Progressive Web App (PWA) is a new generation of Web application designed to provide native app-like browsing experiences even when a browser is offline. PWAs make full use of new HTML5 features which include push notification, cache, and service worker to provide short-latency and rich Web browsing experiences.
Web Security & Privacy (WSP) Lab looks at security and privacy shortcomings in complex software services including Web applications. Building automatic tools for finding such shortcomings is the main research goal of our lab. The vision of WSP lab is to find and implement novel ideas to make software services more secure and private. Our research interests include the following areas:
- General topics in Web security/privacy
- Static and dynamic analysis in finding vulnerabilities
- Applying machine learning to security
- Security of machine learning models
- Side-channel attacks
- Web authentication