Xie, Olivier Bonaventure

IEEE INFOCOM 2014. Toronto, ON, Canada (April 2014).

Enabling SDN in old school networks with Software-Controlled Routing Protocols.

Laurent Vanbever, Stefano Vissicchio

Open Network Summit (Research Track). Santa Clara, CA, USA (March 2014).

2013

SoftCell: Scalable and Flexible Cellular Core Network Architecture.

Xin Jin, Li Erran Li, Laurent Vanbever, Jennifer Rexford

ACM CoNEXT 2013. Santa Barbara, CA, USA (December 2013).

Using Routers to Build Logic Circuits: How Powerful is BGP?

Marco Chiesa, Luca Cittadini, Giuseppe Di Battista, Laurent Vanbever, Stefano Vissicchio

IEEE ICNP 2013. Göttingen, Germany (October 2013).

Fun: Our paper is listed on Accidentally Turing-Complete

HotSwap: Correct and Efficient Controller Upgrades for Software-Defined Networks.

Laurent Vanbever, Joshua Reich, Theophilus Benson, Nate Foster, Jennifer Rexford

ACM SIGCOMM HotSDN 2013 Workshop. Hong Kong, China (August 2013).

When the Cure is Worse than the Disease: the Impact of Graceful IGP Operations on BGP.

Laurent Vanbever, Stefano Vissicchio, Luca Cittadini, Olivier Bonaventure

IEEE INFOCOM 2013. Turin, Italy (April 2013).

CellSDN: Software-Defined Cellular Core Networks.

Xin Jin, Li Erran Li, Laurent Vanbever, Jennifer Rexford

Open Network Summit (Research Track). Santa Clara, CA, USA (April 2013).

2012

iBGP Deceptions: More Sessions, Fewer Routes.

Stefano Vissicchio, Luca Cittadini, Laurent Vanbever, Olivier Bonaventure

IEEE INFOCOM 2012. Orlando, FL, USA (March 2012).

2011

Seamless Network-Wide IGP Migrations.

Laurent Vanbever, Stefano Vissicchio, Cristel Pelsser, Pierre Francois, Olivier Bonaventure

ACM SIGCOMM 2011. Toronto, ON, Canada (August 2011).

2009

A Hierarchical Model for BGP Routing Policies.

Laurent Vanbever, Bruno Quoitin, Olivier Bonaventure

ACM SIGCOMM PRESTO Workshop. Barcelona, Spain (August 2009).

2008

Towards Validated Network Configurations with NCGuard.

Laurent Vanbever, Grégory Pardoen, Olivier Bonaventure

Internet Network Management Workshop. Orlando, FL, USA (October 2008).