Sebastian Neuner

is security analyst and researcher at SBA Research.Sebastian Neuner

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Research Interests

The main research fields of Sebastian are vulnerability discovery, systems security, cyber warfare and digital forensics.

Bio

Sebastian received a bachelor’s degree in Secure Information Systems at the University of Applied Sciences in Hagenberg. His bachelor’s thesis was about Coordinative Improvements of Capture the Flag Teams. He is currently working towards his master’s degree for Software Engineering and Internet Computing at TU Wien.
While working on his master’s thesis on USB security, he was invited by Prof. Engin Kirda in 2014, to work with him and his systems security group at Northeastern University in Boston.

Datasets

  • Our dataset of the paper “Time is on my side: Steganography in filesystem metadata” (DFRWS USA 2016) can be found here.
  • Our dataset of the paper “PeekaTorrent: Leveraging P2P Hash Values for Digital Forensics” (DFRWS USA 2016) can be found here.

Professional Activities

  • PC member at the International Conference on Availability, Reliability and Security (ARES), 2016
  • PC member at the International Workshop on Cyber Crime (IWCC), 2016

Publications

  • Sebastian Neuner and Martin Schmiedecker and Edgar R. Weippl, "Effectiveness of File‐based Deduplication in Digital Forensics," Security and Communication Networks, 2016. BibTeX | PDF
    @ARTICLE{Neuner2016Effectiveness,
      Author = {Sebastian Neuner and Martin Schmiedecker and {Edgar R.} Weippl},
      title = {Effectiveness of File‐based Deduplication in Digital Forensics},
      journal = {Security and Communication Networks},
      year = {2016},
      month = {0},
      pdf = {https://www.sba-research.org/wp-content/uploads/publications/Neuner2016Effectiveness_preprint.pdf},
      publisher = {Wiley},
      }
  • Sebastian Neuner and Artemios G. Voyiatzis and Martin Schmiedecker and Stefan Brunthaler and Stefan Katzenbeisser and Edgar R. Weippl, "Time is on my side: Steganography in filesystem metadata," in 16th Annual DFRWS Conference, 2016. BibTeX | PDF | Data
    @INPROCEEDINGS{Neuner2016Time,
      Author = {Sebastian Neuner and {Artemios G.} Voyiatzis and Martin Schmiedecker and Stefan Brunthaler and Stefan Katzenbeisser and {Edgar R.} Weippl},
      title = {Time is on my side: Steganography in filesystem metadata},
      booktitle = {16th Annual DFRWS Conference},
      year = {2016},
      month = {0},
      pdf = {https://www.sba-research.org/wp-content/uploads/publications/timestampStego_preprint.pdf},
      link_data = {https://www.sba-research.org/dfrws2016/},
      }
  • Sebastian Neuner and Martin Schmiedecker and Edgar R. Weippl, "PeekaTorrent: Leveraging P2P Hash Values for Digital Forensics," in 16th Annual DFRWS Conference, 2016. BibTeX | PDF | Src | Data
    @INPROCEEDINGS{Neuner2016PeekaTorrent,
      Author = {Sebastian Neuner and Martin Schmiedecker and {Edgar R.} Weippl},
      sbahotlist = {true},
      title = {PeekaTorrent: Leveraging P2P Hash Values for Digital Forensics},
      booktitle = {16th Annual DFRWS Conference},
      year = {2016},
      month = {0},
      pdf = {https://www.sba-research.org/wp-content/uploads/publications/peekatorrent_preprint.pdf},
      link_source = {https://github.com/schmiedecker/peekatorrent},
      link_data = {https://www.peekatorrent.org},
      }
  • Martin Schmiedecker and Sebastian Neuner, "On Reducing Bottlenecks in Digital Forensics," ERCIM News, 2016. BibTeX | PDF
    @ARTICLE{Schmiedecker2016Reducing,
      Author = {Martin Schmiedecker and Sebastian Neuner},
      title = {On Reducing Bottlenecks in Digital Forensics},
      journal = {ERCIM News},
      year = {2016},
      month = {0},
      pdf = {https://www.sba-research.org/wp-content/uploads/publications/EN106-peekaTorrent.pdf},
      }
  • Sebastian Neuner and Martin Schmiedecker and Sebastian Schrittwieser and Edgar R. Weippl, "Gradually Improving the Forensic Process," in International Workshop on Cyber Crime (IWCC), 2015. BibTeX | PDF
    @INPROCEEDINGS{Neuner2015Gradually,
      Author = {Sebastian Neuner and Martin Schmiedecker and Sebastian Schrittwieser and {Edgar R.} Weippl},
      title = {Gradually Improving the Forensic Process},
      booktitle = {International Workshop on Cyber Crime (IWCC)},
      year = {2015},
      month = {8},
      pdf = {https://www.sba-research.org/wp-content/uploads/publications/Neuner_IWCC2015.pdf},
      }
  • Sebastian Neuner and Victor Van der Veen and Martina Lindorfer and Markus Huber and Georg Merzdovnik and Martin Schmiedecker and Edgar R. Weippl, "Enter Sandbox: Android Sandbox Comparison," in Proceedings of the IEEE Mobile Security Technologies Workshop (MoST), 2014. BibTeX | PDF | Slides
    @INPROCEEDINGS{Neuner2014Enter,
      Author = {Sebastian Neuner and Victor {Van der Veen} and Martina Lindorfer and Markus Huber and Georg Merzdovnik and Martin Schmiedecker and {Edgar R.} Weippl},
      title = {Enter Sandbox: Android Sandbox Comparison},
      booktitle = {Proceedings of the IEEE Mobile Security Technologies Workshop (MoST)},
      year = {2014},
      month = {5},
      pdf = {mostAndroid.pdf},
      publisher = {IEEE},
      link_slides = {http://www.slideshare.net/SBAResearch/enter-sandbox-android-sandbox-comparison},
      }
  • Christian Kadluba and Martin Schmiedecker and Lorenz Zechner and Sebastian Neuner and Edgar R. Weippl, "Windows Installer Security," in Sixth ASE International Conference on Privacy, Security, Risk and Trust (PASSAT 2014), 2014. BibTeX | PDF
    @INPROCEEDINGS{Kadluba2014Windows,
      Author = {Christian Kadluba and Martin Schmiedecker and Lorenz Zechner and Sebastian Neuner and {Edgar R.} Weippl},
      title = {Windows Installer Security},
      booktitle = {Sixth ASE International Conference on Privacy, Security, Risk and Trust (PASSAT 2014)},
      year = {2014},
      month = {12},
      pdf = {Sebastian Neuner msiInstaller.pdf},
      }
  • Martin Schmiedecker and Sebastian Neuner and Peter Kieseberg and Markus Huber and Sebastian Schrittwieser and Edgar R. Weippl, "Quantifying Windows File Slack in Size and Stability," in Ninth Annual IFIP WG 11.9 International Conference on Digital Forensics, 2013. BibTeX | PDF | Slides | Data
    @INPROCEEDINGS{Mulazzani_Slackspace_Quantifiation_2013,
      Author = {Martin Schmiedecker and Sebastian Neuner and Peter Kieseberg and Markus Huber and Sebastian Schrittwieser and {Edgar R.} Weippl},
      title = {Quantifying Windows File Slack in Size and Stability},
      booktitle = {Ninth Annual IFIP WG 11.9 International Conference on Digital Forensics},
      year = {2013},
      month = {1},
      pdf = {ifipSlack_2013_preprint.pdf},
      link_data = {http://128.130.204.91/slackspaceDataset.7z},
      link_slides = {http://www.slideshare.net/SBAResearch/quantifying-windows-file-slack-in-size-and-stability},
      }

View all publications

  • Sebastian Neuner and Martin Schmiedecker and Edgar R. Weippl, "Effectiveness of File‐based Deduplication in Digital Forensics," Security and Communication Networks, 2016. BibTeX | PDF
    @ARTICLE{Neuner2016Effectiveness,
      Author = {Sebastian Neuner and Martin Schmiedecker and {Edgar R.} Weippl},
      title = {Effectiveness of File‐based Deduplication in Digital Forensics},
      journal = {Security and Communication Networks},
      year = {2016},
      month = {0},
      pdf = {https://www.sba-research.org/wp-content/uploads/publications/Neuner2016Effectiveness_preprint.pdf},
      publisher = {Wiley},
      }
  • Sebastian Neuner and Artemios G. Voyiatzis and Martin Schmiedecker and Stefan Brunthaler and Stefan Katzenbeisser and Edgar R. Weippl, "Time is on my side: Steganography in filesystem metadata," in 16th Annual DFRWS Conference, 2016. BibTeX | PDF | Data
    @INPROCEEDINGS{Neuner2016Time,
      Author = {Sebastian Neuner and {Artemios G.} Voyiatzis and Martin Schmiedecker and Stefan Brunthaler and Stefan Katzenbeisser and {Edgar R.} Weippl},
      title = {Time is on my side: Steganography in filesystem metadata},
      booktitle = {16th Annual DFRWS Conference},
      year = {2016},
      month = {0},
      pdf = {https://www.sba-research.org/wp-content/uploads/publications/timestampStego_preprint.pdf},
      link_data = {https://www.sba-research.org/dfrws2016/},
      }
  • Sebastian Neuner and Martin Schmiedecker and Edgar R. Weippl, "PeekaTorrent: Leveraging P2P Hash Values for Digital Forensics," in 16th Annual DFRWS Conference, 2016. BibTeX | PDF | Src | Data
    @INPROCEEDINGS{Neuner2016PeekaTorrent,
      Author = {Sebastian Neuner and Martin Schmiedecker and {Edgar R.} Weippl},
      sbahotlist = {true},
      title = {PeekaTorrent: Leveraging P2P Hash Values for Digital Forensics},
      booktitle = {16th Annual DFRWS Conference},
      year = {2016},
      month = {0},
      pdf = {https://www.sba-research.org/wp-content/uploads/publications/peekatorrent_preprint.pdf},
      link_source = {https://github.com/schmiedecker/peekatorrent},
      link_data = {https://www.peekatorrent.org},
      }
  • Martin Schmiedecker and Sebastian Neuner, "On Reducing Bottlenecks in Digital Forensics," ERCIM News, 2016. BibTeX | PDF
    @ARTICLE{Schmiedecker2016Reducing,
      Author = {Martin Schmiedecker and Sebastian Neuner},
      title = {On Reducing Bottlenecks in Digital Forensics},
      journal = {ERCIM News},
      year = {2016},
      month = {0},
      pdf = {https://www.sba-research.org/wp-content/uploads/publications/EN106-peekaTorrent.pdf},
      }
  • Sebastian Neuner and Martin Schmiedecker and Sebastian Schrittwieser and Edgar R. Weippl, "Gradually Improving the Forensic Process," in International Workshop on Cyber Crime (IWCC), 2015. BibTeX | PDF
    @INPROCEEDINGS{Neuner2015Gradually,
      Author = {Sebastian Neuner and Martin Schmiedecker and Sebastian Schrittwieser and {Edgar R.} Weippl},
      title = {Gradually Improving the Forensic Process},
      booktitle = {International Workshop on Cyber Crime (IWCC)},
      year = {2015},
      month = {8},
      pdf = {https://www.sba-research.org/wp-content/uploads/publications/Neuner_IWCC2015.pdf},
      }
  • Sebastian Neuner and Victor Van der Veen and Martina Lindorfer and Markus Huber and Georg Merzdovnik and Martin Schmiedecker and Edgar R. Weippl, "Enter Sandbox: Android Sandbox Comparison," in Proceedings of the IEEE Mobile Security Technologies Workshop (MoST), 2014. BibTeX | PDF | Slides
    @INPROCEEDINGS{Neuner2014Enter,
      Author = {Sebastian Neuner and Victor {Van der Veen} and Martina Lindorfer and Markus Huber and Georg Merzdovnik and Martin Schmiedecker and {Edgar R.} Weippl},
      title = {Enter Sandbox: Android Sandbox Comparison},
      booktitle = {Proceedings of the IEEE Mobile Security Technologies Workshop (MoST)},
      year = {2014},
      month = {5},
      pdf = {mostAndroid.pdf},
      publisher = {IEEE},
      link_slides = {http://www.slideshare.net/SBAResearch/enter-sandbox-android-sandbox-comparison},
      }
  • Christian Kadluba and Martin Schmiedecker and Lorenz Zechner and Sebastian Neuner and Edgar R. Weippl, "Windows Installer Security," in Sixth ASE International Conference on Privacy, Security, Risk and Trust (PASSAT 2014), 2014. BibTeX | PDF
    @INPROCEEDINGS{Kadluba2014Windows,
      Author = {Christian Kadluba and Martin Schmiedecker and Lorenz Zechner and Sebastian Neuner and {Edgar R.} Weippl},
      title = {Windows Installer Security},
      booktitle = {Sixth ASE International Conference on Privacy, Security, Risk and Trust (PASSAT 2014)},
      year = {2014},
      month = {12},
      pdf = {Sebastian Neuner msiInstaller.pdf},
      }
  • Martin Schmiedecker and Sebastian Neuner and Peter Kieseberg and Markus Huber and Sebastian Schrittwieser and Edgar R. Weippl, "Quantifying Windows File Slack in Size and Stability," in Ninth Annual IFIP WG 11.9 International Conference on Digital Forensics, 2013. BibTeX | PDF | Slides | Data
    @INPROCEEDINGS{Mulazzani_Slackspace_Quantifiation_2013,
      Author = {Martin Schmiedecker and Sebastian Neuner and Peter Kieseberg and Markus Huber and Sebastian Schrittwieser and {Edgar R.} Weippl},
      title = {Quantifying Windows File Slack in Size and Stability},
      booktitle = {Ninth Annual IFIP WG 11.9 International Conference on Digital Forensics},
      year = {2013},
      month = {1},
      pdf = {ifipSlack_2013_preprint.pdf},
      link_data = {http://128.130.204.91/slackspaceDataset.7z},
      link_slides = {http://www.slideshare.net/SBAResearch/quantifying-windows-file-slack-in-size-and-stability},
      }