Limin Yang   (杨利民)

I am a Ph.D. student of Computer Science at UIUC since 08/2019.
I focus on security, measurement, and explainable AI.
My advisor is Dr. Gang Wang.

Contact: liminy2@illinois.edu

Office: Room 4111, Thomas M. Siebel Center, Urbana, IL 61801

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News
06/18/2020 Submitted my first paper to USENIX Security 2021!
Thanks a lot to my advisor and collaborators!
Publications
[USENIX Security'20] Measuring and Modeling the Label Dynamics of Online Anti-Malware Engines
Shuofei Zhu, Jianjun Shi, Limin Yang, Boqin Qin, Ziyi Zhang, Linhai Song, Gang Wang
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[SafeThings'20] A Case Study of the Security Vetting Process of Smart-home Assistant Applications
Hang Hu, Limin Yang, Shihan Lin, Gang Wang
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[IMC'19] Opening the Blackbox of VirusTotal: Analyzing Online Phishing Scan Engines
Peng Peng, Limin Yang, Linhai Song, Gang Wang
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[USENIX Security'18] Understanding the Reproducibility of Crowd-reported Security Vulnerabilities
Dongliang Mu, Alejandro Cuevas, Limin Yang, Hang Hu, Xinyu Xing, Bing Mao, Gang Wang
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[GLOBECOM'17] VulDigger: A Just-in-Time and Cost-Aware Tool for Digging Vulnerability-Contributing Changes
Limin Yang, et al.
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[PPNA'17] Characterizing User Behaviors in Location-based Find-and-Flirt Services: Anonymity and Demographics
Minhui Xue, Limin Yang, Keith W. Ross, Haifeng Qian
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Internship
Penn State Research Intern, Pennsylvania, US, 09/2017 – 02/2018
Xueba Jun Search and Rank Intern, Shanghai, China, 09/2016 – 10/2016
Peking University Exploit Intern, Beijing, China, 07/2015 – 08/2015
Awards
2017 ECNU Graduate Student Overseas Research Scholarship
2013-2015 ECNU Top-notch Innovative Personnel Training Plan
Teaching
2019 Spring CS-4264 Principles of Computer Security, Virginia Tech, Teaching Assistant
2018 Fall CS-3114 Data Structures and Algorithms, Virginia Tech, Teaching Assistant