Ahmet Salih Buyukkayhan

Research Assistant      
Northeastern University Computer Science
805 Columbus Ave. 660 ISEC Building
Boston, MA 02115
asb [at] iseclab [dot] org    


I am a PhD candidate and research assistant at Northeastern University, College of Computer & Information Science and member of NEU SecLab. My research interests revolve around several topics in systems security with a focus on web security. Previously, I was working in R&D department of Nortel Netas where I was integrating new technologies into Nortel`s VOIP products. I received my B.S. degree in Computer Engineering from Istanbul Technical University and M.S. degree in Computer Engineering from Bogazici University, Istanbul, Turkey.


What’s in an Exploit? An Empirical Analysis of Reflected Server XSS Exploitation Techniques
Ahmet Salih Buyukkayhan, Can Gemicioglu, Tobias Lauinger, Alina Oprea, William Robertson, Engin Kirda
International Symposium on Research in Attacks, Intrusions and Defenses (RAID)
San Sebastian, Spain, October 2020
From Deletion to Re-Registration in Zero Seconds: Domain Registrar Behaviour During the Drop
Tobias Lauinger, Ahmet Salih Buyukkayhan, Abdelberi Chaabane, William Robertson, Engin Kirda
Internet Measurement Conference (IMC)
Boston, MA USA, October 2018
Lens on the endpoint: Hunting for malicious software through endpoint data analysis
Ahmet Salih Buyukkayhan, Alina Oprea, Zhou Li, William Robertson
International Symposium on Research in Attacks, Intrusions and Defenses (RAID)
Atlanta, GA USA, September 2017
Game of Registrars: An Empirical Analysis of Post-Expiration Domain Name Takeovers
Tobias Lauinger, Abdelberi Chaabane, Ahmet Salih Buyukkayhan, Kaan Onarlioglu, William Robertson
USENIX Security Symposium
Vancouver, BC CA, August 2017
CrossFire: An Analysis of Firefox Extension-Reuse Vulnerabilities
Ahmet Salih Buyukkayhan, Kaan Onarlioglu, William Robertson, Engin Kirda
Network and Distributed System Security Symposium (NDSS)
San Diego, CA USA, February 2016
Sentinel: Securing Legacy Firefox Extensions
Kaan Onarlioglu, Ahmet Salih Buyukkayhan, William Robertson, Engin Kirda
Computers & Security, 49, pages 147-161
Elsevier, March 2015
Differentiating voice and data traffic using statistical properties
Ahmet Salih Buyukkayhan, Adnan Kavak, Ece Yaprak
International Conference on Electronics, Computer and Computation (ICECCO)
Ankara, Turkey, November 2013